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Movie Poster Design in Adobe Photoshop



Have you ever wondered why every movie poster seems to look alike?

In this course, you'll learn how to make a movie poster from start to finish! We'll look at some of the best movie posters of all time to get inspiration for our poster designs, then jump into Photoshop and get creative with our own movie poster ideas.

We'll look at all of the popular color grades, typography, and composition trends that every modern poster design seems to share. Once you know the rules, you can break them!

Learn everything from the standard movie poster dimensions and the importance of genre through to storytelling via composition and the secrets of movie typography. Using fonts, photos, and graphics from Envato Elements, we'll create two brand new movie poster designs!

If you're looking for even quicker results, check out the movie poster maker on Placeit—an awesome online tool where you can create and design all kinds of mockups, posters, logos, and more, all within your browser.