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fxgogo
10-07-2003, 04:17 PM
I am wanting to make a image look like it has been frosted or frozen. This will eventually be animated, but if it can be done in PS, I should be able to replicate it in AE or commotion. Any ideas?

So far I have been able to displace an image and overlay it over a light bluish background. This does create a basic look quickly. I am looking now to get those streaks of air that freeze with the water.

Ian Jones
10-08-2003, 03:58 PM
I'd be painting a custom image. Look for lots of reference. There's really no other way if you want to get realistic results.

Selim
10-08-2003, 04:56 PM
Some time ago we did somethink like this [just for test]:

http://sykut.pp.com.pl/frozen.jpg

It's color correction and painting over the original image, also some fragments of snow's/ice's photos were used.

Hope it helps.

fxgogo
10-13-2003, 11:08 AM
Thanks for that, pretty much the method I was using.

wadeone
10-19-2004, 04:29 PM
Selim,
What Ice and snow photos did you use in your image?
Very nice image by the way,are they part of a photo texture pack,or shots you took yourself?
Thanx,
Wade Owens,
WadeO Creations

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