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This tutorial was made in PSP X2, but can also be made in the other versions.

 

For this tutorial you need the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror

Simple - Quick Tile

Xero - Clarity

You can download the plugins

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 6 tubes - 1 mask - 1 font.

Place the mask in your Mask folder.

Open the font and minimize it.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

The woman tube is by Kara.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and mask.

 

The other tubes are unknown to me.

If they are yours, please let me know so I can give you the proper credit.

 

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #a8150b (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #000000 (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 900 x 700 pixels.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Foreground-background' - Linear - Angle 45 - Repeats 3 - Invert checked.

Flood fill your image with this gradient.

Step 2

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror - Kaleidoscope 1 - default settings - see image below:

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Quick Tile - default settings.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Step 3

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask '1df2bc63' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 135 - see image below:

Step 4

Copy tube 'LD-tangodansers'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them on the left side.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Overlay.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 70.

Step 5

Copy tube 'KaraT4416'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her on the right side.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 135.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective shadow - see image below:

Layers - Duplicate.

Activate the layer below.

Effects - Distortion effects - Wind - Left - 100.

Step 6

Activate the top layer.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Image - Resize - 85% - All layers not checked.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to 50.

Step 7

Copy tube 'tango 17'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it left below.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 128.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective shadow - same settings as before.

Step 8

Copy tube 'tango 5'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it left below just before the range.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 128.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective shadow - same settings as before.

Step 9

Copy tube 'Tango 19 A'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the shoe on Tango 5 - see my example.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 128.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective shadow - same settings as before.

Step 10

Copy tube 'castaljeten klein'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it on Tango 5 - see main image.

Effects - Plugins - Xero - Clarity - 128.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective shadow - same settings as before.

Step 11

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 12

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 30 pixels - background color.

Activate your Magic wand - with these settings:

Select the last border with your Magic wand.

Step 13

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - Load/save mask - Load mask from disk - load mask '1df2bc63' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 14

Activate your Text tool - font Art Nouveau Caps - Size 48 - see image below:

Switch your colors - close your foreground color.

Type: Flamenco Dance - or a your own text.

Rotate the text as you like.

Layers - Convert to raster layer.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 15

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

If you want your crea in my Gallery:

Image - Resize - Width 800 pixels.

Save your crea as a jpg file and please send me an email with your crea.

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on June 11, 2010.

This lesson is and remains the property of Gerrie.

You are not allowed to copy or distribute my lessons without my written permission.

All my lessons are self designed ... so any agreement is purely coincidental.

All my lessons are registered with TWI.

 

Translated by Zial on May 31, 2014

 

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