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You will need:

Font of your choice - I used one called Bosox

Tube & Close Up of your choice - I will be using the artwork of Danny Lee - License and Tubes available at his store HERE

His store is now closed but I'm sure you can find where he is selling now if you simply do a quick google search

One of my Templates which you can get on my Blog, we will be using SpawnsFSTemplate040

 

 

Ok let's begin

Open my Template ... Window> Duplicate ... Close Original ... Delete the following layers

Credits ... Left Circle Lines ... Left Mini Ellipse Pattern ... Left Black Background

Right Circle Lines ... Right Mini Ellipse Pattern ... Right Black Background

Activate the Main Background layer and Flood Fill it with a color from your Tube

 

 

Paste your Close Up as a New Layer and position on the Right side of your Tag with what you to be able to see visible

(Make sure you are happy with the position as it can not be moved later)

Activate the Middle Black Background layer ... Select your Magic Wand Tool ... with the following settings

 

 

Left Click once to the Right side of the Middle Black Background

Selections> Invert ... Activate the Close Up layer again ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None ... Layers> Duplicate ... Image> Mirror ... Layers> Merge> Merge Down

 

 

Change this layers Blend Mode to Luminance or Luminance(L)

Activate the Main Mini Ellipse Pattern layer and change this layers Blend Mode to Screen

Activate the Middle Black Background layer ... Selections> Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Flood Fill with a second color from your Tube

Paste your Tube as a New layer and position so what you want to keep is inside the Selection

 

 

Selections> Invert ... Hit DELETE on your keyboard

Selections> Select None ... Activate the Middle Mini Ellipse Pattern layer and change this layers Blend Mode to Overlay

Activate the Middle Ellipse Lines layer ... Selections> Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill the Selection with color of your choice

Selections> Select None ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... with the following settings

 

 

Effects> 3D Effects> Drop Shadow ... 0, 0, 100, 5, Black

Delete the Middle Ellipse Lines layer ... Activate the Border layer ... Selections> Select All ... Selections> Float ... Selections> Defloat

Layers> New Raster Layer ... Flood Fill the Selection with same color you filled the Middle Black Background

Selections> Select None ... Adjust> Add/Remove Noise> Add Noise ... with the same settings as before

Effects> 3D Effects> Drop Shadow ... 0, 0, 100, 5, Black

Delete the Border layer ... Crop Image 600x250

 

Add Copyrights and your Name and that's it all that's left is to save your Tag

 

 

 

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Tutorial written on the 10th July 2012

©David Hanslip