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Tutorial: Editing Drawings by Cataclysm-X Tutorial: Editing Drawings by Cataclysm-X
Yes, I made a new tutorial! This time it's about how scanners work and how I edit drawings in Photoshop.

I know I said I wouldn't make any more tutorials, but I got soooooooooo many questions about this, and it's something I won't be putting in my artbook anyway, so I've been working on this all day long.

And now I'm tired... :yawn:

Oh well, hope it's useful :)

Watch my other tutorials here!
Eye tutorial
Nose tutorial
Hair tutorial
Shading & Blending tutorial
Drawing Progress tutorial
Detailed Hair part 1
Detailed Hair part 2
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Tutorial: Editing Drawings by =Cataclysm-X offers valuable tips for bringing out the best in your traditional drawings after they have lost their depth and luster due to scanning.I am sure this technique will help many traditional artists in the presentation of their work .Take the time to browse the rest of her fabulous in-depth tutorials. ( Featured by znow-white )
devPeter Oct 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Its just Ctrl + O :D
VIIIFireLordAxel Aug 15, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for this. I've been editing my scans for a long time, and it made me feel like a cheater to use software on pencil drawings to make them look nicer, like suddenly my traditional art" wouldn't be traditional anymore. Thanks for helping me get past that(:
AnnCharlotteR Jul 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for this!!!
Palanqueta May 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I don't get one point... the darker drawings are edited?
I mean... your original drawing is as dark as the result on Photoshop?
Or, your drawing issss soooooooooo gray that you edit it with Photoshop to have more contrast.
Either way... i think that you must not "cheat" when you're showing traditional techniques drawings.
Katrix Apr 20, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for the tutorial. Very useful :)
rhinoboss Mar 5, 2013  Student Interface Designer
asi es como trampa u.u mataste mi ilusion
dakevinung Dec 9, 2012  Student General Artist
Very helpful stuff. :thumbsup: And you're a pretty good artist :)
Really helpful thanks for the Tutorial
GagaPotterTribute Nov 23, 2012  Professional General Artist
what if you're broke and don't have photo shop? :(
Hmm, torrent it.
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