The Parallax Effect: How to Animate a Still Photo (Part 1 of 3)

Want to make your still photos pop? With the parallax effect, a 2.5-D-style animation, you can animate your photos with some simple techniques.

In this first video, we’ll look at how you can split your 2D still photo into foreground, middleground and background layers using Photoshop.

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