Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Mar 26, 2014
Duration
2h 30m
Description

The zombie genre of television shows, movies, and games has risen dramatically in recent years, and so has the desire of fans of this genre to create their own zombies. So much so that websites and mobile applications have been created to do just this with your photos. You'll soon see that there is no better place to do this than inside Photoshop. In this tutorial we'll learn a variety of different techniques to help you accomplish the infection of your own photos with the end result being a believable zombie. We'll learn how to manipulate the pose of a subject making them feel much more lifeless. Next, we'll learn how to add things like wounds, bite marks, and damage to their body to make it appear that they were infected. From there, we'll begin to paint details that would be difficult to get by manipulating existing information in our photos. Finally, we'll color correct and retouch our subject to fit back into the original image. After going through this training, you'll have some great ideas about how you can add a zombie infection to your own photos. Software required: Photoshop CC v14.2.

About the author
About the author

Eddie is a content producer for Unity as well as a seasoned shading, texturing, lighting and rendering artist. He takes pride in helping creative professionals reach their learning goals.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] Hi, I'm Eddie with digital tutors in this series of tutorials will walk through the process of converting the subject of an everyday photo into a bloodthirsty zombie. With the rise in popularity of the zombie genre of television shows, movies and games, so is the desire of fans of this genre to create their own zombies, so much so that websites and mobile applications have been created to do just this to your photos. You'll soon see that there's no better place to do this than inside of photo. Shop in this course will learn a variety of different techniques to help you accomplish the infection of your own photos. With the end result being a believable zombie, we'll learn how to manipulate the pose of a subject, making them feel more lifeless. Next, we'll learn how to add things like wounds, bite marks and damage to their body to make it appear that they were infected in a not so pleasant manner. From here will begin to paint details that would be difficult to get manipulating existing information in our photos. Finally, will color, correct and retouch are subject to fit back into the original image. After going through this course, she'll have some great ideas how you can add a zombie infection to your own photos, so it's going to get started with our next lesson.