Photoshop Extended can create 3D objects using tonal information contained in a displacement map. This tutorial shows users how to create a custom landscape using Photoshop’s 3D tools.
Needless to say, Photoshop is an extremely powerful tool. Add in the other Creative Suite programs and theres even more amazing possibilities. Here well look at how to combine Photoshop, Bridge, and InDesign to create easily updated contact sheets, and then show you six ways to use Photoshop and Illustrator together.
The new HDR Pro features in CS5 have greatly expanded the HDR capabilities in Photoshop. In addition to basic exposure blending, you can now apply tone mapping effects similar to those found in stand-alone HDR software. In this tutorial, well use a landscape image to take a closer look at HDR Pro as well as applying HDR Toning to a single image.