In the first installment of his new Photoshop Extended One-on-One series, Deke McClelland covers the basic techniques for working with 3D in Photoshop, showing how to create textured type and drawing objects that can be manipulated in 3D space. The course covers creating 3D type with Repoussé; moving, scaling, and rotating objects along the X, Y, and Z axes; applying materials to create believable textures; adding realism with lighting, shadows, and contrast; and more. Exercise files are included with the course.
If you're a guitarist just beginning to explore the sounds of slide guitar-maybe you've picked up a slide and tried a few licks but you haven't quite got it figured out-here's your opportunity to learn smokin' slide guitar from Texas guitar powerhouse, Kirby Kelley. In almost a full hour of video featuring close-ups of the hands and scrolling music display, you'll watch step-by-step demonstrations of every essential slide technique as performed by the master himself and be introduced to all the most important slide tunings.