Hiroshima

Elvira, thank you very much for your permission that I may translate your tutorials.

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

For this lesson you don't need plugins.

 

This lesson was tested by Wilma, thank you so much.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 2 tubes - 3 pictures - 1 font.

Open the font and minimize it.

 

The tubes are by Elvira.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

The flower tube is unknown by me.

If it's yours, please let me know so I can give you the proper credit.

 

I found the pictures on Internet by Google.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes and the pictures in PSP - minimize them for now.

Open a transparent image of 750 x 500 pixels.

Flood fill your image with black.

Selections - Select all.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Copy picture 'hiroshima'.

Paste into the selection.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

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

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 75 pixels.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with black.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - 2 pixels - outside - Anti alias not checked.

Flood fill this layer with white.

Selections - Select none.

Step 4

Copy tube 'hiroshima2'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them right below, against the white edge - see main image.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 62.

Step 5

Copy tube 'hiroshima35'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Selections - Select all - Selections - Float - Selections Defloat.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - 2 pixels - outside - Anti alias not checked.

Flood fill this border with white.

Selections - Select none.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Right - 15 - nothing checked.

Move it upper left - see main image.

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

Selections - Select all - Selections - Float - Selections Defloat.

Selections - Modify - Select selection borders - 2 pixels - outside - Anti alias not checked.

Flood fill this layer with white.

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

Copy picture 'kernwapen'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Left - 10 - nothing checked.

Place it left below - see main image.

Step 7

Copy tube 'flower 1'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 60% - All layers not checked.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 74.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 8

Activate your Text tool - font Edwardian Script ITC - Size at your choice.

Set your background color to white.

Close your foreground color.

Type 'Hiroshima' or your own text.

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2 pixels.

Step 9

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with white.

Selections - Select none.

Add your watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all.

Resize your crea, save it and you're done!

 

I hope you enjoyed making this lesson :-)

 

This lesson can not arrive at groups without my permission.

I certainly don't like copying.

If you want to link my lesson, please mail me.

Love Elvira

 

Translated by Zial on Februari 9, 2012

 

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