This tut is translated by Dennis

Thanks Dennis

 

The images I found on the internet and then cultivate

Materials can be found here

03 painted picture frame border texture and shading shallow fine tooth type found in PSP

Plugins / Eye Candy 3.1 and Graphics Plus you'll find here

 

Put in your materials palette, the foreground color to black and background color to

#ffff00 http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image003.gif

1/ Open a Transparent Image of 750 x 480 pixels

2/ Activate the Selection Tool http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image004.jpgCustom Selection http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image005.jpg

with these settings

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image006.jpg

Fill this Selection with black

Selections / Select None

 

3/ Layers / New Raster Layer

Activate the selection tool - custom selection - with these settings

  http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image007.jpg

Fill this selection with custom background color # FFFF00 http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image003.gif

Selections - select none

 

4/ Layers - new raster layer

Activate the selection tool - custom selection - with these settings

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image008.jpg

Put in your materials palette background color # fd0000 http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image009.gifand fill it the custom selection

Selections - select none

Layers - merge - merge all layers

Adjust - Blur - gaussian blur - Range 15

5/ Activate and copy - Belgium - paste as new layer on your image - is immediately OK

Adjust / Hue and Saturation / Hue / Saturation / Brightness With the below settings

  http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image010.jpg

6/ Activate the Magic Wand / Tolerance and Feather 0 / Then select inside the tube Belgium

 

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image011.jpg

7/ Activate and copy / Atomium / Paste as new layer on your image

Image / Resize / 90% / Resize all layers not checked / Place nicely in the middle

 

8/ Activate and Copy / Brussels / Paste as New Layer on your image

Image / resize / 60% / Resize all layers unchecked and place the black and yellow links between selection

Selections / Invert

Hit the Delete Key on your keyboard

 

9/ Activate and copy - Central Station Antwerp - paste as new layer on your image

Image / Resize / 60% / resize all layers unchecked and place right in yellow and red between the selection

The selection is reversed so this does not change

Hit the Delete Key on your keyboard

Selections / Select None

 

10/ Close the eye of the lower layer (merged layer) in your layer palette

Activate the top layer in your layer palette

Layers - Merge - Merge Visible

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow /Vertical and Horizontal 5 / Opacity 50 / Blur 8  

color black

 

11 / Activate the bottom layer in your layer palette and open the eye

Edit - Copy

Edit - Paste as New Image

Minus this layer and put to one side we will use it later

Bottom layer is still active

Picture Frame - and find 03 or painted rim edge painted or Corel_09_040
 with these settings  

  Effects / Texture Effects / Texture / Canvas Fine / with these settings

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image013.jpg

Effects / Plugins / Graphics Plus / Cross Shadow (default settings)

 

12/ Selections / Select All

Selections - modify - contract - 15 pixels

Selections - Invert

 

13/ Activate the top layer in your layer palette

 Layers / New Raster Layer

Activate and copy back the image we minus for later use

Paste Into Selection

Selections / Select None

 

14 / Activate the Warp Brush tool http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image014.jpgwith the below settings

(Modes in other versions of PSP Twist / Contract)

Ring now around the entire edge / see my example

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image016.jpg

15 / Effects / Plugins / Eye Candy 3.1 / Glass with these settings

http://www.marinettedesings.be/belgie_bestanden/image017.jpg

16/ Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical and Horizontal 3 / Opacity 50 / Blur 8 color black

 

 

17/ Layers / Merge all layers

 

18 / Activate and copy - Belgium title MP - paste as new layer on your image and place the bottom

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow Vertical and Horizontal 5 / Opacity 50 / Blur 10 

color black

 

19 / Put in your material palette, Foreground and Background color to white

Activate your text tool and choose a nice font - choose sizes and create as vector

Type in Brussels - space left

Layers - convert to raster layer

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow / Vertical and Horizontal 1 / Opacity 100 / Blur 0

Color black

Repeat these steps now with the word Atomium and Antwerp

 

20 / Add your Watermark

 

21/ Layers / Merge All Layers

 

File / Export / jpeg optimization

 

Made by Dennis

 

Written on June 17, 2010

 

 

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