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~~ Original by Alenza Design ~~

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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 PSP17, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

 

Acknowledgements:

  • Tube by LB

 

Plugins:

  • I.C.NET Software - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Greg's Factory Output Vol.2 - Pool Shadow & Shatter **
  • Filter Factory J - Drink To Me **
  • Simple - Diamonds
  • AAA Frames - Foto Frame
  • Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass

** Import into Filters Unlimited


Preparations:

  • Copy the Selection files to the Selections folder of PSP

  • Open the Mask in PSP and minimize to tray

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:

         
#fff3d3 #483228 #000000          

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

  • Set your Foregroundcolor to #fff3d3

  • Set your Backgroundcolor to #483228

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

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The tutorial:

01

Open a new transparent image of 900 x 600 px

Fill with the Gradient

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory output Vol 2 - Pool Shadow


02


Set your Foreground Gradient Back to Color

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection -Load Selection From Disk alenza_select169


Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - I.C.NET Software - Filter Factory J - Drink To Me

Repeat Filter Factory J - Drink to Me (same settings)

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Layer Opacity of this Layer to 28


03

Click on the Bottom Layer

Effects - Plugins - Greg's Factory Output Vol 2 - Shatter



Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical (Image flip in earlier versions of PSP)

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Darken" and the Layer Opacity to 37



04


Layers - Duplicate

Image - Resize - 60% - Resize all layers unchecked

Effects - Plugins - Simple - Diamonds

Effects - Geometric Effects - Circle

Layer Palette - Double click on this Layer and set the Blend Mode to "Hard Light" (the Opacity remains at 37)

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling



Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance



05

Click on the Top Layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection -Load Selection From Disk  alenza_select324



Fill the Selection with the Foregroundcolor

Selections - Modify - contract by 30px

Fill the Selection with your Backgroundcolor

Effects - 3D Effects - Inner Bevel



 



06

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Re Load Selection From Disk  alenza_select324

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass



Selections - Select None

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow




07

Layers Duplicate

Image - Resize - 50% - Resize all layers - unchecked


Effects - Plugins - I.C.NET Software - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Filter factory J - Drink To Me



Effects - Image Effects - Seamless tiling

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



08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with your Backgroundcolor

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - alenza_masque2



Layers - Merge Group

 



09

Open Tube"2127 - man - LB Tubes"

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize all layers - unchecked

Move down slightly to the edge of your work

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow



10

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px Backgroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px Foregroundcolor

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px Backgroundcolor


Color Palette: - Change your Foreground to Foreground/Background Gradient




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

Fill the Selection with the Gradient

Selections - Select None


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 by Chris:

 

 

Extra Example by ASDwebdesigns

 

 

With special thanks to Martalip for testing!

 

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