FRINGE Promotional Wallpaper Tutorial

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Invert to black (Control/Command + I).
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Step 12 - Lights

In a new layer, make 3 or so yellow lights. #FFF000 will do fine. Alter the sizes of these lights. Make the lights using a 100% soft circular brush. The biggest one that I made was 100px, and the smallest was around 45px.
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Step 13 - Grain

This is a little trick that I always do to images that I want to look like they were taken out of a movie. In a new layer (and be sure that this layer is on the top, and that it stays there), fill the layer with black, and then go to Filters > Artistic > Film Grain, and customize to these settings.
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Step 14 - Open Your Apple Slice

Copy and paste your apple into the composition. Right now it is way too big.
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Step 15 - Scale It Down

Hit control/command + T and scale the apple down to an appropriate size to work with.
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Rotate it and scale it further until your are happy with it.
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Step 16 - The X-Ray Effect

I've never read any tuts (assuming there are some) on how to do this, so I just came up with this method, and it seems to work pretty well. Go to Image > Adjustments > Brightness and Contrast, and boost up the lightness and the contrast accordingly. My Values -- Brightness: 10, Contrast: 100.
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Change the colors by going to Image > Adjustments > Hue and Saturation. Hit the colorize button, and move the hue to 192, and the saturation up to full.
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Using the dodge tool, paint over the region shown in Red. You should stop when you see that the color is white in the middle. Use a fairly large, soft brush for this.
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You'll be done when you see something like this:
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Step 17 - 3D Text

Now open up that 3D text that you rendered, and paste it in there. Move it down so it isn't over the Apple.
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Duplicate your 3D text layer (control/command + J) and to to Filters > Stylize > Glowing Edges and customize to these settings -- Edge Width: 1, Edge Brightness: 2, Smoothness: 1. When your done, set the layer blending mode to Screen.
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Then you should see something like this:
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Step 18 - Butterflies

Open up your butterlfy image, and extract it from the white background using whatever method you prefer. Then paste in a few of them... move them around, resize them, and rotate them so they look different from one another.
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If you place them like I have, then you'll need to apply some shadows where the butterflies are over the letters. To do this, first make a new layer underneath the butterflies. Then, take a soft brush and using black, paint underneath the butterflies. Then lower the layer's opacity to around 50%.
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Step 19 - Promo Text

Then, make a text box that spans the entire width of the wallpaper. Center the text, and type in whatever message you want. I used a font called futura, and a light blue for the color.
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Conclusion

Here is the finished project from these tutorial steps:
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Feel free to experiment a bit with layer opacities, and see if you can do anything on your own design to improve this image... that's where all the fun and learning is anyway! I went a little further and added in some toads, and a ground, but you guys can do that on your own.

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