***Translation: January - 2020***

 

~~ Original by LadyTessDesignStudio ~~

Thank you Tesy for permission to translate your tutorials.

Translated by Chris (acbdesigns)

Tested by Celine

 

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 PSP 2020 Ultimate, if you work with older versions some things might be different but the result will be the same.

Acknowledgements:

Plugins:

<I.C.NET Software> - Filters Unlimited 2.0

FU Buttons and Frames  - 3D Glass Frame 3 ***

FU - Tile and Mirror - Kaleidoscope 2 ***

MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling & Copies

Carolaine and Sensibility - CS-Reflection

Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow ***

It@lian Editors Effects - Effetto Fantasma ***

AAA Frames - Foto Frame

*** Use through Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Place the Mask in the Masks folder of PSP

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  #aba2ca   

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #331a48   

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

    If you are using different colors you may need to colorize some of the original elements

The tutorial:

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01

Open "ltdstudio_luxury_AlphaImage"  from tray

Window - Duplicate

Close the orignal and proceed on the copy

Fill the image with the Background Color

 

02

Selections - Select All

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "AR43" (Misted tube  from tray)

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Leave open for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

03

Effects - Texture Effects - Mosaic Glass

 

04

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset - Side by Side

 

05

Effects - Reflection Effects - Rotating Mirror

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Vertical

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 50

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Result:

 

07

Layers - Duplicate

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#2

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 10

Keep selected

 

08

Activate "AR43" again

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

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

Selections - Invert

Press the Delete key on your keyboard

Selections - Select None

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Result:

 

 

09

Effects - Image Effects - Seamless Tiling - Preset - Side by Side

 

10

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#3

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

11

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Perspective Tiling

 

12

Effects - Plugins - Caroaline and Sensibility - CS-Reflection

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

 

13

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#1

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 10

Keep selected

 

14

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow

Keep selected

 

15

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Buttons and Frames - 3D Glass Frame 3

Selections - Modify - Contract - 18px

Layers - New Raster Layer

Lower the Opacity of the Flood Fill tool to 40

Fill the Selection with the Foreground Color

Raise the Opacity of the Flood Fill Tool back to 100

 

16

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "Grisi_Woman_585"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Middle Layer

Minimize for later

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

Selections - Select None

 

17

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/30  Color: #000000

Layers - Merge - Merge Down (3 times)

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/80/30  Color: #000000

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen

Result:

 

18

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

 

19

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Result:

 

20

Activate the Bottom Layer

Selections - Load/Save - Load Selection From Alpha Channel - Selection#4

Selections - Promote Selection to Layer

Selections - Select None

Layers - Arrange - Bring to Top

 

21

Effects - Plugins - It@lian Editors Effect - Effetto Fantasma - Default settings - 41/41

Effects - Plugins - MuRa's Meister - Copies

 

22

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Result:

 

23

Lower the Opacity of the Top Layer to 65

Click on Promoted Selection 1 (The floor)

 

24

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with #d5d0e4

Layers - Load/Save - Load Mask From Disk - "Narah_Mask_1463

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

25

Layers - Duplicate - Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Lower the Opacity of this Layer to 65

Result:

 

26

Activate the Top Layer

Open "Grisi_Woman_585"  from tray again

Edit - Copy

You can close this file now

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

Image - Resize - 90% - Resize All Layers - Not Checked

 

27

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

Objects - Align Left

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/100/40  Color: #000000

Adjust - Sharpness - Sharpen More

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

 

28

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px -  Background Color #331a48

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - Foreground Color #aba2ca

Selections - Invert

 

29

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Tile and Mirror - Kaleidoscope 2

Adjust - Blur - Gaussian Blur - Radius: 30

 

30

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px - Foreground Color #aba2ca

Selections - Invert

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Graphics Plus - Cross Shadow - Default settings

Keep selected

 

31

Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame

Selections - Select None

 

32

Open "ltdstudio_luxury_texto"  from tray

Edit - Copy the Top Layer

On your work image:

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Layer

Move to the Top Left  corner like this:

Layers - Merge - Merge All Flatten

 

33

Optional: Image - Resize - Width 950 px - Resize all Layers checked

Add your watermark and the ltdstudio watermark (In Materials), save as JPG file and you're done!

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Extra Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine: