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Digital Painting Techniques

Using Corel Painter 2016

Authors: Jackson, Wallace

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  • A unique compact digital painting book 
  • First to market covering Coral Painter 2016
  • Understand what goes into digital painting content production and its data optimization
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-1736-8
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About this book

Learn the foundational concepts of vector graphics and raster imaging, including what new media formats are best for use with Android Studio, Java and JavaFX, iOS, Kindle and HTML5, as well as key factors regarding the data footprint optimization work process, and why data footprint optimization is important. Digital Painting Techniques covers concepts central to digital painting using the Inkscape 0.91 open source software package as well as the Corel Painter 2016 professional digital painting software package.

You'll learn:

  • The terminology of digital painting
  • What comprises a digital painting 2D modeling and rendering pipeline
  • Concepts and principles behind digital painting content production
  • How to install and utilize 64-bit Inkscape 0.91 and Corel Painter 2016
  • Concepts behind curves, strokes, fills, patterns, rendering and physics
  • Digital painting data formats and data footprint optimization

Who This Book is For:
Digital Artists, Illustrators, Painters, User Interface Designers, Digital Signage Content Developers, e-Learning Content Creators, eBook Cover Artists, Album Cover Artists Secondary: Android Developers, iOS Developers, Website Developers, Flash Developers, Multimedia Producers, Rich Internet Application (RIA) Programmers, Game Designers, Teachers, Educators.

About the authors

Wallace Jackson has been writing for leading multimedia publications about his work in new media content development since the advent of Multimedia Producer Magazine nearly two decades ago, when he wrote about computer processor architectures for centerfolds (removable "mini-issue" insert) distributed at SIGGRAPH. Since then, Wallace has written for several other publications about his work in interactive 3D and new media advertising campaign design, including 3D Artist,Desktop Publishers Journal, CrossMedia, AVvideo and Kiosk Magazine.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • Digital Painting Software: Corel Painter and Inkscape

    Jackson, Wallace

    Pages 1-11

  • The Terminology of Digital Painting: Vector and Raster

    Jackson, Wallace

    Pages 13-24

  • The Foundation of Digital Painting: Canvas and Brush

    Jackson, Wallace

    Pages 25-35

  • Digital Painting with Image Tiles: Patterns and Weaves

    Jackson, Wallace

    Pages 37-52

  • The Hardware of Digital Painting: Tablet and Stylus

    Jackson, Wallace

    Pages 53-61

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-1736-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $24.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-1735-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Digital Painting Techniques
Book Subtitle
Using Corel Painter 2016
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Wallace Jackson
Distribution Rights
standard apress distribution
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-1736-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-1736-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-1735-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 215
Number of Illustrations and Tables
212 illustrations in colour
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