Use Photoshop to create a photo-realistic card or other object inserted into a flat surface. Handy effect seen all over websites lately.
Part I: Creating a vertically shaded slit in a flat surface in which we’ll then insert an object. (YouTube)
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Skinyourscreen.com is the digital hobbyist website of Richard Kulesus (a.k.a. mrbiotech), who dabbles in web-design, skinning, graphic design, programming, and guitars.
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