Digital Painting

DESMA X 481.99ZZ

Develop your digital painting capabilities in combination with traditional media for artistic and dramatic effect.

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What you can learn.

  • Learn basic principles of painting including light logic, painting with emphasis on value and color and composition
  • Learn how to customize the brush tools and the advantages of using selections in the painting process
  • Learn how to properly organize layers and master other digital tools
  • Learn how the digital age has affected work flow in the entertainment and advertising industries

About this course:

Develop your digital painting capabilities in combination with traditional media for artistic and dramatic effect. This class will cover basic principles of painting including light logic, painting with emphasis on value and color, composition, and how to implement these concepts digitally using Adobe Photoshop. Learn how to customize the brush tools and the advantages of using selections in the painting process. Learn how to properly organize layers and master other digital tools like the pen tool, gradient tools, texturing, layer masks, layer effects, adjustment layers, general and customized interfaces, color correction, and photo-composites. In addition, learn how the digital age has affected work flow in the entertainment and advertising industries and how color printing and other issues can be addressed, effectively taking you from the beginning to the end of production.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Digital Painting.

DESMA X 481.11 Photoshop I or equivalent experience

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