Simulating Old Masters Paintings

By dinahhillsdon


Using stock images to recreate painted textures and lighting in the style of Vermeer and Rembrandt; a guide by renowned Photoshop Artist Scott Valentine.

As digital artists, we are sometimes called on to simulate traditional media. This isn’t always straightforward, requiring not only skills with pixel-pushing monster applications like Adobe Photoshop, but also an eye for detail and an ability to break down visual elements in a variety of ways.

For the ADIM 15 Conference in California, I put together a series of portraits to demonstrate one way of recreating the style and aged look of some classical paintings. …read more

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