With Photoshop: Creativity Knows No Boundaries
Some of the best artist’s and designers are self-taught, which is why I’m glad to present you with this Photoshop master from that group of talents. The creativity was already there, thats something that you cannot teach, but the way that he uses Photoshop as a tool to transcribe his amazing ideas is something to behold.
Kevin @ikevinadams is a creative artist from India that creates awe-inspiring creative composites that constantly makes it on all of Launch Dsigns Instagram accounts.
Take a look at his instagram profile then come back here and see his thought process and where he gets the ideas to create these amazing art.
How long have you been using Adobe Photoshop to edit?
Its been one year since I started using photoshop.
How did you get into digital arts?
I used to watch a lot of VFX and surreal movies. As a result, it really got me into digital arts.
What inspires you to create?
A lot of things inspires me like movies and dreams. Justin Peters, his creativity inspires me big time.
Who are some of the creative artists on Instagram that inspires you?
I don’t really know. If I’m being unique and fresh I just do what pops up in my mind, I try to forget the part where there’s heavy competition on Instagram.
With Instagram being so saturated with talent right now, how are you able to stay unique and fresh?
I’m a self learner, and so, the best part is that I hardly watch tutorials as well, I do my own research with the photoshop menus and options.
How do you educate yourself and keep learning?
In the beginning I always wanted to blend the pictures perfectly and nothing more and I think I have achieved that.
Do you use Adobe Lightroom? If so for what specific purpose?
I always use Lightroom as a final touch which completely lifts up my art at the end.
What do you hope to achieve from posting on instagram? Are you just posting for the fun of editing or are you hoping to use your instagram gallery as a portfolio for bigger opportunities?
In the beginning (a few months ago) I started editing and creating as a hobby and now I’m looking for bigger opportunities.
How do you back up your original work?
I use my hard disk for backup.
How important is getting likes and comments vs just posting as an artistic expression?
Getting a lot of reaches and good interactions matters more than any likes and follower count.
If there wasn’t an Instagram, where would you showcase your work?
If there wasn’t instagram, Twitter and Facebook would do.
Have you gotten any financial opportunities because of Instagram?
Yes, I’ve gotten a lot of financial opportunities from Instagram, earning nearly $1200 since November.
Do you think that instagram has helped or hurt digital artists?
Instagram has helped a lot of artists it connects lots of people.
What State/Country do you live in?
I live in India.
Is there anything else that you would like your followers to know about you?
I would like them to know that I will not stop I’ll always push my creativity and will keep growing constantly.