Sunrise



This lesson was written by Jille on July 4th 2011 in the Dutch version from PSP 3.
I followed my own idea, any resemblance with an existing lesson is a coincidence
Example 2 with a tube from Gina (GINATUBES FEMME 1990)

Filters
Penta.com - color dot
Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact Perspective Shadow

Credits and material
Tube: Alies 552-vrouw-03072011.pspimage
Image: psp5EA.jpg
Mask: mask edith 62.pspimage
Tube: light_brush_set_10.pspimage
Brush @nn_260610_brush_006_set2_tdstudio.PspBrush
I am very grateful for this beautiful material
Download material here
Fonts I used: Pristina and StencilSDT

Preparation
Install the filters
Extract selection into your map selections
Extract brush into the map Brushes
Open the program
Open the mask in your program and minimize!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Open the tubes in your program and minimize

Material

I took #f7d08a for the foreground and #cc7611 for the background
Material foreground - Prepare a foreground - background gradient - linear - with these settings

The lesson

  1. File - New - New Image and choose the gradient (right mouse button)
  2. Effects - Texture effects - Sandstone (background color)
  3. Effects - Edge effects - Enhance
  4. Layers - New Raster layer
  5. Flood fill tool - fill with background color
  6. Effects - Plugins- Penta.com - Color dot
  7. Open the Image (scenery) - psp5EA.jpg
  8. Edit - Copy and minimize
  9. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  10. Layers - New Mask layer - From Image
    choose mask edith 62
  11. Layers - Merge - Merge group
  12. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow (background color)
  13. Material palette- change gradient into solid color
  14. Open the tube light_brush_set_10.pspimage
  15. File - Export - Custom brush
    Give the same name as the tube and click OK to finish
  16. Brush tool - Open the brush you made
  17. Layers - New Raster layer - call this layer ZON (SUN), (we have to move this layer later in this lesson))
  18. Place brush see example
  19. Effects - Illumination Effects - Sunburst
  20. Text tool with these settings (size 700 - Italic)
  21. Type small letter y
  22. Click check mark to apply
  23. Layer palette - convert to raster layer
  24. Move to the left (see example)
  25. Effects - Texture effects - Blinds (foreground color)

  26. Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind from the right
  27. Effects - Edge effects - Enhance
  28. Layers - Duplicate and
    Image - Mirror
  29. Layers - Merge - Merge down
  30. Effects - plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5: Impact Perspective Shadow
    Settings = Drop Shadow blurry
    Basic = change shadow color to white
  31. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow

    Result
  32. Layers - New Raster layer
  33. Material palette - Foreground color = white
  34. Selections - Load/save selection - load selection from disk and choose Sunrise
  35. Flood fill tool - fill selection with white
  36. Selections - Deselect all
  37. Magic Wand Tool - click in the small squares on the left and on the bottom
  38. Layers - New Raster layer !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  39. Edit - Copy special - Copy merged
  40. Edit - Paste into selection
  41. Selections - Deselect all
  42. Layer palette - Blend Mode Multiply
  43. Layers - Duplicate
  44. Layer palette - Blend Mode - Screen
  45. Effects - Image effects - Offset
  46. Layer palette - Move down
  47. Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind (from the left)
  48. Effects - Edge effects - Enhance
  49. Image - Rotate right
  50. Repeat item 47 and 48
  51. Image - Rotate left
  52. In the Layer palette - make Layer ZON (SUN) actif
    Layer palette - Arrange - bring to front
  53. Layers - Duplicate
  54. Image - Mirror
  55. Move tool - Move to the left again and a bit lower see example
  56. Layer palette - Blend Mode = Hard light
  57. Layers - New Raster layer
  58. Brush tool: select @nn_260610_brush_006_set2_tdstudio.PspBrush with these settings
  59. Place with white color see example
  60. Open the tube from Annelies: Alies 552-vrouw-03072011
  61. Edit - Copy - close
  62. On your working area - Edit - Paste as new layer
  63. Image - Mirror
  64. Move Tool - (see example beneath 65)
  65. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow (Blur 80 same color as used before)

  66. Layers - Merge - Merge visible
  67. Layers - Duplicate
  68. Effects - Image effects - Page curl
  69. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2 pixels white
  70. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2 pixels background color
  71. Selections - Select all
  72. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 50 pixels white
  73. Selections - Invert
  74. Adjust - Blur - Radial blur
  75. Selections - Deselect all
  76. Image - Add Borders - Symmetric checked - 2 pixels background color
  77. Image - Resize - 950 pixels width
  78. Maximize the image- psp5EA.jpg again
  79. Edit - Copy and close
  80. Back to your working area :
    Layers - New Raster layer
  81. Text tool with these settings: Pay attention MAKE AS SELECTION
  82. Type sunrise
  83. Edit - Paste into selection
  84. Selections - Deselect all
  85. Image - Free Rotate
  86. Move tool - to the right see example
  87. Effects - 3D Effects - Drop Shadow
  88. Add watermark
  89. Layers - Merge - Merge all (flatten)
  90. File -Save as Give_a_name.jpg
    So we reached the end. I hope you enjoyed this lesson
    Jille

Example by Nicky - tube Annelies