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Warning this tutorial may cause you to get scared. The agreement that one commercial where you’re just watching it and all of a sudden boom! The exorcist comes out. Yeah that might be you like this video so I’m just warning you in a head of time so you don’t have a stroke, so here we go. Are you ready?
Hey everyone and welcome to another video tutorial from Robert’s Productions. Today we’re going to be working in Photoshop and we’re going to be creating some ghostly scary Halloween effects. So just remember that in this tutorial at anytime you may have a scary time. So I recommend that if you get scared easily, you make sure all the lights we’re on. Make sure you got a fresh pair of pants and underwear and have some in the room with you but for now I think we should get started. What we’re going to do is, we’re going to be working with a—we’re going to create a new file and going to set the width to a 1280x 1024. Click Ok and now we have our square type rectangle box to work with and what we’re going to be doing is we’re going to be adding some scary effects. Not really scary but I mean won’t scary but not only in effect or creation just kind of a little mash up of all the effects that I can download from the internet.
So we’re going to open up Mozilla Firefox. We’re going to go ahead and go to deviantart.com and if you haven’t notice they have a lot of scary things that you can get and so I’m going to go over here to this side and I’m going to hit resources. I’m going to hit application resources and Photoshop brushes. We’ve done this before in the past where I thought you how to download of the Photoshop brushes and now we’re just going to pick out a few brushes from deviantart.com.
So I’m going to come up here to the search and I’m going to search scary. Searching and we get a bunch of different brushes that we can download. One of the brushes I downloaded with this ghost Photoshop brushes and I’m going to open it up right now and this set of brushes contains all of these set ghostly figures, scary, shadowy type figures and they’re pretty scary. I’m sure you saw him in the intro of this video and so you can see all of the mask and face and the floating lady in a dress its pretty cool effect. I’ve downloaded this pack as well as the skin destruction which I can open up my face or anybody else’s face in Photoshop and make him look like they we’re beat up. Turned them into a zombie, I also got this grunge rashes as well as the realistic blood and so it creates a cool effects. I don’t thing I went to the next page but there is much more things that you can get. Halloween brushes, a little shop of horse and many other different types of brushes.
So you can just download the brushes that you like and put them all together in Photoshop. You can create a pretty cool creation with all of these brushes. So I’ve already download the brushes and I sold them. If you need help installing them check out the installation of brushes video. So now we’re going to be back in Photoshop. I’m going to create a black background so since my background color over here is black and my background over here is selected, I can just hit Control Backspace and that will turn the background black in color. Now I’m going to create a new layer. I’m going to go over here to the brush tool. I’m going to open up my ghostly fingers and then I’m just going to pick some one, this one right here. I’m going to change the size a little bit to about there. I’m going to put up there, that’s a pretty not happy looking lady. So we’re just going to put that there. I’m also going to go to the internet and search a person’s face. So I’m just going to hit face in Google and image search it. Now I get this face right I guess I can use this.
Now I’m going to go to the creating a new layer. I’m going to go brush this. I’m going to those realistic or what do I? I’m going to go to one of these brushes that I download. Which brush that I download, real blood, a skin? Okay I did the skin once so I can mess up his skin. So I’ve create a new layer, I got this pretty cool thing. I’m going to choose the color to dark red kind of a blood color and I’m just going to put that there and you know you can create new layers for each little thing that you do to his face but in this case I’m not going to because it will take too much time and I only have 10 minutes. The thing you can set to blending mode to overlay or maybe not. Color it now, all corrupt. That was not a good idea. Darken, we could do you know many different things. I can make his face—he just had a meal.
So you know you can do many different things that people and if I create another new layer, I also have the realistic blood and I could do some real bloody effects here. Put that there, a little splitter. You know, you can do all kinds of stuff wherever your imagination takes you. You people out there who are very into Halloween and create some pretty scary stuff, its cool done. You know all kinds of things.
So that’s how you can create some scary Halloween effects in Photoshop and so, you know you can download a bunch of brushes. Create your own little mess up Halloween. You know you want to create some Halloween invitation, Halloween party invitations. You want to create a cool sticker, a cool poster to put outside your front door on trick or treating day. You know you can create many different cool effects in Photoshop. I hope this tutorial helped and I hope you didn’t get too scared. We’ll see you next time with another freaky tutorial from Robert’s production on October 31st, 2008. We’ll be back to get you good and that time will be teaching you how to do something else probably another scary thing in Photoshop.
So might not have been too scary but you know you can make it scary. I hope this tutorial helped. If you’re on YouTube please rate, comment and subscribe and once again thank you for watching and until next time, take care.