27th March 2013, 01:32 PM
3D Printing from Photoshop
3D printing is the technology of the year, but few people realise you can create printable objects directly inside Photoshop CS6. There’s no need for complex and arcane CAD programs, and you don’t have to master the intricacies of Nurbs and B-splines: Photoshop has a powerful tool set that’s easy to use and which generates solid, printable objects.
In this workthrough we’ll look at how to make a replacement pawn for a chess set. Not only will we model it directly in Photoshop, we’ll do so directly from a photograph of one of the original pawns.