Lesson 007: Metro

 

 

For introduction, materials and instructions see lesson in Dutch

 

Open new image 640x480 px transparent

 

Floodfill your layer with black

 

Layer palette, new raster layer

 

Foreground color = #b4b4b2

 

With the brushtool choose  brush 'psp_concretelike_001' with the settings shown below:

 

 

Fill your image with this brush

 

Layer palette – opacity =  49%

 

Activate tube inlife_misted, edit – copy – edit paste as a new layer on your working area

 

Move to the bottom right

 

Effects - filter Adjust Variations – first click on  Original and afterwards click once on  More Red

 

Layer palette: opacity =79%

 

Activate the tube crescent_sou_misted, edit – copy – edit - paste as a new layer on your working area

 

Image - mirror

 

Move to the right top

 

Effects - filter Adjust Variations – first click on  Original and afterwards click 1 x More green, 1 x More yellow

 

Layer palette – opacity = 40%

 

Activate your tube tube filly 198, edit – copy – edit - paste as a new layer on your working area

 

Layers – load mask from disk, with the settings shown below

 

 

Layer palette – merge – merge group

 

Move to the left see example

 

Activate the eraser tool, lower his opacity and wipe the straight part on the knee so that it fades a little (I hope you understand this part of my translation)

 

Effects - filter Adjust variations – first clik the original and afterwards 2 x More blue

 

Layer palette – opacity  = 56%

 

Activate the tube metro, edit – copy – edit - paste as a new layer on your working area

 

Image resize 50%, resize all layers unchecked and bicubic

 

Move to the bottom see example

 

Effects - filter Adjust variations – first clik the original and afterwards click once on  red, once on green, once on yellow and once on blue

 

Layer palette, opacity =  40

 

effects -3D effects- drop shadow horz/vert 0, opacity 100, blur 20, color black and repeat 3 times (depends on the opacity of your layer)

 

Layer palette – merge – merge visibly

 

Layer palette : new raster layer   and floodfill with white

 

Effects - filter Cybia Screenworks - Block tile : standard settings

 

Layer palette – opacity   20%, mengmode = soft light

 

Layer palette – merge – merge visibly

 

Duplicate layer

 

Effects - filter unlimited 2.0 - Edges square - Square edge 01

 

Effects- 3D effects –drop shadow horz/vert 1, opacity 100, blur 1, color black

 

Layer palette – mengmode  screen

 

Layer palette – merge – merge visibly

 

Effects- Filter - Unlimited 2.0 - Buttons and frames - Glass Frame 1 change frame size to 5

 

Effects - Filter - Xero - Mistifier standard settings

 

Layerpalette, new text layer

 

Foreground color : locked, background color = white

 

Size of text =  100

 

Write down your text (see example or up to your choice), but keep working on the same layer.

 

Effects – 3D effects – drop shadow horz/vert opacity 100, blur 1

 

Layer palette – mengmode = Overlay (or what you like best) opacity =  79

 

Layerpalette, new text layer for small text

 

Size =  36 px, write text of your choice

 

Repeat drop shadow.

 

Save as a jpg