Creating a unique triangle mosaic using Photoshop

by Fred Showker

Photoshop Tutorial In this Photoshop Tutorial from Wu Hui, we see a unique procedure for producing a triangle mosaic that does not rely on Photoshop's automated routines. Not only do you learn the functions -- it demonstrates how you can utilize Photoshop without filters or styles and actually obtain better results.
Sky writes :

Follow along -- We need only several steps to achieve unique effect of a triangle mosaic.


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Step 1, Open up a picture and leave certain spaces in all sides. You will know why doing that later. Copy two new layers;

create new layers

Step 2, Free transform the two layers respectively; see parameters in the picture;

Free transform the two layers

Step 3, Add a same mosaic on the two layers;

Step 4, Return the picture to its original proportion, and see parameters in the picture;

mosaic original proportion

Step 5, Change the mixed model on the two layer to lighten model.

mosaic mixed model

Step 6, Deal with the above two layers with "filter – sharpen – sharpen edges", then adjust as you like all layers as "brightness/contrast". Please see the effect after overlaying in the follow.

sharpen edges

Anyone is welcomed to redistribute and quote the content only if he or she notes its origin.

And, thanks for reading

      Wu Hui
            (Winbluegod) from Beijing of


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