Create a Surreal Scene with a Cool Snail that Flies

Create a Surreal Scene with a Cool Snail that Flies
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Step 16: Create a Vignette

In this step, we will learn how to create a vignette which will help enhance the focus on our subject. Create a new layer name it "vignette".Fill it with white color.
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Now go to Filer > Distort > lens correction.
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Now use these settings:
  • Vignette amount: -100
  • Midpoint: 10
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The result should be similar to this:
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Change layer mode to "Multiply".
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Reduce it's opacity to "65". The result should be similar to this:
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Step 17: Add texture

let’s open the "metal texture 15" stock in Photoshop. We are using it as a texture for our image so we will need to transfer it to our main canvas. Click the "metal texture 15" and press V to activate the Move Tool. Left-click the image and drag the image to the main canvas and change layer name to "Texture".
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Now activate "Transform tool" (ctrl+t) and scale it down.See as below:
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The result should be similar to this:
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Change layer mode to "Soft light".
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Reduce opacity to 60.
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With Eraser tool selected, input the following brush settings for it:
  • Brush size: 2500px
  • Hardness: Default
  • Opacity: 40%
  • Flow: 100%
Now, let's paint highlighted area:
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The result should be similar to this:
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Step 18: Add Vintage look

Now create new Solid color adjustment layer.
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Take (090e41) as color.
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The result should be similar to this:
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Change layer mode to "Exclusion".
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Reduce it's opacity to 40.
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The result should be similar to this:
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Final Results

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Finally, when you save in the JPEG format, it is advisable to save it in the highest quality which is 12. Through this tutorial we have learned so many advance tips of doing a art work.always go with Adjustments from layer palette. always try to avoid using erase tool in spite of erase tool use layer mask. Hope you all like my tutorial and learn something from this.Michael Vincent Manalo sir you are my hero and you are best \m/ (-_-) \m/

Authors Comment

profile[2]I'm a freelance visual artist from India.I am a fan of Surreal artworks, and I would like to share the process on how I do mine. I hope you'd enjoy creating this tutorial and I hope this would help you in whatever you're doing. Anyway, thank you for visiting this page and using my tutorial, if you want to see more of my art works, give me a shout at my Deviantart and Facebook - Vikas Singh Adhikari (Vik aadi)

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7 comments on “Create a Surreal Scene with a Cool Snail that Flies”

  1. What a shitty tutorial. No mention of why any of the steps are done. Just bullshit "input these values". Thanks for nothing asshole.

  2. There are broken links in photos( and there is no PSD file of the tutorial( can you, please, add?

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