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

 

Unfortunately her site is no longer online.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

Filters - Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew 8

VM Natural - Acid Rain (I had to import it into Filters Unlimited 2.0)

and VM Natural - Sparkle

You can download the plugins

 

you can download the materials.

 

Step 1

Set your foreground color to #991719.

Set your background color to black.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 45 - Repeats 3 - Invert not checked.

Open a transparent image of 426 x 424 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 12.

Effects - Plugins - Andrew's Filters 8 - Tow The Line - default settings.

Step 2

Copy image 'american-flag-wallpapers'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Don't move it!

Set the Opacity of this layer to 34.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 -

VM Natural - Acid Rain - default settings.

Step 3

Copy tube 'Erotik274_shane_callanan_31_07_0_'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked - repeat 1x.

Step 4

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - foreground color - with these settings:

Select both borders with your Magic wand.

Step 5

Copy image 'american_eagle_and_flag'.

Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - foreground color - with these settings:

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - foreground color.

Image - Add borders - 1 pixel - background color.

Copy tube 'usa'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it upper left - see main image.

Layers - Duplicate.

Place this one upper right - see main image.

Step 8

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 2 pixels - background color.

Close your foreground color.

Set your background color to #171e3b.

Activate your Text tool - with these settings:

Type your text.

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural - Sparkle - with these settings:

Repeat with Max Size to 64.

Selections - Select none.

Add your watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Save it as a jpg file and you're done :-)

 

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 June 29, 2012

 

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