Do you feel that you are ready to take you work to the next level of artistic expression? You've been a digital artist for some time but you're searching for that inspiration that will bring the excitement back to your artistic soul. From enhancing photographs to incredible composites to every artistic expression in between - this presentation will give you exciting new approaches to digital imagery as an expressive medium to take your work along a different path.Stephen will cover:
How to take you motion video and integrate it into your composite to to create an digital scene with movement.
Defining the concept for a new composition.
Effective use of Smart Objects from an artist point of view.
When to effectively applying layer masks to layer groups.
Taking a look at the creative use of the layer blend modes.
Understanding the power of clipping paths.
Better Layer organization for your expressive concept.
Custom creating brushes for special effects purposes.
Mastering Layers from an artist's point of view. Putting it all together with videoREFRESHMENTS::NETWORKING::DOOR PRIZES 6:30 PM - Doors Open - Registration (DO NOT ARRIVE BEFORE 6:15 PM!!!) 7:00 PM - Part 1 8:15 PM - Networking Break / Refreshments 8:30 PM - Prize Drawing 8:30 PM - Part 2 9:30 PM - Meeting End Seating is very limited, register early if you want to attend, registration is on a first come basis. If you still want to attend without registering ahead and space permits, it will be $10 at the Door and includes 1 door prize ticket. Please feel free to invite as many friends as you want and forward this invitation Speaker Bio:Stephen Burns Stephen Burns (www.chromeallusion.com) is a digital artist and author of books on being creative with your digital tools. He is an Adobe ACP (Adobe Community Professional) and Adobe Freelancer and has taught digital creativity internationally. He is also the president Of The San Diego Photoshop Users Group (www.sdphotoshopusers.com) which is currently the largest in the country. He is guest writer for a number of magazines to include the feature article and front cover of Photoshop User Magazine (http://www.chromeallusion.com/articles_index.htm). In addition, Stephen is the author of the following books (http://www.chromeallusion.com/books.htm):
- "Photoshop CS5 Trickery & FX"
- "The Art Of Poser & Photoshop"
- "Advanced Photoshop CS4 Trickery & FX"
- "Advanced Photoshop CS3 Trickery & FX"
- "Advanced Photoshop CS2 Trickery & FX"
- "Photoshop CS Trickery & FX"