~~ Home ASDwebdesigns ~~  Translation: October 17 - 2014 

 

~~ Original by Regis PSP grafik ~~

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Materials:  

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

 

 

Plugins:

  • <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Flaming Pear - Flexify 2
  • Image Enhancement - Automatic Histogram Optimizer **
  • Simple - Top Bottom Wrap

  • Flaming Pear - Flood
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow

** Import into Filters Unlimited

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Mask by Monaiekje.  You can find her beautiful PSP files HERE
  • Deco tube by @nn from TD Studio. www.tdstudio.be

 

 

Preparations:

  • Double Click on the Eye Candy Preset, it will be imported automatically
  • Save the Flood Settings to your Hard Drive
  • 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:

         

 #fdf8ff

#c9e4ff #ffffff          

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #fdf8ff

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #c9e4ff

 

 

The tutorial:

 

01

Open "adara-alpha-regis" This image contains Alpha Selections

Window - Duplicate (or shift+D) - Close the original and proceed on the copy

Selections - Select All

Open Image "High Definition Abstract Wallpaper

Note: If you are using tubes and colors of your own,  it is best to use the image provided in the Materials for this step, otherwise the result will be different. You can colorize it to match your work.

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - 50


02

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill with the Foregroudcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Monaiekje mask 33

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load Selection From Alpha Channel -  adara-regis

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

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

 


03

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

Effects - Plugins - <I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited - Image Enhancement - Automatic Histogram Optimizer

Note: Results may look a little different, depends on the FU version

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Top Bottom Wrap

Image - Flip

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

 

04

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Select All

Open Tube "10_Scan_Lines_Brushes_by_PaulW_4

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste Into Selection

Selections - Select None

Image - Negative Image

Image - Flip

 

05

Open Tube "ann_100114_Deco-Serie-14001_tdstudio

Edit - Copy

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Your work looks like this now:

 

06

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood - Click on the Red Arrow and load Preset adara

Or if this is not working for you use these settings:

 

07

Open Tube "deco`s 908-sandy

Edit - Copy (pick a color matching your tube)

On your work image:  Edit - Paste As New Layer

Image - Resize - 50% - Resize all Layers not checked

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Adjust - Hue and Saturation - Colorize - Hue 148 - Saturation 255 These are the H and S numbers of your Backgroundcolor

 

08

Layers - Duplicate

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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset regis-adara-shadow

 

09

Open Tube "echse

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

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Move to the right like this

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Preset regis-adara-shadow

Click on the Basic tab and change the Centre Offset Distance to 225 ( or play with the setting if you use a tube of your own)

 
 

10

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

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked  - 50 px - Foregroundcolor #ffffff

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

 

11

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 Facebook Page

Extra Example:

 

 

With special thanks to my testers Chris and Martalip

Martalip:

Chris:

 

 

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