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The Work of Tony Aubé

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When compositing photos in Photoshop, sometimes the story you tell can be just as important as how well you combine the images. Frequent Psdtuts author Tony Aubé is not only good at combining the images he uses, but he is also great at combining them in an emotional way. Let's take a look!


Ever Belonging Seaheart

In this piece, it is clear that this ship is in trouble. Will the ship's crew make it to land safely or will they be smashed against the rocks?


Maiden's Prospect

This maiden is waiting for her prince. Will the suitor on this ship be the one?


David and Goliath

This climber has a tough, if not impossible journey ahead of him. Will he be successful at climbing the face of this mountain?


Awaiting Summer

In this apocalyptic piece, Tony explains how to combine several photos to create a panoramic image in Photoshop. Then he explains how to turn that image into a snowy apocalyptic wasteland.


Red Silk

In this piece, Tony explains how to create an Asian-inspired scene using several photos.


Toscane's Skies

This composite shows a person enjoying what looks to be a beautiful day, atop a large hill or mountain. In this piece, you get the impression that this person is reflecting upon a major life event. You can see the steps Tony took here.


Returning Home

This rider is almost finished making the long journey home to his castle.


Hitoban Musumegokoro

In this piece, Tony depicts a sleepy Asian-inspired town using several stock images. This image is also available as a tutorial.

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