Video Training → Lynda Character Development and Design 2016 TUTORiAL
Lynda Character Development and Design 2016 TUTORiAL | 688 MB
The heart of most narrative art lies in the characters in the story. This course will reveal the "secret sauce" that makes a character memorable, beloved, villainous, funny, or celebrated. Mary Jane Begin—illustrator, author, and Rhode Island School of Design professor—explores character design from all corners of the illustration universe, including cartoons, comics, feature animation, gaming, kid's books, and advertising.
Video Training → Lynda Filmmaking Forum: Conversations 2016 TUTORiAL
Lynda Filmmaking Forum: Conversations 2016 TUTORiAL | 326 MB
Interested in a career in film—or want to further your current film career? Watch our new biweekly series, Filmmaking Forum: Conversations. Join online conversations with modern filmmakers, as they discuss the creative process, storytelling strategies, industry relationships, and more, and offer advice for new filmmakers entering the industry.
Video Training → Lynda Natural-Media Painting in Photoshop 2016 TUTORiAL
Lynda Natural-Media Painting in Photoshop 2016 TUTORiAL | 406 MB
Photoshop has an extensive set of natural media brushes, which emulate the pencils, chalks, crayons, and watercolors many artists use in analog painting. Brushes can be customized to suit your painting style, and then saved and shared. Learn how to incorporate these tools in your painting "palette." Join John Derry as he shows how to use Photoshop's brushes, bristle tips, Mixer Brush, and textures in practice, painting a landscape of grapes on the vine. Plus, learn about a cool feature that allows artists to source colors directly from photographs.
Lynda Photo Restoration Techniques: Replacing a Background 2016 TUTORiAL | 330 MB
A common photo restoration task involves replacing the background in an old photo—for example, to turn a snapshot into something that looks more like a studio portrait.