RetouchPRO

Go Back   RetouchPRO > Technique > Photo Compositing
Register Blogs FAQ Site Nav Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Photo Compositing Collage, montage, masking, selections, combining, etc.

free studio background

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 01-05-2002, 10:02 AM
photophil's Avatar
photophil photophil is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Central Wisconsin
Posts: 26
free studio background

Here is a studio background that you can freely use. I painted it myself and although I had to make it a super compressed jpg it still looks fine.

Gooch
Attached Images
File Type: jpg goochback.jpg (90.9 KB, 438 views)
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-05-2002, 10:19 AM
Doug Nelson's Avatar
Doug Nelson Doug Nelson is online now
Janitor
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Posts: 6,387
Blog Entries: 21
Thanks, Gooch

It looks great. If you (or anyone) would like to make a higher-rez version of a background available, check out our Archives for submission details.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-05-2002, 10:30 AM
DJ Dubovsky's Avatar
DJ Dubovsky DJ Dubovsky is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Upper Penninsula of Michigan
Posts: 1,659
Thanks for your generous contribution Phil. Those types of backgrounds are great to use but I can never seem to get that soft cloudy look to mine.
DJ
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-05-2002, 07:14 PM
Jill Jill is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Washington State/Pacific Northwest
Posts: 146
It is very nice
I sure will use this. I have some pictures I just took of my family with a busy background and this will be perfect. Will be great practice for me to select/ paste (I sure need practice on this one!)....Thanks for sharing this!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 01-06-2002, 11:37 AM
john_opitz john_opitz is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Dallas/Ft.Worth,Texas
Posts: 230
Keep em comin !, Mr. Photophil bay-bee ! Would it be asking too much to make a version with a 12 jpg compression.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 01-06-2002, 11:50 AM
DJ Dubovsky's Avatar
DJ Dubovsky DJ Dubovsky is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Upper Penninsula of Michigan
Posts: 1,659
There have been alot of requests from members to create those types of backgrounds. Maybe you could do a tutorial on creating them.
DJ
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 01-07-2002, 11:50 AM
photophil's Avatar
photophil photophil is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Central Wisconsin
Posts: 26
I have sent a larger version to the archive along with an outdoor fall setting that I use both outdoors or as a digital drop in.
Both images are out of camera at 22"x33" and can be re-res'd and size to your needs.

As far as how to make the studio background.. I make all my backgrounds with a air-compressor sprayer with a piece of muslin laid out on my grass. The key is to spray first the bas then starting in the middle start spraying differnt spots.. keep the sprayer about 2 feet from the background. Use about 4-6 different colors and just let them blend together. The studio background was done with the following steps.

Sprayed the blue/grey back base..
sprayed lipstik pink in spots, white, lime and powder blue.
Then I went over the edges with the background paints again.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 01-07-2002, 12:23 PM
Ed_L's Avatar
Ed_L Ed_L is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: northwest Indiana, about 45 minutes from Chicago, IL
Posts: 2,824
That's great Gooch. I'm sure there will be a big use of it. Thanks much.

Ed
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 01-07-2002, 01:09 PM
DJ Dubovsky's Avatar
DJ Dubovsky DJ Dubovsky is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Upper Penninsula of Michigan
Posts: 1,659
I thought you created it in Photoshop. Guess I will have to turn on my compressor if I want to get that cloudy results you got.
Thanks for adding the hi-res and the other background. They sure are useful in this type work.
DJ
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 01-07-2002, 01:31 PM
john_opitz john_opitz is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Dallas/Ft.Worth,Texas
Posts: 230
Are all the free backgrounds gone? I can't find em in the archives.
Reply With Quote
Reply

  RetouchPRO > Technique > Photo Compositing


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GML Matting - new free image background removal plugin Mikhail Software 26 02-12-2010 06:13 PM
changing studio background ( floor and wall ) bullys1974 Photo Compositing 2 11-30-2006 12:20 PM
Press release: PhotoAcute Studio 2.0 Doug Nelson Software 0 10-03-2006 07:28 AM
Studio Artist free demo Phyllis_Stewart Software 10 04-18-2006 06:06 PM
Lily problem and solution p.156-157 dpnew Hidden Power Support 7 02-04-2004 12:01 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright © 2014 Doug Nelson. All Rights Reserved