This tutorial covers the creation of a sci-fi illustration using various brushes and techniques in Photoshop. Techniques such as the lasso tool and different layer modes will be discussed as well as topics like composition, anatomy, lighting, eye flow, and many other aspects to creating an illustration. This video is 200 minutes in length. The first 30 minutes are sped up by 2x, but the remaining 170 minutes are filmed in real time. Also included in this tutorial are Daarken’s Photoshop brushes and a flattened PSD so that you can follow along.
Level – Advanced
Length – 200 min.
Format – QuickTime 1280×800
Bonus Material – Brushes and PSD file
Language – English, full commentary
Software – Photoshop
Topics covered – Composition, anatomy, lighting, and mech design.
IMPORTANT PLEASE READ – Before you can watch the video you will need to unzip the files using a program such as Winzip, Winrar, The Unarchiver, etc. In order to unzip the files, you must have all of them located in the same directory. Even though there are four files, you only need to extract the file ending with z01. Below is a video showing how to extract the tutorial.