• Design & Illustration
    5 Ways to Improve Your Matte Paintings0941 matte painting preview 400
    First used in the film industry over 100 years ago, Matte Paintings are today used for a much wider range of purposes ranging from video games to television shows, and more. Matte paintings are used to create backgrounds or environments that would be too difficult or expensive to shoot in real life. Read More…
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    5 Fundamental Skills Every Artist Should Master0891 skills preview400
    As an artist, your job is to immerse your viewers into a world that you have built and guide them safely through it. Artists have much in common with storytellers. Storytellers have several tricks that they use to keep their readers coming back for more. Like storytellers, artists can use similar tricks to help them produce more compelling artwork. In this article, we will explain 5 fundamental skills that every artist should master. Let's take a look!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Desert Oasis in PhotoshopDesign and illustration
    If you want to learn how to composite photos together to produce a realistic scene in Photoshop, matte paintings are a great place to start. Matte paintings often involve the combination of several photos to produce an environment that could not or does not exist in real life. Read More…