Create a Firing Medieval Scene with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop

Create a Firing Medieval Scene with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop

Create a Firing Medieval Scene with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop
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To increase the movement and atmosphere for the scene, make a new layer and change the foreground to #e3e6e5. Active the Brush Tool and press F5 to change its settings:

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Paint many dots with various sizes around the knight and edges of the image.

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Convert this layer to a Smart Object and go to Filter > Blur > Motion Blur:

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Apply a Gaussian Blur of 3.5 px:

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Add a mask to this layer and use a soft black brush to make this effect more subtle.

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It's time for coloring the scene. Make a Photo Filter adjustment layer on the top:

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Create a Selective Color adjustment layer and change the Reds values:

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On this layer mask, use a soft black brush to erase most of the fire area:

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I used a Brightness/Contrast adjustment layer to enhance the whole light and contrast:

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On this layer mask, use a soft black brush to erase the parts you feel brighter than you expected:

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We'll add more glowing light to the fire area. Create a new layer and use a soft brush with the color #fb6525 to paint on the indicated area and set the mode to Overlay 100%:

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On a new layer, use a soft brush with the color #e6802d to paint on the bottom right. Change this layer mode to Hard Light 100%:

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Create a new layer and press Cmd/Ctrl+G to make a group for it. Change this group mode to Color Dodge 100%. On this layer, use a hard brush with the color #ffd72b to paint some sparks around the fire.

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Double click this layer, choose Outer Glow:

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Add a mask to this layer and use a soft black brush to reduce some dots opacity:

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Final Results

Download the PSD

Tutorial by Jenny Le

I hope that you enjoyed my tutorial and found it useful. To see more of my works and tutorials, you can follow me on Facebook or watch me on Deviantart .

- Jenny

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26 comments on “Create a Firing Medieval Scene with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop”

  1. why I cant go to last page? there's something wrong with my browser or this tutorial is not free?

    thanks
    budie

  2. "Remove the background using a layer mask."

    How the hell do i do that?? Newbie here so no idea how to do that.. Please don't make any steps like that in any tutorial.

  3. Hi team I reckon this may be a really good project however I just do not understand a word
    shame really but I guess I am too old to learn but best of luck to those who can

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