Step 31 – Dirt
Create a new layer and with a chalmy brush paint over the model’s skin with a dark brown tone to create dirt. Go to the brush menu and click the option shape dynamics, use size jitter in 10% and Angle jitter in 82% Also use the spacing in 90%
You are ready to paint.
Step 32 – Suit
Change the tone to a gray tone and paint in the model’s suit . Use the same configuration of the brush
Step 33 – Blood and Cuts
Create some cuts and blood in the model, to do this pick a soft round brush with 3px or 2px and paint.
Step 34 – Shadow
Make the shadow of the model in a new layer with a soft round black brush use 150px size and 50% of opacity
Step 35 – Light
Paint with a soft round brush over the model’s suit.
Then reduce the opacity of the layer to 80% and change the mode to color dodge
Step 36 – Ground
Repeat that process on the ground near the model, to make the effect that the ground is reflecting the light from the fire of the scene. Use a orange tone and layer mode in color dodge also the opacity can be 40%
Step 37 – City Strokes
With a soft round orange brush (2px size) make strokes over the top of the buildings to create lighting
Step 38 – Model Light
With the same orange tone paint over the model to create the lighting, you can also add some Gaussian blur(Filter-Blur-Gaussian Blur) to give a softer look, add 15% of radius in the Gaussian Blur
Step 39 – Radioactive Sign
Place the radioactive sign and select the sign and add a layer mask to hide the rest. Press Ctrl+T to change the size
Step 40 – Metal
Then add the metal stick for the sign from another sign, repeat the process: select the metal part with lasso tool, add layer mask and resize it (ctrl+t) to fit the sign
Duplicate (ctrl+J) the stick layer and use the layer in multiply mode, then reduce the opacity to 70 from the sign and the stick
Step 41 – Cracks
With the same brushes as before in color black make some cracks over the sign
Step 42 – Details
With a soft round brush (2px size) with orange tone make strokes to the sign and to the model’s weapon, you can make them softer by passing the blur tool over them.
Step 43 – Fire
Add fire close to the sign, erase the edges with a layer mask and use the layer in screen mode with 90% of opacity
Step 44 – Fire Reflection
Duplicate the fire layer (Ctrl+J) and then with Ctrl+T modify the position in the top of the menu of transform you have to add an (-100) at the option H:. This will rotate the image to look like a reflection.
Step 45 – Details
Reduce the opacity to 55% and hide the part that are far from the original fire, the closest reflection is stronger and the one that is farthest is going to be softer.
Step 46 – Light
Below the model’s layer create a new layer and paint around her with an orange tone, use the layer in soft light mode with 70% of opacity
Step 47 – Color
In a new layer paint with a dark brown tone and with some other lighter tones. When you need a lighter tone go to the color picker, see the image below.