Makeup is one way to create a beautiful artistic portrait, but it’s not the only method. You can also rely on post-production to create something different from everyone else. In this 15 minute tutorial, Nate from Tutvid shows you how to embed someone’s face with text.
While makeup and post-production are both essential parts of a great image and shouldn’t replace each other, there are times when you can take over. When you want to have a little fun and create something unique this isn’t your traditional portrayal, playing more with makeup or post production is definitely something to explore. In the video above, Nate from Tutvid teaches you from start to finish how you can do typography portraits.
It’s a trend that has been seen on recent business ventures as well as on Instagram, so it’s not unique on its own. However, it might give you some ideas for creating your own original image using a bit more Photoshop than usual. Through this tutorial, you will learn several techniques that, even on their own, could help you improve your editing skills.
What do you think of this kind of art? Does it bother you that it’s not photography per se but rather digital art? I’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments below.