Johnny Depp

 

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This tutorial was made in PSP X, but can also be made in the other versions.

The copyright rests solely with Black4Roses.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

BorderMania - Frame #2.

Cresent Moon - Terracotta

 Cybia - ScreenWorks

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

Xero - Soft Vignette

You can download the plugins

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 9 tubes.

 

The for the tubes should not be removed and displayed as your own.

If you use your own material, you have to adjust them.

If you are ready, you can start :-)

 

Step 1

Open the materials in PSP.

Copy them with Shift+D - close the originals.

Open a transparent image of 500 x 400 pixels.

Set your foreground color to #8f85bf.

Set your background color to #323d8b.

Or choose your own colors.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Foreground-background' - Linear - Angle 0 - Repeats 0 - Invert not checked.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Cresent Moon - Rerracotta: 4 - 4 - 17 - 13.

Step 2

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube 'Misted By Sorensen_Designs Tube Jan 135 - 08'.

Paste into the selecton.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 46.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Screen.

Step 3

Copy tube 'autumn_sunset'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Step 4

Copy tube 'mix72'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it right below - see main image.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 40.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Step 5

Copy tube 'Midnight_ Happy New Year_@el.p_'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked - repeat 2x.

Place it left below.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 40.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Multiply.

Your image should look like this:

Step 6

Copy tube 'joni_JS_12-31-06_JONI'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings.

Step 7

Copy tube 'JohnnyDeppForAilidh~JW'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x.

Image - Mirror.

Place him in the upper left corner.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 20.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Activate layer 6.

Activate your Eraser.

Erase carefully the tip of the hat.

Step 8

Copy tube 'depp4'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place him in the lower right corner.

Adjust - One-step noise removal - default settings.

In PSP 9 it is: Photo correction - remove noise from digital camera - default settings.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 80.

Step 9

Copy tube 'JackSparrow~mistyE'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 1x with 80% and 1x with 85% - All layers not checked.

Place him on the left side.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings.

Adjust - One-step noise removal - default settings.

In PSP 9 it is: Photo correction - remove noise from digital camera - default settings.

Activate layer 6.

Activate your Eraser.

Erase the tip of the hat on the face of the man.

Step 10

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube 'piratesofcarribean3Tori'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Place him in the lower left corner.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Luminance (L).

Effects - Plugins - FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss - default settings.

Adjust - One-step noise removal - default settings.

In PSP 9 it is: Photo correction - remove noise from digital camera - default settings.

Step 11

Activate layer 9.

Activate your Eraser.

Erase the face and the hat of the left small tube.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 12

Set your foreground color to #a59057.

Set your background color to #655737.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - ScreenWorks - Klose Knit: 0.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Step 13

Image - Add borders - Symmetric not checked - color white - with these settings:

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Set your gradient to 'Radial' - with these settings:

Flood fill the selection with this gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Soft Vignette - with these settings:

Step 14

Selections - Invert.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 1 - Opacity 90 - Blur 1 - color black.

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -1 (minus 1).

Effects - Plugins - BorderMania - Frame #2 - with these settings:

Selections - Invert.

Step 15

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - default settings.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Step 16

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 3 pixels - foreground color.

Select this border with your Magic wand.

Effects - Plugins - Cybia - ScreenWorks - Klose Knit: 0.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - background color.

Effects - Plugins - BorderMania - Frame #2 - with these settings:

Step 17

Activate your Text tool - find a nice font.

Type your text.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Image - Resize - Width 600 pixels.

Save your crea as a jpg file and you're done!

 

I hope you enjoyed making this lesson :-)

 

Black4Roses

March 10, 2008

 

Translated by Zial on December 14, 2012

 

 

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