Create 3D models from gradients

Learn how to create extreme 3D models using Photoshop gradients via the 3D depth maps in CC 2018 2017 2015 etc.

Tutorial steps

3d models from photoshop gradients tutorial how to create
  1. Select the gradient tool in Photoshop for the creation of the 3D model

  2. Select a gradient

  3. Select the blending mode for the gradients (such as difference)

  4. Apply gradient again perhaps using a different origin or length etc or perhaps change the gradient to a radial gradient to create even more extreme color for the 3D model

  5. Apply effects etc as required

  6. 3D menu

  7. New mesh from layer

  8. Depth map to

  9. Sphere


Video tutorial on the subject by (youtube)


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