Frame
"To the light"

by

MC Inspirations
2006



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PSP9 - other version can be used as well, but the outcome might be a slightly different.

I haven't added tubes or images as you are going to choose your own in this tutorial

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01. Open your image > copy (ctrl + d) close original.

02. Open your tube/s > Image > Resize 50% > Copy and paste on your image as a new layer

03. Layers > Add new layer > Selection Tool > Circle > Make a circle around your tube > Still selected > Floodfill with with > Layer Palette > Make layer visibility to 38% > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner Bevel > settings default or - so it looks like a ball or close.

04. Effect > Illumination > Sunburst > see image 1 > Repeat Sunburst > Remember to save often

05. Layers > Merge > Merge Flatten > Image > Resize to 350 x pixel (if rectangel then 350 at the height)

06. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

07. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color white > Select border with Magic wand > floodfill a golden pattern of your choice > Selections > Invert > Effect > 3D Effects > Cutout > Repeat Cutout > Deselect

08. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

09. Image > add border > 5 x symmetric > color white > Select border > flood fill with a light contrast color from your image > Effect > Texture Effects > Blinds > Still selected > Effect > Edge > Edge Enhance > Still Selected >

10. Effect > 3D Effects > Inner Bevel as last > Effect > Texture Effects > Texture > Squares > See image 2 . Deselect

11. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

12. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color white > Select border > Floodfill with your golden pattern

13. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

14. Image > add border > 15 x symmetric > color white > Select border > floodfill with a medium contrast color from image > Effect > Texture Effects > Blinds as last > Effect > Artistic Effects > Colored Foil > settings default > Still Selected

15. Effect > Texture Effects > Texture > Squares > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel as last except lower the elevation a bit. > Deselect

16. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

17. Image > add border > 25 x symmetric > color white > Select border > Flood with your light color from #09 > Effect > Texture Effect > Blinds as last > Effect > 3D Effects > Inner bevel as last (with lower elevation setting) Deselect

18. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color black

19. Image > add border > 1 x symmetric > color white > Select border > Floodfill with your golden pattern.

20. Add your watermark and one of your tubes and you're done.