Celebrity Type Portrait
“Shading” with words
Convert an image into a portrait of highlights, midtones, and shadows that are made exclusively of type
Working with Color Range
Working with vector masks and layer masks
Photoshop, any text editor with Search/Replace
The only thing that most people find more fascinating than type is a good celebrity. Why not combine the two? This type of celebrity portrait has become very popular in the last few years — just take a look at the Pinterest included.
I (Nigel) wanted to use a contemporary figure, but most celebrities and their photographers are unfamiliar with the concept of fair use (the principle that ...