Friday, August 12, 2011

Shadows creating in photoshop easy steps

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Creating shadow in photoshop is one of the easiest way.In this tutorial i will help you to create shadow using photoshop in easy steps.

  1. First you create a new layer.Then using Rectangular tool create  a box in the new layer.
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  2. Then create an another layer with the name "shadow" and fill the gray color("#5e5e5e").Then using hte eraser tool(shortcut "E") select a smooth edged brush and then erase the left area.It will look like the following image.
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  3. Send the image to the back of the previous layer and then go tho the "Filter" menu and select the "Blur" option and in that option go the "Gaussion Blur". Then give the blur to "5".
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  4. Then "Skew" the erased area.See the following image.
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  5. And take the copy of shadow layer pressing the alt tab and dragging.Then the rename it shadow2 then right click Flip Horizondal and adjust the shadow2 look like the following image.
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  6. Then Merge the two layers pressing. "Ctrl+E".Finally adjust shadow image. Then transform the image pressing "Ctrl+T" or goto Edit-Free transform.Adjust the image good for you.
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3 comments:

Barjinder said...

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Barjinder said...

i like your blog about shadows created in photoshop. i want to tell you that, i also interested in web designing and photoshop. i have created my village's website. the website is "www.kakrakalanshahkot.in" chek it and give me your feedback. about this website. i want to join IT industry how i can join this? give me some ideas to join this, i will very thankful to you.

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