Thanks to Dennis for his cooperation in translating this tutorial

 

Materials can be found here

Filters / Tramages / Kiwis Oelfilter / Alien Skins / Eye Candy 5 Impact / can be found here

 

Thanks to the creators of the tubes

 Irene

Leave names and watermarks by the creators intact

The remaining pictures come from the internet

 

Insert the supplied Selections in your PSP files folder Selections

 

Color Palette

http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2015_2/eagles5.jpg

 

 We will begin

 

In your materials Palette set your Foreground color to #f6e08a and Background color to #7d4311 and make a Linear Gradient (with these settings)

1/ Open the Image / IVAN MAIGUA and Duplicate it by clicking on shift + d on your keyboard

Close the original as we will continue with the Duplicated Copy

 

2/ Layers / Duplicate

 

3/ Activate the bottom Layer in your Layers Palette

Adjust / Blur / Gaussian Blur / Radius 10

 

4/ Activate the top Layer in your Layers Palette

Layers / Load/Save Mask / Load Mask from Disk / Mask 20-20 (with these settings)

Layers / Merge / Merge Group

 

5/ Activate / DI_vogel56 (great eagle)

Edit / Copy / Paste as a New Layer on your Image 

Image / Mirror and place to the upper left

Set the Blend Mode of this Layer to Soft Light

http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2015_2/eagles1.jpg

6/ Activate / Maan_Eagles

Edit / Copy / Paste as a New Layer on your Image and place right above the tree

Set the Blend Mode of this Layer in your Layers Palette to Soft Light

http://www.marinettedesings.be/eagles_bestanden/image003.jpg

7/ Activate / Selection Tool

With these settings,

Maximize your Image

Select the bottom Layer in your Layers Palette

Select and start from the top left corner to the bottom right corner (see my example)

Selection / Invert

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as New Layer

 

Effects / Plugins / Kiwis Oelfilter / Setzboard (with these settings)

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

Selections / Select None

Set the Blend Mode of this Layer in your Layers Palette to Lighten

 

8/ Selections / Load/Save / Load Selection from Disk / Sel Eagles_MarinetteP (with these settings)

9/ Layers / New Raster Layer

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skins / Eye Candy 5 Impact / Glass

Settings: you put on clear

Selections / Select None

Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

Layers / Duplicate

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

Layers / Duplicate

Image / Flip

 

10/ Layers / Merge / Merge All

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as a New Layer and place it to one side

 

11/ We will continue with the original

 Image / Add Borders / 50 pixels / color white / symmetrical checked

Select this Border with your Magic Wand and fill with the Gradient

Effects / Plugins / Tramages / Gradient/Spokes Ratio Maker (with these settings)

http://www.marinettedesings.be/eagles_bestanden/image009.jpg

Edit / Copy

Edit / Paste as New Image and place to one side

 

12/ We will continue with the original 

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

Settings as before / Except in basic / change Bevel Width to 6 pixels

Selections / Select None

Image / Resize 80% / Resize all Layers checked

 

13/ Image / Add Borders / 40 pixels / Foreground color / symmetrical checked

Select this border with your Magic Wand

Select your previous Image that you put on the side

Edit / Copy / Paste into Selection

Selection / Invert

14/ Layers / Background Layer

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

Repeat the Drop Shadow but with Vertical and Horizontal -10

Selections / Select None

 

15/ Activate the Border that you set aside

Image Resize 60% / Resize all Layers not checked 

Edit / Copy / Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Image / Free Rotate / 45 degrees / left or right / it does not matter / Rotate single layer around canvas center checked

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skin / Eye Candy 5 Impact / Glass (same settings as before)

 

16/ Activate the bottom Layer in your Layers Palette

Layers / New Raster Layer

Selections / Load/Save Selection / Load Selection from Disk / Sel2Eagles_MarinetteP

Effects / Plugins / Alien Skins / Eye Candy 5 Impact / Glass (settings / Blue lit from Below)

Selections / Select None

Set the Opacity of this Layer in your Layer Palette to 75

 

17/ Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

Layers / Duplicate

Image / Flip

 

18/ Activate the bottom Layer in your Layers Palette

 

19/ Activate / DI_vogel25

Edit Copy / Edit Paste as a New Layer on your Image

Effects / Image Effects / Offset (with these settings)

Activate / Selection Tool / Freehand Selection / Select a bit of the tree trunk at the bottom (see my example)

Press the delete key on your keyboard

http://www.marinettedesings.be/tutorials%2015_2/eagles3.jpg

Adjust / Sharpness / Sharpen

Effects / 3D Effects / Drop Shadow /Vertical 10 / Horizontal 25 / Opacity 50 / Blur 10 and color black

 

20/ Activate the top Layer in your Layers Palette

Activate / HoekEagles_MarinetteDesigns_2014

Edit Copy / Edit Paste as New Layer on your Image and place to the left

Layers / Duplicate

Image / Mirror

Layers / Merge / Merge Down

Layers / Duplicate

Image / Free Rotate / 90 degrees left or right does not matter / Rotate single layer around canvas center checked

 

21/ Add / Borders / 5 pixels / color white / symmetric checked

Select this Border with your Magic Wand and fill with the gold pattern / angle 0 and scale 100

 

Selections / Select None

 

22/ Layer / New Raster Layer and add your name or watermark

 

23/ Layers / Merge / Merge All

 

File / Export / JPEG optimization

 

This lesson is finished

 

Conceived and written by MarinetteDesigns on 30 September 2014

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