Author: Brady E.
Create a Highly Realistic Shattered Glass or Mirror Effect in Photoshop I had some old glass cabinet doors laying around and thought it would be a nice opportunity to create a few shattered textures. Hitting them with a hammer was fun. The cleanup, not so fun. After shooting them, I created a custom displacement map … Continued
Check out the new Vector section in the categories on the Textures page, or right here! I definitely have a newfound appreciation for anyone who creates packs of vector shapes… building up the library from scratch took longer than I had imagined! I tried to create a nice variety of assets for the first round … Continued
Below are step by step instructions to create the Light Rays action seen in this tutorial. You can download the finished action on the tutorial page, but building it by hand can definitely be a valuable exercise in expanding and customizing your toolkit in Adobe Photoshop. Tips for experimenting and customizing the action: -Try adjusting … Continued
These high-res gold ink and foil textures work incredibly well for creating a screen printed or spot color offset print look. It was a little tricky to figure out how to categorize these… I decided to put them in the Metal section with a new subcategory called Foil. The sparkly ones are great at the … Continued
White tempura and acrylic paint on black canvas, left in the sun for 2 months, then rolled and cracked to perfection! Shot on the A7r II with the Voigtlander MACRO APO-LANTHAR 65mm f/2. I output a few of these textures with the paint value at white, which works well for multiply mode and masks. A … Continued