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Today I'm going to show you how to make a movie poster. It is not an easy journey. It's like an adventure, explore what you do and don't like.
Now to start your movie poster, you're gonna need ideas. This is mandatory. Note: I didn't have anything down on paper, this idea was on the spot.
To start off, you're gonna have to start up Photoshop. The version of Photoshop doesn't matter, but I prefer CS5. The movie poster size should be real...
The first thing you wanna do is use the paint bucket tool to fill in the picture black.
The background can be anything you want, but in this case, I chose a city type of background. First I started with a finding a city background on Go...
The focal point is the most important part of the movie poster. The first thing you want to do is find a picture or render that you like. For impor...
The logo isn`t mandatory, because not all movie posters have one. For my logo, I chose The Dark Knight logo. The first thing you want to do is pic...
Effects aren't particularly necessary, but it adds to the effect of the logo. The first thing you wanna do is select the layer with your logo. Next, p...
This part isn't necessary, but it adds a cool effect. Select the polygonal lasso tool on the side bar. If you can't find it, right click on the third ...
Words, yo. For a movie poster, you're going to at least name your movie. Actors are not necessary, but make the movie poster look more official. You c...
If you want to add some special effects so to say, then I'll show you how. Go to the 'Layer' option at the top, then go to 'New Adjustment Layer' an...
Well you've made it through your journey. Congratulations! Hope I taught you something new today. Have fun. :)
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