Giraffe brushes for Photoshop CC & CS 6 5 4 3 2 1 Elements 2014 PSP GIMP etc
Updated: July 23rd, 2014
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Giraffe brushes for Photoshop gallery 170 Giraffe brushes for Photoshop, psp, elements etc (V183) PNG format
170 Giraffe themed brushes for Photoshop CC CS4 CS2 CS6 CS5 CS1 CS3 elements 2014 GIMP Painter PSP Pages etc The giraffe designs can be used as Photoshop brushes, psp brushes, patterns, textures, images and much more. The giraffe brushes for Photoshop etc can also be used as basic layers in many applications by loading the giraffe designs via the file place / file import commands. The giraffe designs can all be accessed via the file open command of many applications on the PC and MAC OS X. The giraffe brushes set for Photoshop etc includes realistic giraffe brushes, head shots different brushes poses, cartoon brushes, silhouette brushes, sketch designs and more. The giraffe brushes for Photoshop etc can be re-colored, modified, warped, transformed, combined, modified and much more. Use to create such as books, logos, illustrations, items for sale, adverts, cards, wall paper, web sites and much more. All the giraffe brushes renders are by Andrew Buckle / graphicxtras.com.
Commercial use, royaltyfree
On purchase, receive PNG files notes actions + serial + gallery
Giraffe brushes for Adobe ® Photoshop and Elements
Either use the actual shape file (file open command) or apply a brush stroke to a layer and use the select menu load selection (transparency) command and follow this with turning the design into a work path (via path palette) - from this go to the edit menu and use the define custom shape command. Once the shape has been turned into a shape, you can use the giraffe as a vector design for any size of work. You can apply the shape multiple times as well as apply different color effects such as gradients or pattern fills to the giraffe brushes design (as below)
Giraffe brushes videos for Photoshop etc
You can find a lot of information on the Photoshop / psp brushes etc via our graphicxtras video channel on youtube.com. All the brushes for Photoshop videos are by Andrew Buckle. If you have any questions about the giraffe brushes for Photoshop PSP Painter etc, please contact us and I will try and create a video or two on the subject. Video showing the giraffe brushes in pack 183 Video showing all the brushes in the giraffe set, the giraffe brushes are shown as is and not actually applied to anything and they are all displayed in their as is color scheme which can be modified in many different applications (such as changing the color of the brush via the Photoshop toolbox).
What do I get with the brushes ?
On buying the giraffe brushes for Photoshop / elements etc you receive the link to the zip file and the zip file includes the giraffe brushes in ABR and / or PNG format along with brushes notes and gallery of all the giraffe brush strokes as well as a serial number for any update of the giraffe brushes. You should be able to expand the giraffe brushes zip file without any more software but if you do need some software to expand the file, stuffit expander is a good application to use which can be found on the Smith Micro website
Giraffe brushes & Photoshop effects / filters
You can apply the giraffe brushes in Adobe ® Photoshop as is but you can also apply the design and then combine with effects / filters via the filters menu. I always prefer to apply the giraffe brush stroke as a Photoshop layer and then use the layer as a smart object layer and then apply smart filters as the smart filters can be modified at any point in the creative process. All kinds of Adobe Photoshop filter can be applied to the giraffe brushes to create millions of stunning designs. Effects such as oil paint/ paint daubs / camera raw filter are perfect to modify the existing giraffe designs
Use the giraffe brushes as a source for other resources
The giraffe brushes PNG files as well as the giraffe brushes ABR can be used as other resources in Adobe Photoshop, PSP etc. You can open the PNG giraffe brushes file and then use the define pattern command to save the giraffe as a pattern tile (seamless or otherwise). You can also convert the giraffe brushes PNG file into a PSD (native Photoshop format) and the giraffe brush can then be used as a displacement map. You can also apply effects, color etc to the design and change the giraffe design to create even more giraffe resources. The design can also be used as a source for shapes and much more. They are definitely not limited to just giraffe brushes.
Brushes and Photoshop styles
You can change any of the brushes in Photoshop, giraffe brushes or any other, simply by applying a Adobe ® Photoshop style to the brush stroke. The giraffe brushes can be applied as a layer and that layer can have styles applied to change a design into a metallic giraffe / plastic giraffe / concrete giraffe and much more. You can apply the Photoshop styles to one or more giraffe brushes in Adobe Photoshop. The style applied giraffe brush can also be saved as a new (metallic or otherwise) giraffe brush for future use in your projects
Use the giraffe brushes as 3D graphics
You can use the giraffe brushes via the Adobe Photoshop (expanded version or with the latest creative cloud) 3D tools (if you have creative cloud). Apply the giraffe themed brush to a layer or open the giraffe brushes via the file place command. Select the new 3D extrusion from selected layer or new mesh from layer commands to create a 3D graphic. The 3D giraffe brush can be re-modeled using a number of 3D features included in the application. You can also save the '3D' model via the 3D menu export layer command as well as print to a 3D printer (if you have one). You can export to the following 3D formats : Collada DAE, Adobe Flash 3D FL3 format, Google Earth, STL and Wavefront OBJ (which is more useful for me as I can use it in Poser, one of the best applications ever). Note that the 3D menu names have changed a few times over recent versions, I guess it will settle down at some point
Brushes and Photoshop image modes
The giraffe brushes can be used in basic Photoshop RGB mode, they can also be used in CMYK mode as well as the gray color mode and LAB mode and others, you can also use the giraffe brushes in 8bit / 16bit / 32bit modes for those image modes, the giraffe brushes can then be used to create truly amazing color effects. The giraffe Photoshop brushes can also be used in different separate channels such as red channel and green blue (as well as cyan, magenta etc) channel etc
Giraffe brushes and type in Photoshop / psp
You can apply the giraffe brushes in Photoshop / psp to type such as warping and distorting or blurring type and much more. You can also fill the giraffe brushes with text by using selections and paste into that selection. You can move the pasted text to different positions as required as well as scale the layer etc.
Brushes - how did you create them ?
The giraffe brushes for Photoshop / psp etc were created using Poser as 2D renders of 3D models. The designs were exported as PNG format files and opened in Illustrator and Photoshop. In Illustrator, the giraffe brushes were manipulated using various plugins and image trace features and the results copied into Photoshop to be saved as PNG files. Poser is an application from Smith Micro - one of the best graphic tools around
Giraffe brushes and adjustment layers in Photoshop
Changing the color of a brush stroke etc can be done via effects and image adjustments (as well as via the foreground color in the Photoshop toolbox) but a quick and easy way to change the color of the giraffe brushes without any 'lasting' effect applied to the brushes is to use the adjustment layers feature of Photoshop. The adjustment layers can be removed in seconds. The effects of an adjustment layer can be modified in seconds. The underlying giraffe brush remains untouched until you flatten the image. Adjustment layers are also even more useful with patterns (and the giraffe brushes make also useful pattern designs). The adjustment layers are added to the giraffe brush via the layer menu and new adjustment layer - you can ase them also in the layers palette. There are many adjustment layers such as color lookup, threshold, hue etc (though I wish HDR toning was available as an adjustment layer as well as camera raw filter)
FREE sampler: PNG Brush image file for Adobe ® Photoshop and others
1 Free sampler PNG brush stroke/ image - commercial (CU4CU) use. The PNG file can be loaded as a brush by open the file (PNG) and then using the edit menu define brush command in Photoshop. Other applications vary such as PSP (use via the custom brushes palette). You can also use the free Photoshop brushes / design purely as an image or layer. The giraffe brushes can be used in commercial (CU4CU) projects, no time limits. Stand out with this wonderful free Photoshop brushes set. FREE giraffe brush sampler for Photoshop, psp etc