Wave systems Effects
Today’s lesson will be making top River shot. I will follow show you how PS effects can be used.
Create new document:
So create a new Doc and a layer in FILES menu.
Add a gradient like this one:
Plus another gradient.
I’ve also decoded o put an effect ?> Filters>Distort>Wave. You can play with wave value as you like.
Use quick mask. Wanted to detail the center Blue wave. So press (q) a begin painting the areas with the brush.
These changes to a selection (tap q Once more to turn off Quick mask).
And invert it.
SELECT INVERSE command.
Something like this. I used Blur on this area. As a result I get this.
I decided to put some texture for better look.
Use layer styles for this purpose.
You can actually play with scale and depth. I did it like that .
I used color balance to reach this color. Create a new Adjustments Layer.
As a result I get this:
Actually I didn’t know what it is gong to be when I have started it bit know I see a river here.
I want to use Filters> Distort>Twirl.
I suggest you to paint a little. To make the illustration more real, create a new layer on the top and begin to paint.
First I want to fix Sand color.
A little bit more:
Then the water:
Here you can see some interesting brush settings:
And finally my top river view is finished.
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