***Translation: June - 2020***

 

~~ Original by Corry Creatief ~~

Thank you Corry 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:

      Misted Landscape by HaZal (Site closed)

    Masks by Narah

    All other materials by Corry

Plugins:

Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

Flaming Pear - Flood

Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

Alien Skin - Eye Candy 5 - Impact

 

Preparations:

Double click on the Alien Skin Presets to install them

Open all other files in PSP and minimize to tray

 

Colors:

    Set your Foregroundcolor to  # 335461 

    Set your Backgroundcolor to #ffffff       

    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 a new Transparent image 900 X 550px

 

02

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Wavy Lab 1.1

 

03

Effects - Plugins - Mehdi - Sorting Tiles

 

04

Adjust - Blur - Radial Blur

 

05

Open "landscape tubes 5-HaZal"  from tray

  Edit - Copy

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

No need to move

Change the Blend Mode to Luminance(Legacy)

 

06

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flexify 2

Image - Mirror - Mirror Horizontal

 

07

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Background Color (2) #ffffff 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - "NarahsMasks_1533"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

08

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Color (1) #335461 

 Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image - Again "NarahsMasks_1533"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

 

09

Staying on this Mask Layer: Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood

 

10

Layers - New Raster Layer

Fill the Layer with the Foreground Color (1) #335461 

Layers - New Mask Layer - From Image -"Narah_mask_0483"

Layers - Merge - Merge Group

 

11

Open "element 1 lesson 153" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 0.00   Y: 148.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

12

Edit - Copy Special - Copy Merged

Edit - Paste - Paste As New Image put to one side for now

 

13

Open "element 2 lesson 153" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 80.00   Y: 0.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 Lower the Opacity to 80

 

14

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood - Same settings

 

15

Open "kaders lesson 153.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 72.00   Y: 45.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

16

Activate the merged image you put to one side

Edit - Copy

On your work image: Click in the center of the two frames with the Magic Wand

Layers - New Raster Layer

Edit - Paste - Paste Into Selection

Keep selected

 

17

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass - Preset - "glass lesson 153"

Note: If the Preset isn't working for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

18

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Selections - Select None

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "lesson 153 shadow"

Note: If the Preset isn't working for you, use these settings in the Basic Tab:

 

19

Open " birds.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Place on your work like this:

 

20

Open "tekst les 153" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Bottom Right like this:

 

21

Open "seabirds.png" from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Pick Tool (K)

Enter these parameters for the X: and Y: positions on the Toolbar

X: 107.00   Y: 266.00

Press M to close the Pick Tool

 

22

Effects - Plugins - Flaming Pear - Flood - Same settings

Note: If you are using a different tube, adjust the Horizon settings

 

23

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Foreground Color (1) #335461

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 30px - Foreground Color (1) #ffffff  

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Foreground Color (1) #335461

 

24

Selections - Select All

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 40px - Foreground Color (1) #ffffff  

Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow: 0/0/50/44  Color: #335461

Selections - Select None

 

25

Open "Birds voor de rand"  from tray

Edit - Copy

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

Move to the Top Right corner like this:

Effects - Plugins - Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow - Preset - "lesson 153 shadow"

 

26

Layers - New Raster Layer

Open "tekst les 153" from tray again

Edit - Copy

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

Image - Free Rotate

Move to the Left edge like this:

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 1px - Foreground Color (1) #335461

 

27

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

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and you're done!

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 Examples by Chris and Celine:

Celine: