In this tutorial we will create a dance of colors using Photoshop!
Materials for the lesson:
Step 1. Create a document (Ctrl + N) size 595? 842pix Restore default colors by pressing D, and then fill the document black (Alt + Backspace). Create a new layer, name it “gray spot”. Select tool “Brush” (Brush tool) with soft edges, size 600px and color #333333, and click once in the center of the document
Step 2. Using the method above, draw a few more spots.
Step 3. We will need a texture, transfer to our document, apply Image \ Correction \ Discolor (Image \ Adjustments \ Desaturate), change the blending mode for the layer to “Overlap“(Overlay)
Step 4. Now we need an image with paint cans, separate them from the background and place in our document, name the layer “jars”
Step 5. Create a new layer, name the “shadows”, place the layer under the “jars” layer and with a soft brush in black paint the shadows from the jars
Step 6. In this step, we will need a spray of paint. Tool “Magic wand” (Magic Wand Tool) click once on a white background and follow the menu Highlight \ Similar shades (Select \ Similar) to select all white areas, further Select \ Invert (Select \ Inverse) and copy the selection with Ctrl + J, transfer it to our document, reduce its size using a free transformation. (Ctrl + T)
Step 7. Change the color in the menu Image \ Correction \ Hue-Saturation (Imag \ Adjustments \ Hue / Saturation), tick “Toning»(Colorize) and set to red. Right click on the layer and select “Overlay options“(Blending Options) and apply the style”Internal glow“(Inner Glow)
Step 8. Make more paint sprays for each bottle using the technique described above.
Step 9. Now we need dancing figures, separate the image from the background and transfer it to our document.
Step 10. Change the color in the menu Image \ Correction \ Hue-Saturation (Imag \ Adjustments \ Hue / Saturation), check “Colorize” and set the color blue
Step 11. Next in the menu Filter \ Imitation \ Cellophane packaging (Filter \ Artistic \ Plastic Wrap)
Step 12. Reduce the size of the shape and tool “Eraser” (Eraser tool) erase the bottom of the figure
Step 13. Repeat the previous steps for other shapes.
Step 14. Create a new layer, name it “glow”, with the “Brush” (Brush tool) with soft edges, size 50px, white color, draw a dot on the bottle caps
Step 15. Download brushes and paint splashes in white next to the stains on the covers
Step 16. We will need images with smoke (you can use any others). Create a new layer below the “bottle” layer and name it “smoke”, place an image with smoke on this layer and reduce opacity (Opacity) for a layer of 40%
Step 17. Create a new layer below the “smoke” layer and call it “scribble” using the “Brush” (Brush tool), hardness 100%, size 2 px, white color, draw scribbles all over the document
Step 18. Place the scribble layer below the shape layer and reduce the size. Apply the layer style “External glow“(Outer Glow)
Step 19. Duplicate the scribble layer several times and place them around the dancing figures.
Step 20. Create a new layer and name it “lines”. Tool “Pen” (Pen tool) draw a curve, click RMB and select “contour stroke“(Stroke Path), brush (hardness 100%, size 2 px, white), tick” Simulate Pressure “, apply the layer style”External glow“(Outer Glow), default settings
Step 21. Create new adjustment layer Photo Filter (Adjustment Layer Photo Filter) above all layers, select Cooling filter (82) (Cooling Filter (82)) and density (density) 25%
Step 22. Create new adjustment layer Levels (Levels Adjustment Layer)
And as a result, dancing colors!
Author: Johnson Koh
Transfer: Oksana Gudkova