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Daty, ich habe keine Worte des Dankes, dass meine Dankbarkeit für deine großzügige Angebot übereinstimmen, das du mir al deine Tutorials und Stationery's gegeben hast, vielen lieben Dank.

Daty, there are no words that can express my gratitude for your generous offer that you gave me all your stationery and tutorials, with lots of love, Zial.

This tutorial was made in PSP 9, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

Here you can download the materials.

It contains: 3 tubes.

JBL Tubes and Suzi Sgai, thank you so much for your beautiful tubes.

 

For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation

FM Tile Tools - Blend Emboss

MuRa's Meister - Cloud

You can download the plugins here.

If you have placed everything in it's folder, you can start :-)

 

Step 1

Set your foreground color to #4d0c01.

Set your background color to #a01c01.

Open a transparent image of 600 x 450 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - MuRa´s Meister - Cloud - default settings.

Step 2

Copy tube "JBL_122006_Vancouver".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Move the picture a bit up - see main image.

Step 3

Copy tube "SS_1239_Misted".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 65% - All layers not checked.

Image - Mirror.

Place the rose at the bottom left - see main image.

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

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 44.

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

Step 4

Copy tube "SS_165".

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the right side - see main image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 5

Layers - New raster layer.

Selections - Select all.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Set your background to gradient "Foreground-background" - with these settings:

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2 pixels.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 5 pixels.

Flood fill with your foreground color.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2 pixels.

Press Delete.

Effects - 3D Effects - Cutout - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

If you don't want to animate your creation:

Add your name and/or watermark and you're done :-)

 

Part 2

Animation

 

Step 7

Activate the 2nd layer from below (JBL_122006_Vancouver).

Activate your Free hand selection - From point to point - see image below:

Draw a selection around the buildings - as shown in the image below:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Constellation - with these settings:

Save this image as 1.jpg - in a folder of your choice.

Step 8

Edit - Undo.

Repeat Constellation - press Random Seed 1x.

Save this image as 2.jpg.

Step 9

Edit - Undo.

Repeat Constellation - press Random Seed 1x.

Save this image as 3.jpg.

Step 10

Open Animation Shop

Edit - Wizard Animation.

You will now see the screen below - take the settings from the following screens:

In the next window, click Add image - locate the folder where you saved your 3 images in:

Click on "Add image", until all 3 images are in the screen - see image below:

Click Next - click Finish and you see your animation on your screen.

Step 11

View - Animation.

You now can see how your animation looks.

If you like it, save your image and you're done!

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

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Translated by Zial on July 14, 2011

© by Daty