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Adam Lewen
vanishing point like depth thoughts?i
on Nov 30, 2017 at 10:00:48 pm

Hi
What other methods can be used for achiving depth from a 2d image.
i know its a bit of a general question.
I am thinking of the direction of vanishing point in Photoshop to AE and\or Parallax bg and fg...
Any thought is appreciated
Thanks!


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Kalleheikki Kannisto
Re: vanishing point like depth thoughts?i
on Dec 4, 2017 at 11:18:03 am

A manually created z-depth channel can be pretty useful. It looks better if used with a plugin that can create a 3D object out of the map (Freeform Pro or Mir, for instance), but can also be used, to a limited degree, with the displace effect. A combination of a manually created depth channel with a grayscale version of the original image itself overlaid onto it at low opacity (a sort of a bump map) gives much more detail into the depth map.

Kalleheikki Kannisto
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