How To Make Realistic Shadows in Photoshop [Technique That You Probably Don’t Know]

How To Make Realistic Shadows in Photoshop [Technique That You Probably Don’t Know]

26.06.2018
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In this tutorial, you will learn how to make realistic shadows in Photoshop.

Getting shadows right is extremely important in compositing.

Realistic natural shadows will make your subject fit better within the scene make the whole composite more cohesive.

One of the most difficult things about making realistic cast shadows in Photoshop is getting the right shape and perspective. 

In this video, I’m going to show you a great way of getting the right shape and perspective in all your shadows!

📘 INDEX

01:32 – Detaching Drop Shadows Technique:
03:18 – Use Photoshop 3D to Make Realistic Shadows
10:50 – Fine-Tune Your 3D Cast Shadow

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