~~ Home ASDwebdesigns ~~  Translation: January - 2016

~~ Original tutorial by Liberty Imagination ~~

Thank you Maxou for your permission to translate your tutorials.

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 Vio, Ana Ridsi, Guismo and Ana BR

 

Plugins:

  • I.C.NET Software - Filters Unlimited 2.0
  • Filter Factory - Gallery G - Bevel 2 **
  • Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow
  •  

    ** Install into Filters Unlimited

     

    Preparations:

    • Double click on the Eye Candy Preset, itwill install automatically
    • Open all other files in PSP or to a folder of your choice

    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:

           
    #e8a8af #b55c70 #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 #e8a8af

    • Set your Backgroundcolor to #b55c70

     

     

    The tutorial:

    01

    Open a new transparent image of 900x 600 px

    Selections - Select All

    Open Tube "vio833"

    Edit - Copy

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

    Colorize if you use different colors

    Selections - Select None

    Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling



    Layers - Merge - Merge All - Flatten



    02

    Layer Palette: Right click - Promote Background Layer

    Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur



    Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance



    03

    Open Tube "element maxou 1"

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

    No need to move

    Colorize if you use different colors

    Layer Palette: Set the Blend mode of this Layer to 80

    Effects - 3D effects - Drop Shadow - Shadow on New Layer checked - Color #ffffff



    Staying on the Shadow Layer

    Effects - Texture Effects - Blinds - Color #000000





    04

    Layer Palette: Click on the Bottom Layer

    Selection Tool - Custom Selection





    Selections - promote Selection To Layer

    Effects - Plugins - I.C.NET Software - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Filter Factory - Gallery G - Bevel 2



    Selections - Invert

    Keep Selected



    05

    Layer Palette: Click on the Bottom Layer

    Effects - Plugins - I.C.NET Software - Filters Unlimited 2.0 - Filter Factory - Gallery G - Bevel 2 (same settings)



    Selections - Select None

    Your work looks like this now:

     



    06

    Layer Palette: Click on the second Layer from the Bottom (Promoted Selection)

    Selection Tool - Customized Selection



    Open Tube "anna.br_auribeau_12-08-10"

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

    Position the tube to your liking into the Selection

    Selections -Invert

    Edit - Cut or hit Delete on your keyboard Keep Selected

    Layer Palette: Set the bend Mode of this Layer to Overlay

    Selections -Invert

    Selections - modify - Select Selection Borders



    Change your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff

    Layers - New Raster Layer

    Fill the Selection with #ffffff

    Effects - 3D Effects - Chisel



    Selections - Select None



    07

    Layer Palette: Click on Raster 2 (the landscape)

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Shadow On New Layer - unchecked



    Layers - Arrange - Bring To Top



    08

    Open Tube "texte jo26122014"

    Edit - Copy

    Edit - Paste As New Layer

    Move into place like this



    Note: If you are using different colors, colorize now to match your work

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Coor #000000



    Layer Palette: Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 68

    You work looks like this now





    09

    Open Tube "calguisdecoautomnal26092014"

    Edit - Copy

    Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

    Move into position like this:



    Effects - Plugins - Alen Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset maxou-jo 12/26/2014

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #000000







    10

    Open Tube "AR1090"

    Edit - Copy

    Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

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

    Move into place like this:



    Effects - Plugins - Alen Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset maxou-jo 12/26/2014

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #000000







    11

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1 px - #ffffff

    Edit - Copy

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked -30 px -#b55c70

    Select the border with the Magic Wand

    Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

    Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur



    Effects - Texture Effects - Weave



    Selections - Invert

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #000000



    Selections - Select None



    12

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1 px - #ffffff  

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1 px - #b55c70  

    Selections - Select All

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked -30 px - #ffffff  

    Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow - Color #000000



    Selections - Select None

    Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2 px - #b55c70  


     

     

    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 Facebook Page

    Extra Example by Chris:

     

    With special thanks to my testers Anneli and Martalip

    Martalip:

    Anneli:

     

     

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