Penguins

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

 

For this lesson you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Icicles

Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Rip Open

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

If you have to install plugins, you have to restart your PSP, so they work immediately.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 4 tubes - 1 template - 1 animation.

 

The tubes are by Sandra's PSP Wereld and by PSPMagnifique.

The other tubes are unknown to me.

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

 

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes, template and animation.

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground to a light color from your tubes.

Set your background to a darker color from your tubes.

Activate the template.

Remove the 2 top layers and layers 9, 10 and 11.

Step 2

Activate the bottom (white) layer.

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube 'Penguins magnifique' - Paste into the selection.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Selections - Select none.

Step 3

Activate layer 1 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 4

Activate layer 2 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Selections - Select none.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 70 - Blur 4 - color black.

Step 5

Activate layer 3 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Xenofex 2 - Rip Open - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

Activate your Magic wand - Outside checked - with these settings:

Activate layer 4.

Click with your Magic wand in the middle of the circle.

Copy tube 'Image 1' - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 7

Activate layer 5 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Copy tube 'Penguins magnifique' - Paste into the selection.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance more.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Nature - Icicles - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 8

Activate layer 6 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Selections - Select none.

Step 9

Activate layer 7 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Selections - Select none.

Step 10

Activate layer 8 - Selections - Select all.

Selections - Float - Selections - Defloat.

Flood fill the selection with your foreground color.

Effects - Plugins - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - same settings as before.

Selections - Select none.

Step 11

Copy tube 'groep Penguins (2)'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place them on the right side - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 12

Copy tube 'WortArd winter'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Put it on a nice place.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as before.

Step 13

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Edit - Copy.

To AS: Edit - Paste - As a new animation.

Step 14

Klik 1x Ctrl+C - click now 3x Ctrl+L.

You now have 4 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 15

Open animation '0b094' in AS.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all - Edit - Copy.

Step 16

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - In selected frame.

Place it on the left side in the window - see main image.

Step 17

Animation - Frame properties - 25.

Step 18

View - Animation.

You now can see how your animation looks.

View - Animation (to close the animation).

If you are satisfied:

Animation - Resize animation - Width 650 pixels (optional).

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

If you got a screen, click 3x Next - click Finish.

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Gerrie on November 2, 2011.

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 20, 2013

 

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