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Thank you Eve for allowing me to translate your tutorials.

Filly and Monique42 kindly allowed me to use their tubes for this lesson.

Thank you Filly and Monique42

Monique42 shares her tubes in her Yahoo! Groups here

May I point out that the tubes used here are strictly for personal use.
Do not change their names and watermarks and do not upload them on other websites.
Should you need to use these tubes for any other use than personal,
please contact the tubers first for permission.


You will need :
2 tubes of your choice
The following plugins : SIMPLE (quick tile) - FILTER FACTORY C (speed) - FM TILE TOOLS (blend emboss)

  1. Open a new image 500x400 white

  2. Selections => select all

  3. Open one of your tubes. Right click => copy and paste into selection.

  4. Selection => select none

  5. Effects => plugins => Simple => Quick Tile

  6. Adjust => Blur => Gaussian Blur : 5

  7. Adjust => Blur => Radial Blur with these settings :

  8. Repeat step 7 one more time

  9. Effects => plugins => Filter Factory C : Speed with these settings :

  10. In the layers palette duplicate and resize to 60%

  11. Effects => plugins => FM Tile Tools : Blend Emboss with grey level up to 255

  12. Duplicate this layers as many times as you want and display them on your working area, each out of line with with the others.

  13. Add your tubes. Play with their opacity, blend mode. Resize them if needed.

  14. Sign your tag and add borders.
  15. If needed, Adjust => sharpness => sharpen.

  16. Save in JPG optimizer

You are done !
I hope you enjoyed doing this tutorial.

Translated by SilmarilDesigns, June 13th 2006
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