Photo Manipulation

Create a Horrific Flesh Eating Movie Poster in Photoshop CS6

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Step 2

Obvious dribble stuff lets just take care of it at this point all over so we have a cleaner painting layer.

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Step 3

And lets take the opportunity to extend the teeth as shown here, just sample color from one of them.

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Step 4

Lets continue our process defining even more the shapes adding depth and content to the flesh.

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Step 5

Lets now paint in some nasty eyelashes left around the eye.

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Step 6

At this point lets create a shadow for the left eye since it is well covered by flesh, so create a new levels adjustment layer and adjust it as shown.

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Step 7

Fill the mask for that layer with black so its all gone and just use a soft brush to apply it at the corner of the eye as shown.

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Step 8

At this point we go about finding shapes that need a better way of attaching to the rest of the flesh as this one here and rework it differently.

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Step 9

And also sections that need detailing further, or restructuring; now its the time to deal with those and finish up this section with a cleaner structure. Keep in mind studying the video at all stages of the tutorial.

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4. Detailing part 2

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For example lets work on this section and add some detail; sample some color as shown here.

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Step 2

Paint in some circular patches, then sample lighter color and add to the top of those patches.

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Step 3

Then sample a bit lighter color and add more to the tip of those; to finish those ugly circular pieces of rotting skin.

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Step 4

Keep the lighter color and add it to other sections such as this one here to bring out the shape.

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Step 5

Lets now go to this section on the forehead and by reducing the brush size lets paint in some detail going in as shown here.

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Step 6

Then sample a darker color to add between the flesh we just painted and add detail ad the edge as shown here.

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Then sample a medium tone from the skin and paint in more detail over the surface of the skin.

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Step 8

Then sample some darker tone and add even more detail to the surface

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Step 9

Great! now lets create a new layer, select this blue color and the brush tip shown here.

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Step 10

And we paint in some blue veins coming out from the infected area as shown, then reduce the brush size and paint in some more at the ends.

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Then just setup the layer mode to soft light and reduce the opacity so all this is subtle enough.

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Step 12

Lets add some skin stripes still joining this section.

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Step 13

Now lets block in this section here, so sample color and paint in to block that hole.

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Step 14

Sample some darker color and paint in some detail as shown here.

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