Step 29 : Finishing Touches

Now add a vignette. Create a new layer below the “Text” group called “Vignette”. Pick a large soft brush with #000000; paint on the edges of the document.


Change the layer Blend mode to Overlay. The effect is a bit strong on the lower part. Add a Layer mask to hide the effect.


Draw with a black&white gradient inside the mask. Make sure white is at top.


Create a new layer above the title layer. Add a nice pink color with a soft brush. Clip it to the title layer. Grab the Eraser Tool. Select a grunge brush from the “Grungy Film Brushes”. Erase a bit.


Load selection from the sun’s outline layer and click on the title layer, click on the Add layer mask button. See the result.


Add grunge effect to the stripes. Add a mask. Use a grunge brush to erase.


Preview of Final Results


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Authors Comment

profileI am a Graphic Designer and a wannabe VFX artist. A few months ago I was approached by a client for a magazine cover page design and that gave me inspiration to write this tutorial. Hope you had fun and find this tutorial useful.

- niranth