[ Ona - PSP X4 tutorial - written by @nn ] - 2012

Ona

::: Update: September 2015 - ASDwebdesigns :::

INFO

This lesson was written on May 5th 2012 in the Dutch version from PSP X4.

---------------------- [ Copyrightę2012 ] ----------------------

Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence.
Lessons translated in English by Jille.
Lorna translates in French
Bhyma Web (Maria) translates in Spanish.
Marion translates in German.

TD-studio uses often tubes from Kitty & Annelies with permission.
find their group here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/A-and-K-Tubes-Unlimited/

A & K tubes  unlimited

::: Degree of difficulty: Level 1 - Items: 119 :::


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  • 5 Filters:
      • Visual Manipulation
      • VanDerLee - Unplugged x
      • Simple
      • Screenworks - HIER (freeware)
      • AAA Frames - foto frame

    • Preparation

      Foreground color = #f9f9f9 and background color = #d3d3d3.
      Material Foreground - change the color into Foreground - background gradient with these settings:
      1

      Material palette to start the lesson:
      2


      Feel free to change the opacity and blend mode from the layers if you work with different colors. You can colorize if necessary

      The lesson

    1. File - New - New Image :
      Click right with the mouse button to select the gradient
      3
    2. Effects - Visual Manipulation - Transmission:
      4
    3. Effects - Geometric Effects - skew:
      5
    4. Layers - New Raster layer
    5. Activate Flood fill tool and fill the layer with the background color (#d3d3d3)
    6. Layers - new mask layer from Image:
      6
    7. Layers - Merge - Merge group
    8. Shift + g (gamma correction):
      7
    9. Edit - Repeat - Adjust gamma correction
      Result:
      8
    10. Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee - unplugged X:
      Color: #400000 (dark red)
      9
    11. Edit - Repeat unplugged X:
      Change SCALE into 40
      10
    12. Effects - Plugins - Simple - Diamands
    13. Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen
      11
    14. Layers - New Raster layer
    15. Change Foreground color into light solid color (#f9f9f9)
    16. Activate Brush tool and select my file @nn_050512_brushes_001_Ona_tdstudio
      12
      Place this brush in the middle
      13
    17. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light, Opacity: 100%
    18. Layers - New Raster layer
    19. Selections - Select all
    20. Selections - Modify - contract: 65 pixels
    21. Selections - Invert
    22. Activate Flood fill tool and fill the selection with the light foreground color
    23. Selections - Deselect all
      14
    24. Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave:
      15
    25. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - radius 15
    26. Effects - Plugins - Screenworks - Boxed Dot
    27. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light, Opacity: 100
    28. Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen
    29. Window - Duplicate, minimize and continue with the original
    30. Activate the tube from Alies: Alies 841-woman-13042012.pspimage
      Edit -Copy
      Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
    31. Move to the right :
      16
    32. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light, Opacity: 100%
    33. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    34. Activate Selection tool - Custom selection with these values:
      17

      18
    35. Selection - Promote selection to layer
    36. Edit - Copy (selection remains)
    37. Edit - Paste as new Image
    38. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - foto frame:
      19
    39. Edit - Copy
    40. Activate your little work, Edit - Paste into selection
    41. Selections - Deselect all
      20
    42. Effects - reflection Effects - feedback:
      21
    43. Image - free rotate:
      22
    44. Effects - Image effects - Offset:
      23
    45. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      24

      Result:
      25
    46. Layers - New Raster layer
    47. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_002_Ona_tdstudio
      Place at follows using the light foreground color:
      26
    48. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Dodge, Opacity: 55%
    49. Layers - Duplicate
    50. Image - Mirror
      (X4 users take script for Mirror and flip: click here for instructions)
    51. Image - Flip
    52. Layer palette: Decrease the opacity towards 45%
      Result:
      27
    53. Activate this tube Alies 841-woman-13042012_small.pspimage (I resized for this lesson)
      Edit - Copy
      Edit- paste as new layer on your working area
    54. Move tool - Move to the left :
      28
    55. Activate the flower tube: Alies 869-white flowers-03052012_small.pspimage
      Edit - Copy
      Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
    56. Move again see print screen
      29
    57. Layers - Merge - Merge down (2 tubes are merged)
    58. Layers - Duplicate
    59. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur - radius 12
    60. Layers - Arrange - Move down
    61. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    62. Activate Selection tool - Custom selection with these values:
      30

      31
    63. Edit - Copy
      Edit - Paste as new image (selection remains actif)
    64. Effects - AAA Frames - foto frame:
      32
    65. Edit - Copy
    66. Activate your work (selection is still actif)
    67. Edit - Paste into selection
    68. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      33

      Result:
      34
    69. Selections - Deselect all
    70. Layers - New Raster layer
    71. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_003_Ona_tdstudio
      35
      Place at follows using the light foreground color:
      36
    72. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: normal; Opacity: 60%
      37
    73. Layers - New Raster layer
    74. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_004_Ona_tdstudio
      38
      Place at follows using the same color:
      39
    75. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      40
    76. Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light; Opacity: 100%
    77. Layers - New Raster layer
    78. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_005_Ona_tdstudio
      Place at follows using the same color
      41
    79. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      42
    80. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      43
    81. Layer palette: Blend mode: Multiply: Opacity: 75%
      44
    82. Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling:
      45
    83. Activate flower tube again: Alies 869-white flowers-03052012_small.pspimage
      Edit - Copy
      Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move a little:
      46
    84. Layers - Duplicate
    85. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur: radius: 12
    86. Layers - Arrange - Move down
    87. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    88. Edit - COPY !!!!!!!!!! (don't forget!)
    89. Effects - Plugins - Richard rosenman - solid border:
      Color: black
      47
    90. Image - Add borders:
      48
      Color:background color (#d3d3d3)
    91. Activate Selection tool - Custom selection with these values:
      49

      50
    92. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      51
    93. Edit - Repeat Drop Shadow
    94. Selections - Deselect all
    95. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area (still in memory)
    96. Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling:
      52

      53
    97. Effects - Plugins - Virtual photographer - OptikverveLabs:
      54
    98. Activate Selection tool - Custom selection with these values:
      49
    99. Selections - Modify - feather: 50 px
    100. Delete on your keyboard
    101. Selections - Deselect all
    102. Decrease opacity towards 75%, Blend mode: normal
    103. Layers - New Raster layer
    104. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_006_Ona_tdstudio
      Place at follows using the same color::
      55
    105. Layers - New Raster layer
    106. Activate Brush tool and select my file: @nn_050512_brushes_001_Ona_tdstudio
      Place at follows using the same color:
      56
    107. Image - Negative
    108. Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light; Opacity: 100%
    109. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    110. Selections -load/save selection - load selection from disk and select:
      @nn_050512_sel_001_Ona_tdstudio
      57
    111. Selections - Promote selection to layer
    112. Effects - Plugins - Fotomatic - Skygrad:
      58
    113. Selections - Modify - Select selection borders:
      59
    114. Flood fill the border with the light solid Foreground color
      (modus = NONE)
    115. Selections - Deselect all
    116. Layers - Duplicate
    117. Effects - Plugins - Simple - offset by 3
    118. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow:
      60
    119. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    120. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Fotoframe:
      61
    121. Activate your minimized image (for the background)
    122. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
    123. Effects - Image effects - Seamless tiling:
      62
    124. Save both as JPG and insert in your mail


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