Free Textures are a great way to get started with textures, but be aware of restrictions that are attached.
Archive | September, 2010
Straight photographs of found textures will usually benefit from refining with editing.
Quick tip showing how to copy a layer mask to another layer in Adobe Photoshop. Also how to replace a layer mask.
The Photoshop transform tool isn’t the best way to re-size your texture to fit your document. Learn a nifty tip for getting perfectly sized and positioned textures every time.
New to working with textures? Here’s a Beginning Tutorial to get you started quickly. Plus there are Two Free Downloads to follow along. A Flower photograph and a Fine Art Grunge Texture.
Go to any blog or forum that mentions post-processing and you will see a flurry of heated comments with those for and against duking it out. Since I have a blog on post-processing, it won’t be a stretch to guess which side of the boxing ring I’m in.
Changing the size of the Layer Panel Thumbnails in Photoshop can make it easier to see your textures.