NSL WEEK 293- Adobe Photoshop “3D Text Extrusion Basics”

3D in Adobe Photoshop has intimidated me for a while… until NOW.

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N.S.L: WEEK 78 – Adobe Photoshop CS6: Combine 3D Shapes

So I’m not NEW to 3D in Adobe Photoshop CS6 but I am new to the whole idea of 3D. Up until now I’ve only done 3D with text. Time to step my game up and start making SHAPES with 3D and then COMBINING them to make 1 3D object. 3D Shapes to create an artistic scene that can be used for anything later. Here’s what I came up with:

3D planet in outter space

3D space scene done in Adobe Photoshop CS6. I combined the rings and the planet from 2 different 3D layers.

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N.S.L: WEEK 75 – Adobe Illustrator CS6: Gradient Mesh and 3D

I haven’t taken the Gradient Mesh Tool for a spin since NSL week 65. I wanted to jump back into it because I been walking around with this idea rattling around in my head:

Adobe Illustrator Gradient Mesh
“Chrome Faucet” Gradient Mesh and 3D

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N.S.L: WEEK 65 – Adobe Illustrator CS6: Gradient Mesh

I’ve always been intimidated by the Gradient Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator. I studied up for a week and this is what I was able to do with it:

Vector Apple with Gradient Mesh in Adobe Illustrator CS6

Above is my 4th attempt at using the Gradient Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator CS6 but my 2nd attempt at a red apple illustration.

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