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Create 3D Objects From Scratch Using Photoshop

via CreativeLive


In this class, Adobe Certified Expert Jesús Ramirez, founder of one of the most popular Photoshop YouTube channels in the world, shows you how to make your very own 3D elements – no experience required. You’ll learn to use the 3D features in Adobe Photoshop, in addition to using text, images, and paths to create 3D geometry from scratch.
Through a series of 3D projects, Jesus covers: 
  • Creating 3D text, adding texture and lighting 
  •  Using 2D images to create 3D Objects 
  • Working with Image Based Lights to generate reflections 
  • Applying Textures to 3D objects 
  • Using the pen tool to create 3D objects 
  • 3D Depth Maps with geometry to create effects such as a waving flag 
This class is filled with techniques, tips, and workflows that allow you to immediately begin using 3D features in Photoshop for your projects and will teach you to create 3D objects from start to finish.

Software Used: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017


  • Class Introduction
  • Creating a 3D Brick Wall in Photoshop with Depth Maps
  • Creating a 3D Mountain Range in Photoshop
  • Working with 3D Text in Photoshop using Extrusions
  • Imaged Based Lights and Creating Shadows and Reflections
  • Creating Vector Shapes for 3D
  • Revolve Vector Shapes Into 3D Objects
  • Apply Materials to 3D Objects
  • Extruding 2D Images into 3D Space in Photoshop
  • Editing Materials and Compositing in Photoshop

Taught by

Jesús Ramirez


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