Photoshop might not be the best software to design 3D elements, but most 3D effects you see out there are definitely achievable. In this following article, we attempt to showcase you some of the best 3D design Photoshop tutorials we’ve come across. It’s probably not about memorizing all steps required to produce the output, but rather, to learn and understand the methods involved.
You will be learning how to create an iPod classic but also you can use the same technique to make an iPod nano.
This tutorial consists of creating a digital illustration in Photoshop of a box of matches.
In this tutorial, it will demonstrate you how to create a realistic 3D snooker ball. It is not difficult to make. Hope you will find it interesting. By Photoshop Lady.
How to create a cool, semi-realistic cardboard box icon.
Clever way of creating 3-dimensional server rack. Started from 2d design, transformed to 3d by playing with image perspectives.
Learn how to re-create an Apple iPod Shuffle by using the original image from apple’s website as a reference and using the gradient tool, layer masks and basic selection and guide techniques.
How create a realistic bottle illustration and some shadow and cut techniques.
How to create a watch from scratch in Adobe Photoshop.
How to illustrate a USB key floating in the air and reflecting on a surface.
How to create a photorealistic widescreen LCD HDTV from scratch.
How to make a shiny new apple remote.
How to draw a Mircosoft’s XBOX 360 console in photoshop using a reference image, simple techniques such as the gradient tools and the pen tool.
How to design a Classic Guitar.
How to draw a pencil icon. We’ll have a look at gradients, selection tools, and basic transform operations.
How to create a super realistic bottle of wine completely from scratch.
How to create a 3D cup from scratch in Illustrator, how to apply some texture to it in Photoshop, and also how to use the Vanishing Point filter to mock-up a scenario and apply realistic shadows.
How to illustrate a woofer and make a simple wood texture for the background.
Poster Art and Wallpapers
How to create a Colorful 3D Text effect in photoshop.
Downloadable PDF tutorial, comes with brushes and PSD files.
How to manually create your own vanishing points, and how to use these techniques to create an awesome ’screen explosion’ effect – something that is sure to dazzle your viewers!
Learn how to shatter Jessica Alba’s face into fade away cubes.
Using Photoshop to achieve scalable 3-dimensional vectors circles
For those who prefer creating their own space and planet wallpapers.
More: Create planet in photoshop.
How to design an awesome wallpaper with Mac logo.
3-dimensional Macbook Air, way from scratch in Photoshop.
This tutorial will cover some techniques to integrate 3d elements into your 2d designs.