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Old 01-07-2002, 03:04 PM
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John,

Gotta give Doug time to get 'em up there. He's a busy man (at least that's what he says ).

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O.K...............God ! My first marriage didn't last this long !
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Old 01-07-2002, 03:55 PM
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I thought you created it in Photoshop. Guess I will have to turn on my compressor if I want to get that cloudy results you got.
Here is one that I did in PS with the are (pirate talk) brush.. lots of layers and a render cloud
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Old 01-07-2002, 05:45 PM
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i too, thought #1 was a PS production, they're both fine and eminently usable; thanks Gooch. Gooch is fun to say, too, thanks for that. and your avatar is goochpooch.

i almost asked you what are brush is but after i said it a few times i figured it out. duh
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Old 01-08-2002, 07:44 AM
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One thing the airbrush and PS have showed me is that prior to painting a studio background... I usually redo 6 per year..
I can get a feel for it in PS. I have also noticed that with a little practice I should be able to duplicate my studio background effect in PS. I'm still learning for I only have had PS for 3 months.. I use to use corel prior to that.

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Old 01-08-2002, 08:07 AM
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Thanks very much for posting the backgrounds

I have already put it to good use, can't wait for the hi-rez versions,
click here if you want to see how I have used it

http://home.attbi.com/~cendres3/imag...groundcopy.jpg

Thanks again Phil - Carl
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Old 01-08-2002, 08:34 AM
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looks great!! The big images are in the archive as of today so enjoy!!
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Old 01-12-2002, 01:31 PM
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Here's a start with some basic generic backgrounds. When I practice I use a small canvas size at 72 because sometimes with all of the filters the file can get out of hand.Anyway here's the recipe I followed in PS6 for the one I attached.

1.Make a new RGB canvas with a white background
2.Have your colors set to default
3. Apply Filter>Render>Clouds
4. Apply Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur-about 3
5.Apply Image>Adjust> Hue/Sat to get a tint of your choice.
Be certain to click the monochromatice button
6.Apply Filter>Brush Stroke>Cross Hatch 3 times.


Another basic technique is as follows:
1. Create a new RGB canvas as above.
2. Select Filter>Noise>Add Noise amount at about 50. Use Gaussian and Mono
3.Duplicate layer and add a gaussian blur
4.Add tint as above
5. Create additional effects with Filter>Distort> Ripple
or use Pixelate,Artistic StrokesLiquify etc.

Make certain that you jot down your setting as you proceed because it's so easy to forget how you create an effect sometimes.Also,you can always make an action for particular backgrounds you want to repeat but with some minor variations.

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Old 01-12-2002, 02:06 PM
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Phil
Went to the archives and looked through all 8 pages and couldn't find them. Am I looking in the wrong place?

Paulette
Hey looks good. I will have to try that. Like the texture with them.
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Old 01-15-2002, 07:21 PM
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So what ever happened to the hi-res versions? They don't show up in the archive pages. Is there some other archive I'm not aware of?
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