Tut 8

 

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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 the following plugins:

Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact - Perspective Shadow

Kiwi's Oelfilter - Zig Zack

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

You can download them

 

you can download the materials.

It contains: 2 tubes - 2 pictures - 1 color label - 3 selections - 2 masks.

Place the selections in your Selection folder.

 

The Bird tube is by Mentali.

The woman tube is unknown to me.

Please let me know if it's yours, so I can give you the proper credit.

Thank you so much for the beautiful tubes.

 

Step 1

Open the tubes, the pictures and the masks in PSP - minimize them for now.

Set your foreground color to #2292d2 (or at your choice).

Set your background color to #a226bc (or at your choice).

Open a transparent image of 900 x 600 pixels.

Step 2

Selections - Select all.

Copy picture 'img-wallpapers-hd-volume-i--violet--hora-13428'.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

 Step 3

View - Rulers.

Activate your Distortion tool - or press the letter D.

Pull the middle node to the left on 450 - see image below:

View - Rulers.

Step 4

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - 10.

Step 5

Effects - Plugins - v Kiwi's Oelfilter - Zig-Zack - with these settings:

Step 6

Layers - Duplicate.

Layers - New mask layer - From image - find mask 'Mask (30)' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 7

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk -

load selection 'SELECTION 1 TUTO 8' - with these settings:

Layers - New raster layer.

Step 8

Copy picture 'd86ef68e'.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 65.

Step 9

Activate your top layer.

Layers - Duplicate.

Activate the layer below.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 60 - Blur 20 - color black.

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Close this layer by clicking the eye.

Activate your top layer.

Step 10

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk -

load selection 'SELECTION 1 TUTO 8' - same settings as before.

Layers - New raster layer.

Open picture 'd86ef68e'.

Image - Mirror.

Edit - Copy.

Back to your working image - paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 65.

Layers - Arrange - Move down.

Step 11

Activate your top layer.

Effects - 3D effects - Drop shadow:

Vert and Hor 3 - Opacity 60 - Blur 20 - color black.

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Close this layer by clicking on the eye.

Activate and open the first closed layer.

Effects - Distortion effects - Wave - with these settings:

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

Step 12

Click on the letter D.

Press the up arrow on your key board.

Do this until it's against the edge.

Image - Mirror.

Click on the letter D.

Pull the middle right node a little to the right.

Pull the middle left node a little to the right.

It should look like this:

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

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Step 13

Open and activate your top layer.

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

Step 14

Effects - Distortion effects - Punch - 50.

Activate the layer below this one.

Press the letter D.

Pull the middle node a little down, so it fits nicely.

Activate your top layer.

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

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Step 15

Activate your bottom layer.

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk -load selection 'SELECTION 2 TUTO 8' - with these settings:

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Step 16

Effects - Reflection effects - Feedback - with these settings:

Layers - Arrange - Bring to top.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

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

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Step 17

Layers - New raster layer.

Flood fill this layer with your foreground color.

Layers - New mask layer - From image -

find mask 'Narah_mask_0417' - with these settings:

Layers - Merge - Merge group.

Step 18

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Flip.

Move this layer up - as you can see below:

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Step 19

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk -load selection 'SELECTION 2 TUTO 8' - same settings as before.

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Selections - Select none.

Step 20

Activate the layer below.

Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk -load selection 'SELECTION 3 TUTO 8' - with these settings:

Press Delete.

Selections - Select none.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 85.

Step 21

Activate your top layer.

Image - Mirror.

Layers - Merge - Merge down.

Set the Blend mode of this layer to Dodge.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Step 22

Activate layer 3.

Layers - Arrange - Bring to top.

Copy tube 'mentali-fantastique28'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

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

Place the bird totaly to the right.

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact -

Perspective Shadow - preset 'Drop Shadow, Low'.

Step 23

Copy tube '8ebd9467'.

Paste as a new layer on your working image.

Image - Mirror.

Image - Resize - 70% - All layers not checked.

Place her totaly to the left.

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen.

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

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -3 (minus 3).

Step 24

Activate your bottom layer.

Edit - Copy.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Selections - Select all.

Image - Add borders - 30 pixels - foreground color.

Selections - Invert.

Selections - Promote selection to layer.

Edit - Paste into the selection.

Selections - Select none.

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror.

Set the Opacity of this layer to 50.

Layers - Merge - Merge visible.

Step 25

Selections - Select all.

Selections - Modify - Contract - 30 pixels.

Selections - Invert.

Effects - Edge effects - Enhance.

Effects - 3D effects - Inner bevel - with these settings:

Selections - Select none.

Step 26

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - background color.

Selections - Select all.

Image - Add borders - 50 pixels - foreground color.

Selections - Invert.

Edit - Paste into the selection.

Adjust - Blur - Radial blur - with these settings:

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

Repeat with Vert and Hor to -5 (minus 5).

Selections - Select none.

Step 27

Layers - New raster layer.

Add your watermark.

Image - Add borders - 2 pixels - color black.

Image - Resize - Width 950 pixels - All layers checked.

Adjust - Sharpness - Unsharp mask - with these settings:

Step 28

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

 

I hope you enjoyed making this tutorial :-)

 

This lesson was written by Sweety on November 18, 2013.

This lesson is and remains the property of Sweety.

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.

 

Translated by Zial on May 29, 2014

 

 

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