Amelie

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

This lesson was written by Ann on July 17th, 2010 in the Dutch version of PSP X3
Copyrightę2010

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

::: Degree of difficulty: Niveau 2 - Items: 75 :::

  • Filters:
      • Unlimited 2.0 Penta.com
      • Penta.com (color dot)
      • AP 14 Motion
      • Flaming Pear - Transline - HERE (Free plugins)

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  • Preparation
    Take white as foreground color and change background color to gradient with these settings
    Gradient @nn_160710_GR_amelie_tdstudio:
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    If you prefer to work with an other gradient, click EDIT and replace by colors of your choice
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    Your material palette looks like this:
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    Feel free to change the opacity and blend mode from the layers if you work with different colors

    The lesson

  1. File - New - New Image
    Click right and choose the gradient.
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  2. Adjust - blur - Gaussian blur: radius: 30
  3. Adjust - blur - radial blur with these settings:
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  4. Effects - Plugins - AP 14 Motion - Video Repeats4 click Ok:
    Attention, it will take some time.
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  5. Effects - Distortion Effects- Polar coordinates with settings shown below:
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    This is your result:
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  6. Adjust - Sharpness - high pass sharpen with settings shown below:
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  7. Image - Flip
    This is the result up to now:
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  8. Activate the file: @nn_170710_abstract_amelie_tdstudio.pspimage
    (if you work with different colors use filter Fotomatic, or colorize, be creative with different filters to obtain surprising results)

    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  9. Effects - Image Effects- Offset with settings shown below:
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  10. Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:
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    This is the result up to now:
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  11. Effects - Edge Effects- Enhance
  12. Image - Flip
  13. Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow with settings shown below:
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  14. Layers - Duplicate
  15. Image - mirror
  16. Image - Flip
  17. Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Transline
  18. Effects - Image Effects- Offset:
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  19. Layers - Arrange - Move down
  20. Layers - Merge - merge visible
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  21. Effects - reflection effects - Feedback with settings shown below:
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    Result up to now:
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  22. Layers - New Raster layer
  23. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose:
    @nn_170710_Selectie001_Amelie_tdstudio:
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  24. Zoom in to flood fill with the white foreground color
  25. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose:
    @nn_170710_Selectie002_Amelie_tdstudio:
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  26. Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow with settings shown below:
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  27. Layers - Merge - Merge Visible (selection stays actif)
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  28. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose:
    @nn_170710_Selectie003_Amelie_tdstudio:
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  29. selections - Promote selection to layer
  30. Effects - Plugins - Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames:
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  31. Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow with settings shown below:
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    DESELECT afterwards!!!!!!!!!
  32. Window - duplicate (minimize this copy, we will use it later to make our backgroud)
  33. Proceed with the original
    Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling:
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  34. Layers - Duplicate
  35. Effects - Image Effects- Offset:
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  36. Activate the misted tube: @nn_010509_misted_womanface_tdstudio_small.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
    Move see example:
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  37. Activate the Layer palette: Opacity = 70%, Blend Mode: Soft light
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  38. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose:
    @nn_170710_Selectie004_Amelie_tdstudio:
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  39. Activate the misted tube: @nn_200209_misted_Sandra_tdstudio_soft.pspimage
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
    Move a little see print screen:
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  40. Delete on your keyboard DESELECT
  41. Layers - merge - merge visible !!!!!!!
  42. Layers - New Raster layer
  43. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose:
    @nn_170710_Selectie005_Amelie_tdstudio:
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  44. Zoom in , flood fill with white foreground color DESELECT afterwards
  45. We will select the little squares with the magic wand tool, pay attention to what I selected
    Settings for Magic Wand Tool:
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    Select these parts:
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  46. Layer palette - Activate the bottom layer
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  47. Effects - Plugins - Penta.com - color dot - Deselect afterwards:
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  48. Activate the layers with the lines (this is the top layer)
    Select this area with the Magic Wand Tool:
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  49. Activate bottom layer again!!!! (selection remains actif)
    Effects - Plugins - unlimited 2.0 - Buttons & Frames:
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  50. Effects - Plugins - Penta.com - Jeans with settings shown below:
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  51. Adjust - Sharpness - high pass sharpen:
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  52. Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow:
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    Deselect afterwards !!!!!!!!
  53. Select these 2 areas on the top layer
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  54. Layers - New Raster layer
  55. Flood fill selection with white
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  56. Decrease the opacity to 50%
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  57. Layers - merge - merge down and DESELECT
  58. Select this area on the top layer:
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  59. Layers - New Raster layer and Flood fill with white
  60. Decrease opacity to 20% DESELECT afterwards
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  61. Layers - New Raster layer for the brush
  62. Activate Brush tool with these settings:
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    Stamp brush as follows with the white foreground color:
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  63. Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow:
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  64. Activate the text file , I used these fonts
    -->> Gisha & JosephineScriptSSK, write a text of your choice.
    Edit - Copy
    Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move a little
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  65. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  66. Effects - Plugins - unlimited 2.0 - buttons & frames55
  67. Activate the minimized copy for the background
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  68. Selections – Load/Save Selection – Load Selection from Disk and choose the 2d selection
    @nn_170710_Selectie002_Amelie_tdstudio
  69. Image - crop to selection
  70. Layers - merge - merge visible
  71. Effects - Image effects- Seamless Tiling:
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  72. Layers - Duplicate
  73. Adjust - blur - Gaussian blur: radius 30
  74. Decrease opacity to 70%
  75. Save both as JPG