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Create Mark Goh’s ‘Timeless Waiting’

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
October 2, 2015

Mark shows the key steps behind blending this scene

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1. Stock hunt

Stage-1

Start off looking for different elements. Find a serene landscape that will merge beautifully with subjects, such as this mountain and field scene.

2. Blending in

Stage-2

To enhance the composition, add in a tree and darken the environment using Curves and Hue/Saturation adjustments.

3. Place the subjects

Stage-3

Select a model and a rock. Place them in the right place to make them look realistic. Next, using the Burn tools, create shadows in the environment.

4. Tonal adjustments

Stage-4

The final stages involve adding colour and contrast to achieve the right tone. Create a painterly effect for the overall image.