Water Nymph

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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 Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow and Gradient Glow

Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Tile & Mirror

Flaming Pear - Flexify 2 and Flood

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

VanDerLee - Unplugged-X

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins in your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 4 tubes - 1 animation.

 

The tubes are by Nicole and Nikita.

The animation is by Anneke.

 

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes and animation.

Please don't remove the watermark.

The Copyright belongs to the original artist.

Let the credit to the maker.

 

Permission to use the tubes

 

Step 1

Open the tubes in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #b4ddd9 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #4fa1a0 (or at your choice).

Set your foreground to gradient 'Radial' - with these settings:

Open a transparent image of 850 x 700 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Effects - Reflection effects - Rotating mirror - with these settings:

Step 2

Selections - Select all.

Copy tube '13186825845_feerique_nikita'.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask: 1 - 64 - 4.

Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling - default settings.

Adjust - Blur - Radial blur - with these settings:

Step 3

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited 2.0 -

Tiles & Mirror - Distortion Mirror (vertical) - with these settings:

Layers - Duplicate.

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2 - with these settings:

Image - Rotate - Free rotate - Left - 90 - nothing checked.

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2 - same settings as before.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow - with these settings:

Close this layer for now.

Step 4

Activate Copy of Raster 1.

Effects - Plugins - Medhi - Sorting Tiles - with these settings:

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling - background color - with these settings:

Activate layer 1.

Effects - Plugins - Medhi - Sorting Tiles - same settings as before.

Step 5

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Custom selection - with these settings:

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Press Delete 1x.

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

Effects - 3D effects - Buttonize - color #73b18c - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 6

Copy tube 'deze is op maat gemaakt'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place it nicely in the frame.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - Unplugged-X - with these settings:

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 65.

Step 7

Activate your bottom layer.

Click on your Selection tool - Rectangle.

Custom selection - with these settings:

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Press Delete 1x.

Flood fill the selection with your background color.

Change the Opacity of this layer to 30.

Effects - Texture effects - Blinds - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Gradient Glow - with these settings:

Move it a little to the left side.

Step 8

Open and activate your top layer.

Place this layer under Copy of Raster 1.

Move it down, so it's under the rocks - see main image.

Your layer palette looks like this:

Step 9

Activate your top layer.

Copy tube '13186825845_feerique_nikita'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Resize - 80% - All layers not checked.

Move her a little down.

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

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood - with these settings:

Step 10

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 11

Edit - Copy.

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

Click 1x Ctrl+C - click now 11x Ctrl+L.

You now have 12 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 12

Open animation 'Noten.psp1'.

Click in frame 13 - press Delete.

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

Step 13

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place the notes above the horn.

Step 14

Edit - Select all.

Animation - Frame properties - 25.

The higher the number the slower the animation.

Step 15

View - Animation.

You now can see how your animation looks.

If you are satisfied:

Save your crea as a gif 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 February 10, 2013.

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 July 15, 2015

 

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