Creative Photoshop CS4: Digital Illustration and Art Techniques

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Taylor & Francis, Nov 12, 2012 - Design - 424 pages
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If you are a digital artist, illustrator, cartoonist, graphic artist, designer, or serious hobbyist looking for new and interesting ways to use Photoshop, this is the book for you! You already know how to use Photoshop as an image editing tool; now, challenge yourself and discover the more artistic aspects of the program with one of the world's best teachers by your side.

In addition to four brand new chapters on real world projects, this new edition of award-winning digital artist Derek Lea's bestselling Creative Photoshop contains several brand new features such as "What you'll learn in this chapter? summaries, so you can quickly find projects using the specific tools you'd like to focus on, and supplementary information at the end of each chapter, containing useful resources and additional gallery images to provide further study and inspiration. As you work through Derek's fantastic artistic methods, be sure to visit for more information, including the project files for each chapter, available for download for you to work with, a reader forum, and more.

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Illustrating from Sketches
Retro Art Effects
Coloring Comic
Unconventional Methods
Antique Effects
Photocopier Meets Photoshop
UrbanLowbrow Art Part Three Real World Photoshop
Sketch andDryBrush Effects Chapter 13Simulated ScreenPrinting Chapter 14RealWorld Collage Chapter 15 In andOut of Photoshop

Tracing Photographs

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Award-winning digital illustrator, author and regular contributor of tutorials and articles on Photoshop and Illustrator techniques to leading magazines worldwide; professor of Graphic Design-Media at the Centennial College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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