~~ Home ASDwebdesigns ~~  Translation: December 7 - 2014 

~~ Original by Monaiekje (2012)~~

This tutorial is adapted to 2014/2015 and can be used for all Years to come

Thank you Monique for your permission to translate your tutorials.

Please read my TERMS before sharing this tutorial! 

 

 

Materials:  

You need Animation Shop for the animation

This translation is written with PSP15 but can also be made with other PSP versions.

 

 

Acknowledgements:

Tube by Kitty from A&K Tubes unlimited. She shares her great tubes HERE

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Andrew's Filters 27 - Would You Want **
  • DSB Flux - Bright Noise
  • Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow
  • Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Brushed Metal, Extrude & Perspective Shadow
  • MuRa's Meister - Copies

** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

  • Double Click on the Eye Candy Presets, they will be imported automatically
  • Double click on the font (ttf) to open. Minimize to tray, you can use it now in PSP. Note: If you are using PSP13 or higher in combination with Windows 7 or 8 you need to install the font to the Font folder of Windows or use a Font viewer like The Font Thing. You can download a version HERE
  • Open the Mask in PSP and minimize to tray

From PSP 14 and higher versions 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

 

 

Colors:

         
#cd9464 #000000 #ffffff          

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #cd9464

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #000000

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

 

 

The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 600 px

Fill with the Gradient

 

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Andrew's Filters 27 - Would You Want Photo's Like This

 


02

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 55

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins  - DSB Flux - Bright Noise

Minimize this image to tray for now

 

03

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

Swap Materials:

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 600 px

Text Tool  Font 911 Porsha - Size 175 - Units: Pixels - Font Style: Bold - Stroke Width 0 - Create as: Vector

Attention: SET THE KERNING TO 350!!  This will set the numbers  wider apart

Type the Year you want , in this case 2015

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

Do not forget to set the Kerning back to 0!

Effects - Plugins -  Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings (6 x 50 & 2 x 128)

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Brushed Metal -  Settings Tab: Preset MDlessen-2012 brushed metal

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Extrude -  Settings Tab: Preset MDlessen-2012 extrude

Edit - Copy!

Minimize to tray ( save as PSP file in case PSP shuts down on you)

 

04

Maximize you main image from Tray

Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 110% - Resize all Layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

 

05

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies - Same settings

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling

Selection Tool - Rectangle   - Custom Selection:    

Edit - Cut (Or hit the Delete Key of your Keyboard)

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset Dropshadow, Blurry

 

 

06

Color Palette: Set the Background Gradient back to color and change to #ffffff

Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Backgroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - !cid_5BF4F8D6654B43209A5FC47190478E5C@cathy2o18it4yl111

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Soft Light"

 

07

Layer Palette - Click on the Top Layer

Maximize the Year image from tray

Edit - Copy

Do not close!

On your work image - Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize all Layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay"

 

08

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize all Layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Screen"

 

09

Go back to the Year image

Edit - Copy

On your work image - Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize all Layers not checked

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

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wave

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - Color #000000

Move like this:

Layers - Duplicate

 Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Overlay" and the Layer Opacity to 40

 

10

Open Tube "kittys-readhear-autumnlady

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Left like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset Dropshadow, Blurry

 

11

Open Tube "JLchampagneflute

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 45% - Resize all Layers not checked

Move to the Right Bottom Corner like this:

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - Color #000000

 

 

12

Layers - Duplicate

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

Move  like this:

 

13

Layers - New Raster Layer

Add your name or watermark

 

14

 Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 4 px - Color #cd9464

Magic Wand Tool - Mode: Add /Shift - Tolerance 0 - Contiguous checked - Anti Alias Checked -  Click in the last border

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise

 Selections - Select None

 

 Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 40 px - Color #ffffff

 Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 4 px - Color #cd9464

Magic Wand Tool - Mode: Add /Shift - Tolerance 0 - Contiguous checked - Anti Alias Checked -  Click in the last border

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise

 Selections - Select None

 

15

Image - Resize - Width 800 Pixels - Resize all Layers checked

If you do not want the animation - Save as JPG file and you're done!

 

16

THE ANIMATION:

Edit - Copy

Go to Animation Shop (From now on called AS)

Edit - Paste As New Animation

Edit - Duplicate Selected

Repeat until you have 16 frames

Edit - Select All

 

17

Open Animation "Bubbel" in AS

Animation - Resize Animation

Edit - Select All

Edit - Copy!

 

18

Go back to your 16 frames

 Click with your Right mouse button in the first frame  - Paste into selected frame

The animation is now "hanging" on your mouse now

click with your left mouse button on the spot where you want it  above the big glass, the animation is now pasted in all frames

Note: I pasted it again, just above the first one to get more bubbles

Click on View Animation to see if you like what you did

Close the View

 

19

Repeat the last step but now add the bubbles to the second glass

 

20

Click on View Animation to see if you like what you did

Satisfied??

Save as Gif file and your done.

If you wish you can post your result on my Facebook Page

Extra Example:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Martalip:

**

Chris:

 

 

Back to the top

Home ASDwebdesigns

 

 If you want to use this tutorial for your group ,club or forum please read my Terms

 

 
ASDWebdesigns 2008 - 2014 anyasspecialdesigns@gmail.com
 
Each graphic is the sole property of the original artist to whom the copyright belongs and may not be placed in a collection or offered for sale.
 
In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, any copyrighted work in this tutorial is distributed under fair use without profit or payment to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for non-profit research and educational or criticism purpose only.