Cinemagraphs

Posted by on Oct 4, 2012 in Animation, Blog, Photoshop | 0 comments

Cinemagraphs by Julie Peterson I have always wanted to try to create a Cinemagraph.  I was able to create 3, but 2 out of the 3 were too big for my blog.  I loved doing this though.  How I created this image was first I selected a subject.  This was the most time consuming part of creating my cinemagraph.   I did it twice I learned from the first time that I need less movement. Once I captured my video I brought it into Photoshop and resized the image.  I then opened the animation too.  I selected my loop.  Then I found a frame that I wanted to use for the still area of the...

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Bobble Head Caricature

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 in Animation, Blog | 0 comments

Bobble Head by Julie Peterson This was absolutely fun.   It is something I have never done before.  I created my own bobble head.  It is animated portrait of myself. I first took the image and then brought in Photoshop.  I then added some filters to the image to make it look a little more cartoon like.  I used the Diffuse filter under Stylize.  Then I cut out my head with the Direct Select Tool and the body, they are both on separate.  The body I made smaller.  Then I titled the head and copied the head layer and then titled it opposite side.  Then I pulled up the Animation tool. ...

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