The Green Vortex

Leny, heel erg bedankt voor je toestemming om je lessen te mogen vertalen.

Thank you Leny, for your permission to translate your beautiful tutorials.

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For this tutorial you need Animation Shop (AS)

and the following plugins:

Filter Factory Gallery R - Strange Life Form No.2

Kang 4 - az-Gen 1 - dolphin

You can download the plugins

Place or install the plugins into your Plugin folder.

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 1 color label - 4 tubes - 1 mask - 2 animations.

 

The tubes are by Leny.

Thank you so much for your 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.

 

Step 1

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

Set your foreground color to #67a69b.

Set your background color to #000000.

Set your foreground to gradient 'Linear' - Angle 45 - Repeats 1 - Invert checked.

Open a transparent image of 900 x 650 pixels.

Flood fill your image with your gradient.

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur: 25.

Effects - Plugins - Kang 4 - az-Gen 1 - dolphin - default settings.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 120 - 67.

Step 2

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gradient.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your background color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'masker' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your gradient.

Effects - Plugins - Filter Factory Gallery R - Strange Life Form No.2 - default settings.

Adjust - Hue and saturation - Colorize: 120 - 67.

Lower the Opacity of this layer to 12.

Step 3

Copy tube 'Leny-halloween88a'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place her right below.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor minus 10 - Opacity 65 - Blur 10 - color black.

Step 4

Open tube 'BlackHalAccents_sworda'.

Select the bat upper left.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the bat upper left, a little above the branches.

Layers - Duplicate.

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

Place this one in the upper left corner.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor minus 10 - Opacity 65 - Blur 10 - foreground color.

Step 5

Open tube 'BlackHalAccents_sworda'.

Select the witch on the left side.

Edit - Copy.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

Place her in the middle and a little to the left - see main image.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow - same settings as the last time.

Step 6

Copy tube 'Leny-tekst-halloween'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the text left below.

Step 7

Copy tube 'hand'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Place the hand in the middle of the water - see main image.

Step 8

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your name and/or watermark.

Layers - Merge - Merge all (Flatten).

Step 9

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

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 50 pixels - background color.

Image - Add borders - Symmetric - 1 pixel - foreground color.

Edit - Copy.

Step 10

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

Click 1x Ctrl+C - click now 10x Ctrl+L.

You now have 11 frames.

Click in frame 1 - Edit - Select all.

Step 11

Open animation 'SimoneAni-WhiteSpin' in AS.

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

Step 12

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place the animation in the middle - see main image.

Step 13

Open animation 'figuur' in AS.

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

Step 14

Back to your main animation.

Edit - Paste - Into selected frame.

Place the figure on the bridge - see main image.

If you want you can resize your crea to Width 600 pixels.

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 lesson :-)

Hugs Leny

 

This lesson was written by Leny.

This lesson is and remains the property of Leny.

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

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

 

Translated by Zial on July 1, 2019

 

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