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Tutorial #2

My second Tutorial.

How to go

From this -> to this

From this -> to this

Of course, you'll need to Crop it.....I forgot to crop it and save so I could show you so I raise my hand and blame myself for this so.....-raises hand in shame- Sowwy. :(

1. Duplicate your base layer and set it at Screen 100%
2. Go to Layers > New Adjustment Layer > Brightness/Contrast.


Blend Mode: Normal
Opacity: 100
Link set: 0


Brightness: -13
Contrast: 17


Overlay color: #ff0000

Opacity: 50

3. Add this Texture, made by blimey_icons, and set it as Soft Light 100%

4. Go to Layers > New Adjustment Layer > Curves.

RGB Channel:

Input: 53
Output: 21

Input: 146
Output: 125

Red Channel:

Input: 172
Output: 142

Input: 115
Output: 91

Green Channel:

Input: 188
Output: 184

Input: 129
Output: 142

Blue Channel:

Input: 148
Output: 182

5. Go to Layers > New Adjustment Layer > Color Balance


* 45/-1/11





6. Add this texture to your image and set it to screen 100%. I can not remember who made this but if you know, please do tell me so I can edit and credit them. :)

7. Now. Merge your image. Merge All(Flatten). Trust me. ;)

8. Copy your Merged Image and then Paste it as a new Image.

9. Go to Effects > Effects Browser > Hue and Saturation > Hue Map > Greyscale And click apply.

10. Go back to your original image and go to Image > Rotate > Rotate Clockwise 90.

11. Now go to Image > Flip.

12. Do the same to the second image so that it is the same as the first.

13. Copy the second image and then Paste it as a new layer.

14. Position the new layer onto the first so it looks similar to this :

15. Take this texture, once again I can not remember who this is from but if you know please tell me so I can credit, and paste it onto your image. Set it to Darken 100%.

16. Go to the Tools and use raster Deform tool (D) on the texture.

17. Put the Scale to

Scale X: 120.00
Scale Y: 120.00.

18. Reposition the texture so that it looks like this:

19. Crop the image to 100 X 100.

20. You should now have something that looks like this :



insane, chiaki, eliza, kuriyama

January 2008

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