Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

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  PIXEL FACE
Author: Kazuya Mochu
Press "D" for default colors. Alt+Backspace to fill the background in white Make a new layer. Press "m" for a selection. Shift+M to cicle trowght the types of selection. Alt+Shift+Mouseclick for a centered circle.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Press "X" to swap defaul colors and then Ctrl+Backspace to fill with black. Go to Select>Modify>Contract and enter 1 pixel. Click OK. Press delete.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Press "B" for the brush tool. Shift+B to switch to pencil. Click with the left mouse button and select one pixel point. Click the edge of the circle and then Shift+Click on the next point for a contiguos line. Try and make it like the image.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

New layer and make a red line for the hair base. then add more 2 line till the chin, for proportions.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Start adding detail in lines. Shape out what you want.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Paint all lines black. Pick a light source.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Define the areas that will be shaded. Use another color. When done, turn that color to black, and reduce that layers opacity.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

On the outline layer select outside the line. Make sure "continuous" is selected so the selection stays outside. Go to select>invert. On the bottom layer paint the brighter skin color.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Select the darker tone of skin and flood fill the darker areas.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Select the mid tone of skin and define the midtone areas.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Flood fill. Try shading the hair for contrast.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Start adding detail to prepare the second part of shading.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Select 2 more skin tones, between the other and smooth out the transitions.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Continue adding detail, by using the hair color as a dark shade. Define the eyes and shade in the forehead.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Finish the detail.

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Simply go to Image>Adjust>Variations and play a bit. Adjust the contrast with levels. Image>Adjust>Levels (Ctrl+L). Use Image>Adjust>Hue and Saturation to help put (Ctrl+U).

Pixel face using Photoshop tutorial

Hope this was usefull. Take care.

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