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  • Learn to paint heroes and villains (Download Only)

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    Shape, color, and theory are a few of the key ingredients when it comes to crafting any concept design. When designing characters, we can use these skills to create a sense of good-willed beings, or evil-natured beasts. The tutorials presented in this e-book reveal how to turn character design briefs into portfolio-worthy designs, with heaps of pro tips and tricks for you to take into your other projects, too!
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  • Concept New Worlds (Download Only)

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    working in concept art for the entertainment industry, it's important that the key elements of your 'new worlds' work together: environments, characters, vehicles and creatures being some of them. Your job is to create a believable world and society with which to engage your audience. This e-book takes a look at creating exciting locations and investigates the processes and techniques involved in concept design in Photoshop.
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  • Master custom brushes for characters (Download Only)

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    Using custom brushes can add that special texture and help speed up your workflow. You can use a combination of custom brushes to quickly add cracks, dirt and scratches to textures or images, or use them to paint an underlying texture such as skin, cloth, leather and metal to a section of a painting. This expert guide reveals how to create different brushes to texture characters. Written by industry pros, each artist starts with a basic un-textured character and demonstrates how to create brushes that will add that all-important detail.
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  • Concept Design: Weapons (Download Only)

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    There are many industries that hold a place for digital art, and when it comes to concept design the games industry is one of the giants. Lots of different elements go into making a game, and in many weaponry is an exciting and integral part of game play. In this e-book, several artists will reveal how to create weapon concepts for different situations and environments, describing the techniques as they would handle them in the games industry to enable you to learn up-to-date techniques from these leading professionals.
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  • Cartoon Creation 101 (Download Only)

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    One of the first projects a student will tackle in their 2D education is the creation of a stylized character. Whether they're the heroes in the cartoons of our childhood, or those in the latest animated blockbuster movie, the beauty of cartoon characters is that they allow us to experience stories beyond our own limits. This e-book features top industry artists revealing how to design and digitally paint basic cartoon characters. Each artist reveals how to produce exploratory designs and show how to capture and reflect the personality of characters through expressions, costume and design.
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  • Illustrating Fairy Tales (Download Only)

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    The ability to tell a story within your image is a real skill. There are so many things that need to be taken into consideration, the overall composition, what you do and don't put in the scene and how to portray the correct emotions on the faces of your characters. These are all things you must consider if you plan to lead the viewers gaze through the scene and make them understand the story behind it. In this series of tutorials illustration experts Simon Dominic and Blaz Porenta will be talking us through how to tell a story, using well known Fairy Tales which they will re-invent as the subject matter. This eBook could totally change the way you approach a digital painting!
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  • Tribal Warriors (Download Only)

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    In this eBook series our artists will be teaching us how to use information about tribes from the past and present to design characters. The artists will gather references about their chosen tribal warrior and then translate this information into a dynamic character illustration. Character design is huge in both the game and movie industries and this eBook is a great guide as to how to design a character from a brief.
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  • Photoshop Texturing (Download Only)

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    Futuristic vehicles are popular within the CG industry and are often tackled using a variety of software and approaches. Creating a complicated model which then needs to be textured and lit can be a time consuming process, which is only necessary if the model is to be animated or used in a games engine at a later date. If you are creating a still there is an easier way to texture and light your model that will save you a lot of time and which will still produce impressive results. In this eBook Dhilip Somesh will show you how to create a simple 3D model which will then be textured, painted and lit in Photoshop to create amazing futuristic vehicle illustrations.

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  • Character Portrayal (Download Only)

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    You can tell a lot about a person by their face. You can tell their state of mind, where they are from, you can even make a guess about their character. For this reason being able to portray the features of a face correctly when doing character concepts is vital. In this series of tutorials our artists will be looking at how to tackle designing characters with very specific features, and will be showing us how to paint certain features that can be applied to different character types such as gaunt, obese, bruised etc. Being able to portray varying characteristics on you characters is a great way to add interest to your design and a story to your art. If you enjoy painting characters and want to take your creations to the next level, this is the eBook for you.
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  • Art Fundamentals (Download Only)

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    Some things in art cannot be cheated, and if they are truly understood they can have a huge impact on the quality of your work. We call these Art Fundamentals. These fundamental rules have been used and exploited by artists of every description for hundreds of years, and are just as applicable today when digital painting as they were back then when they were discovered by traditional artists. Composition, perspective, depth and emotion are all tricky topics to understand and to paint effectively, yet in this fantastic eBook is all the advice you need to master these art fundamentals and apply them in your own workflow.
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  • Painting Myths and Legends (Download Only)

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    Myths and legends drive a huge part of the CG industry and therefore is a common topic for digital painters to tackle. As in all forms of art painting a Mythological creature can be approached in many different ways, but how do you make a fantasy creature look believable? In this eBooks our talented artists will be showing us not only how to design fictional creatures, but how to immerse them into a believable scene and environment. When designing creatures how often do you think about practicality, anatomy and the way that creatures environment would have impacted on its appearance? In this eBook you will be shown how to take all of this into consideration and create some stunning images of some of the most famous creatures from Myth and Legend.
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  • Richard Tilbury's Undead (Download Only)

    This eBook focuses on mythological and legendary characters, and in particular the theme of the undead. It includes two classic examples - the vampire and zombie - but also incorporates a werewolf, which occupies a very popular and unique place in modern myth. All of the above characters have featured heavily in both book and film contexts over the years and as such have cemented themselves in history.

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  • Custom Brushes: V2 (Download Only)

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    In the second volume of our Custom Brushes eBook series, we have asked six industry professionals, including the likes of Carlos Cabrera, Nykolai Aleksander and Roberto F. Castro, to show us the techniques that they use to produce custom brushes.

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  • Elements: V2 (Download Only)

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    The Elements: V2 eBook is a 70-page guide to 2D digital painting and can be followed in most software packages that support paintbrushes and layers. In the second volume of this series, we cover topics such as painting rocks and stone, skies, skin, trees and water.

    Regular Price: $10.69

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  • Custom Brushes: V1 (Download Only)

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    The Custom Brushes eBook is a 77-page tutorial about how to create your very own set of custom brushes.

    Regular Price: $10.69

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