Hi, today we are going to make an abstract space image using actions and public domain images.
Step 1: What We Need?
Step 2: Make New Document
Open photoshop, make new document (1920x1280 px; 72 dpi)
Step 3: Place Image of Skies
Go to file-place-place image of skies.
Step 4: Resize
Resize it to borders of document.
Step 5: Rasterize
Click on layer and rasterize layer.
Step 6: Placing the Image of Space
Do the same operation with space image
Step 7: Black and White.
Go to image-adjustment-black&white. Play a little with parameters.
Step 8: Invert
Select layer of skier and use ctrl-i keys combination to invert your image.
Step 9: Blending Mode
Change blending mode of space layer to "overlay".
Step 10: Using Action
Use the "heatwave 75%" action from Hollywood Divas by Florin Gorgan set.
Step 11: Final.
So, our image is ready!
Thanks for you attention!
If you like the result, you can find some backgrounds made in the same way here: Space Backgrounds
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