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Translated by Chris for ASDWebdesigns

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Materials:  

Disclaimer: Each Graphic is the property of the original artist to whom the copyright belongs and may not be placed in a collection or offered for sale on-line or otherwise.

This translation is written with PSP18, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tubes by Alies and LB Tubes

 

 

       Plugins:

  • Adjust - Variations
  • VanDerLee - Unplugged X - Vertical Tile
  • Simple Filters - Blintz & Centre Tile
  • Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Backlight and Perspective Shadow
  • L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Adonis
  • Toadies - What Are You?
  • Richard Rosenman - Scanlines v2.1
  • Nik Software - Color Efex Pro 3.0

 

Preparations:

  • Double click on the Eye Candy Preset it will install automatically
  • Open all files in PSP, duplicate and minimize to tray. Close the originals.
  • NOTE: If you are using different colors you might need to colorize some of the files.
     

From PSP 14, 15 AND 16 there is no option for Image - Mirror & Image -  Flip There is a new option but this does not give the same result except when the tube/image covers the whole image from side to side There is a easy way to add the old Mirror and Flip options to the Image Menu I have written a tutorial you can find it HERE. From PSP 17 the option is back

 

 

Colors:

         
#b2484e #ffffff #000000          

Note: When working with your own colors, play with the Blend Mode and/or Opacity at your own discretion

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #b2484e

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

Color Palette: Set your Foregroundcolor to Foreground/Background Gradient (Corel_06_029) - Style: Radial

 

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Maximize "alpha_lauraly" from tray

Fill the Layer with the Gradient  

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur


02

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Blintz

Edit - Repeat Blintz

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Edit - Repeat Seamless Tiling

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More


03

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Free Rotate

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Edit - Repeat Seamless Tiling

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Multiply


04

Layer Palette:  Click on the Bottom Layer  (Raster1)

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#1

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top


05

Effects - Plugins - VanDerLee -  Unplugged X - Vertical Tile

Effects - Distortion Effects - Pixelate


06

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Backlight - Preset - "Backlight-1-Linette"

Note: If you use different colors change the color of the Gradient by clicking on the three squares one at a time and selecting your color from the recently used Menu

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Prest - Drop Shadow Blurry

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Luminance


07

Layer Palette: Click on the second Layer from the Top (Raster 1 copy2)

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects - Plugins - L en K - landksiteofwonders - L en K's Adonis


08

Maximize "deco-1-lauraly-Linette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Left side of your work like this:

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode to Screen and lower the Opacity to 81

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


09

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize All Layers - not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette:  Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 53

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


10

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#2

Flood Fill Tool (F) Opacity - 20  

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor      Keep Selected

Layers - New Raster Layer

Flood Fill Tool (F) Opacity - 100  

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor    Keep Selected

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Edit - Cut  (or hit Delete on your keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down


11

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical  (Image - Flip in older versions of PSP)

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Toadies - What Are You?

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - not checked

 

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen


12

Layer Palette:  Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#3

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor     Keep Selected

Selections - Modify - Contract - 20px

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Selection with the Backgroundcolor 

Selections - Modify - Contract - 2px

Edit - Cut - (or hit Delete on your keyboard)

Keep Selected


13

Maximize "2316-woman-misted-LB TUBES"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Selections - Select None

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - Drop Shadow Blurry

Effects - Image Effects - Offset


14

Maximixe "deco-2-lauraly-Linette  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

No need to  move

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#4

Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor 

Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


15

Maximize "deco-3-lauraly-Linette" from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Move into place like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin- Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Motion Trail - Preset - Masking High

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen


16

Maximize "Alies 895-tulips-03062012"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Right like this:

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode to Luminance ( or colorize to compliment your work)


17

Layers - Duplicate

Click on the Layer below (the original tube)

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur

Effects - Plugins - Richard Rosenman - Scanlines v2.1

Note: If you use a different tube your results will vary

Layer Palette:  Change the Blend Mode of this Layer to Screen

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance More

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow


18

maximize "texte-lauraly-Linette"  from tray

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Bottom of your work like this:

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible


19

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Backgroundcolor 

Selections - Select All

Edit - Copy

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px - Foregroundcolor

Selections - Invert

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Effects - Simple - Centre Tile

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur

Selections - Invert

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

Selections - Select None

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Backgroundcolor 


20

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 900 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

If you wish you can post your result on my Face book Page

Extra Example by Chris:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Martalip and Anneli

Anneli

Martalip:

 

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