Take your professional or personal photography skill to the next level with this creative techniques.
Add color overlays to your photos in Photoshop and create unique, personalized look, that will stand you out of crowd.
The structure of this course is based on several years of experience in teaching online students. For only a one time fee you can get a Lifetime access to this growing course and its digital assets.
Learn new skills in Photoshop, by understanding principles of complementary colors and how they interact together to bring emotional response from viewer.
I recommend you follow the designated order of the sections and tutorials, but don't feel locked into it. Please just be sure to view the “Introduction” before you proceed to the course.
Free support files to follow along in the lectures, or you can use your own. Plus additional download with resources and support files.
This course included hands on projects in end of the course, be sure to do them. It would help you secure knowledge with practice. Don’t feel locked to provided images, you can always use your own.
This course help you with existing projects and it also help you to get new clients with your growing photoshop skills.
Let my work speak for itself. Check my bio on this page. As well visit my creative web pages for examples of digital compositions, that you can make after taking this course.
We will be answering questions :
What is color overlay.
What type of color overlays.
When best to use them.
How do they work.
We will look at how to select matching colors.
Why some colors works better together.
Looking on different type of color wheels and selection pattern
Using gradient overlays to stylize photo
Using curves as stylizing tool
Additional online and downloadable assets that will help you in future works.
What are the requirements?
Mac or PC with Adobe Photoshop (CC preferable) installed.
Access to the digital assets of this course. Download them here.
Some knowledge of Photoshop principles.
What am I going to get from this course?
Understanding of color matching concept
Understanding of color overlay modes
Gain an knowledge on how to color stylize photos in Photoshop
How to create personal looks for your photos.
How to use gradient overlays
How to use color curves
What is the target audience?
Digital artist who want improve their skill in Photoshop
Photographers with a creative soul
Artists who want take the next step in becoming professional
Artists looking to add individual style to their work
Introduction video, what this course about. What will you learn and how it will help you.
Using gradient fill as adjustment layer to change photo tone.
Adding color map adjustment layer for color overlay
Using curves as adjustment layer for color overlays
Setup color gradient in layer style.
How to use swatches in Photoshop
Basic color theory . Adobe color wheel.
Compare different type of color overlays
Different overlay modes, how to use them.
Lets have short quiz to help remember basic principals
Hands on projects. Using gradient colors to add visual impact.
Creating vintage look with color mapping adjustment layer.
Stylizing photo with adjustment layers color curves
Creating painting look with color maps and adjustment curves
Using mixed overlays, curves and mask to creating visual impact photo
Where to find more tools? Where to find more information?
Certified trainer, Published and award winning digital artist and photographer.
Adobe Users Group leader of my area.
Hi, I am Vladimir Chopine, owner of Geekatplay Studio, who has provided training for many years to professional digital artists all over world. I currently have over 3000+ individual video tutorials and printed tutorials, as well as published books and magazine articles.
My digital art speaks for itself with unique compositing techniques and photography style.
I began as an artist over 35 years ago as a traditional cartoon animator and camera man. Later, I acquired multiple degrees equivalent to a Masters, in Computer science, Marketing and other areas. I have received multiple awards for computer animations, digital art, matte paintings, and photography and have been published in many magazines and books. I even published my own book about creating your own 3D environments with Vue.
I’ve created hundreds of commercial digital compositions, and during all those years I’ve developed and polished various techniques in Photoshop and have hosted multiple workshops and live classes. I am happy to share my knowledge on my web site and my youtube channel,
and now bring this popular teaching style and my skills and experience with students to Udemy!
I hope that these skills help you discover new creative outlets, to grow at your work, find new clients, and sell your art for more money.
Start learning now!
See you in the course!