[ Dulce - PSP X5 tutorial - written by @nn ] - 2013


Dulce


::: Update: 14 November, 2018 12:15 :::

INFO

This lessen was written by Ann on April 27th 2013 in the Dutch version from PSP X5.

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Any resemblance with an existing lesson is merely a coincidence.
Lessons translated in English by Jille.
Lorna translates in French
Bhyma Web (Maria) translates in Spanish.
Marion translates in German.

TD-studio uses often tubes from Kitty & Annelies with permission.
find their group here: http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/A-and-K-Tubes-Unlimited/

::: degree of difficulty: level 1 -items: 82 :::



  • Material: 7 maps in zip file

      • Map 1: 1_Brushes_Dulce: extract into:
        --> C:\Users\YourName\Documents\My PSP-files\ brushes
      • Map 2: 2_Image_Dulce: open in PSP program
      • Map 3: 3_Maskers_Dulce: open in PSP program
      • Map 4: 4_Plaatjespenseel_Dulce (Picture tubes): extract into
        --> C:\Users\YourName\Documents\My PSP-files\Picture tubes
      • Map 5: 5_Preset_FP_Flood_Dulce: extract into a map of your own choice
      • Map 6: Pspimages_Dulce: open in your PSP program
      • Map 7: 7_Selecties_Dulce
        --> C:\Users\YourName\Documents\My PSP-files\Selections

        Included txt-file: info tdstudio.be conditions

        DOWNLOAD MATERIAL


  • 5 Filters:
      • Mura's Meister - cloud - here
      • Mura's Meister - copies - here
      • Flaming pear - flood - here
      • Vm Natural - here
      • AAA Frames - foto frame - here

        Install filters.

  • Preparations
    Foreground color = #e1d5c5 1 and background color = #b59b7e2
    Change Foreground material into Foreground-background gradient with these settings:
    3


    We start the lesson as follows:
    4

    The lesson

  1. File - New - New image :
    and choose your gradient
    5
  2. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur: radius: 50
  3. Layers - New Raster layer
  4. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose :
    @nn_250513_Sel_001_Dulce_tdstudio.PspSelection
    6
  5. Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - Cloud:
    Light color: #202020
    FG: white
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  6. Selections - Deselect all
  7. Layer palette: Blend mode: normal; Opacity: 70%
    8
  8. Layers - New Raster layer
  9. Flood fill with the dark background color 2
  10. Layers - New mask layer - from image:
    9
  11. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  12. Layers - Duplicate
  13. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:
    Color White
    10

    Result:
    11
  14. Window - Duplicate , minimize the copy (for the background), continue with the original
  15. Layers - New Raster layer
  16. Activate Flood fill tool and fill with the gradient
  17. Layers - New mask layer - from image:
    13
  18. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  19. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:
    color: #ff0000 ; Pay attention: Shadow on new layer checked!!!
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  20. See Layer palette: keep the shadow layer active!!!
  21. Effects - Distortion Effects - spiky halo:
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  22. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur: radius: 4
  23. Layer palette: Activate top layer: Blend mode: Hard light; Opacity: 100
    Result:
    18

  24. Layers - New Raster layer
  25. Change foreground color into white
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  26. Activate Flood fill tool and fill with the white color
  27. Layers - New mask layer - from image:
    19
  28. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  29. Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light; Opacity: 60%
  30. Layers - Duplicate
  31. Layer palette: Blend mode: Dodge: Opacity: 10%
    Result:
    20
  32. Layers - New Raster layer
  33. Activate Flood fill tube and fill with the gradient (same gradient as you used before) verloop
  34. Adjust - Blur - Gaussian blur: radius: 25
  35. Image - Resize:
    (resize all layers not checked)
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    22
  36. Layers - Duplicate
  37. Effects - 3D Effects - cutout:
    23
  38. Layers - Merge - merge down
    24
  39. Activate the image: horses.jpg, Edit - Copy (resize if you use a different picture and use a filter (if necessary) such as AAA Frames.)
  40. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area
  41. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:
    25
    Pay attention - Shadow on new layer UNCHECKED!!!
  42. Layers - Merge - Merge down
  43. Effects - Distortion Effects - Lens Distortion: (Bolvormige vertekening = Fisheye)
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  44. Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - copies:
    28
  45. Effects - Image Effects - offset:
    29
  46. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow:
    25
  47. Activate this file: @nn_270513_klevertjes_Dulce_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  48. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move:
    30
  49. Activate this file: @nn_270513_text_Dulce_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  50. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move:
    31
  51. Activate de misted tube: @nn_250513_misted_horses_Dulce_tdstudio.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  52. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area and move:
    32
  53. Activate Layer palette: Blend mode: Soft light: Opacity: 100%
  54. Layers - Duplicate
  55. Layers - Merge - Merge all layers (flatten)
  56. Selections - load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose :
    @nn_250513_Sel_002_Dulce_tdstudio
  57. Selections - Promote selection to layer (if you use a different misted tube - use the freehand selection tool, feather = 50 and make your own selection)
  58. Selections - Deselect all
  59. Effects - Plugins - flaming pear - flood, choose my preset: @nn_290513_preset_flood_Dulce_tdstudio.q8r
  60. Layer palette: Blend mode: Overlay; Opacity: 75%
    Result:
    33
  61. Change gradient into solid color white
    12A
  62. Layers - New Raster layer
  63. Activate Brush tool and select:: @nn_290513_brush_Dulce_001_tdstudio
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    Place brush with white color (see print screen):
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  64. Layers - New Raster layer !
  65. Activate Brush tool and select:: @nn_290513_brush_Dulce_002_tdstudio
    (custom settings), place brush here:
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  66. Layers - New Raster layer !
  67. Activate Brush tool and select: @nn_290513_brush_Dulce_003_tdstudio
    (custom settings), place brush here:
    37
  68. Layers - New Raster layer !!!
  69. Activate Picture tube too land select: @nn_250513_birds_Dulce_tdstudio
    Place birds on a place of your choice.
  70. Activate this tube: Alies1VR384-woman-23032013_small.pspimage, Edit - Copy
  71. Edit - Paste as new layer on your working area:
    Keep a 1cm distance from the bottom line.
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  72. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop shadow: minus 10/20/25/30 color: black
  73. Layers - Merge - Merge all layers (flatten)
  74. Activate Freehand selection tool with these settings:
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    Select this part, (this is the enlarged selection!)
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  75. Effects - Plugins - Vm natural - Sparkle:
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  76. Selections - Deselect all
  77. Effects - Plugins - AAA Frames - Foto Frame:
    42
  78. Effects - 3D Effects - Buttonize:
    43
  79. Activate your minimized image (for the background)
  80. Layers - Merge - Merge all layers (flatten)
  81. Effects - Image effects - seamless tiling and choose:
    @nn_bg_seamless_standard_tdstudio
    (download if necessary): here -->>extract into your map presets
  82. Save as a JPG file
    I hope you enjoyed this lesson

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