SL Photography Quick Tips // Skin Shine

SL Photography Quick Tips // Skin Shine

I’ve gotten request on editing skin for Secondlife images and I’ll be covering those after the Holidays, but before that I do wanna highlight that pores of Secondlife Mesh Body Parts can actually be shown within Secondlife as well. I call these Skin Shine but in industry, terms are just Normal Maps and Specular Maps integrated into each Mesh Body Part. These are viewable with Advanced Lighting turned on. This video will explain the mechanics of how those work plus how to get them set up on the various Mesh Body Parts available on the grid.

SL Photography Quick Tips // Green Screen, Chromakey Methods

SL Photography Quick Tips // Green Screen, Chromakey Methods

We often have Pile Up requests from other residents over at Flickr and they’re usually on a bright green background. This is to allow the easy extraction of foreground items using the process of Green Screen or Chromakeying. This video will cover the various different methods for doing so as well as how to refine those pesky leftover green casts.