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Reflections-English translation

This lesson was written by Jille on 31 August 2014 in the Dutch version of PSP 17.
The lesson can be made in lower versions.
I followed my own inspiration, any resemblance with an existing lesson is based on coincidence

Example Trudy Kardol

Material download here
Images from the internet

Filters
Mura's Meister perspective tiling
<IC NET Software> Filters Unlimited 2.0 Special Effects 1

Preparation
Install filters

Install Font
Open material in your PSP program
Foreground color = #e7e1df - Background color = #85254b

Tutorial

  1. File - New - transparent
  2. Selections - select all
  3. Open Background.jpg
  4. Edit - copy and close
  5. At your own work: Edit - Paste into selection
  6. Selections - deselect
  7. Layers - Duplicate
  8. Effects - Plugins - <IC NET Software> Filters Unlimited 2.0 Special Effects 1 - Shiver
  9. Effects - Edge effects - Enhance
  10. Layer Pallet: Blend mode dissolve and layer opacity 70
  11. Open Background2.jpg
  12. Edit - copy and close
  13. At your own work: Edit - Paste as new layer
  14. Layers - Load/Save mask - Load mask from disk - 2020 mask
  15. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  16. Effects - Image effects - Offset (-235/0)
  17. Layers - Duplicate
  18. Image - Mirror
  19. Layers - Merge - Merge Down
  20. Layer pallet - Blend mode = Overlay
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  21. Open the tube Misted_reflection.pspimage
  22. Edit - Copy
  23. At your own work: Edit - Paste as new layer
    Result
  24. Open Deco_reflections.pspimage
  25. Edit - Copy and close
  26. On your own work - Edit - paste as new layer
  27. Move tool - slide to the bottom - against the bottom edge
  28. Layers - Duplicate
  29. Layer palette: Close the top layer and make the original tube layer active.
  30. Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - Perspective Tiling
  31. Layer Pallet - Opacity 59
  32. Layer palette : open the top layer and make it active
  33. Move tool - slide up
  34. Layer Pallet - Opacity 59
    Result

  35. Material - Switch colors and close foreground color
  36. Text tool with these settings

    NEW in PSP 17
    (No PSP 17 - use my image Reflections_text.pspimage or write your text the normal way)
    Place your text on a light colored part of your image or a place of your choice.)
  37. Tic this icon (Text cutter) in the main menu

    The text will be pasted as a new image
  38. On your own work there are 2 layers added - vector 1 and Text Cutter
  39. Layer pallet : remove the vector layer and the text cutter layer
  40. Selections - deselect all
  41. Open the new created image with your text
  42. Edit - Copy - Close
  43. On your own work - Edit - Paste as new layer
  44. Place the text at the bottom in a place of your choice
  45. Text tool with this setting

    Write:
    Friends are the mirror reflecting the truth of who we are
  46. Click on apply changes
  47. Layer pallet - Convert to raster layer
  48. Layers - merge - merge down
  49. Layers - Duplicate
  50. Layer Pallet : Activate the original tube layer
  51. Adjust - Blur - Motion blur
  52. Image - add borders -1 pixel background color
  53. Image - add borders - 1 pixel foreground color
  54. Image - add borders -1 pixel background color
  55. Image - add borders -30 pixels foreground color
  56. Image - add borders 3 pixels background color
  57. Magic wand: click in the wide white border to select (Tolerance and feather = 0)
  58. Adjust - blur - radial blur
  59. Selections - deselect all
  60. Add water mark
  61. File - Save as jpg

    Kind regards Jille
    31-8-2014