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[TUT]Sin City lookalike effects

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Posted 20 November 2006 - 07:40 PM

Well, if you want to make your image look like it is from the Sin City art, then check this out.

Get a picture of something. I took a picture of the Los Santos skyline at night:
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Then desaturate the Image:
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you will see that all the colour has been drained from the image. That serves our purpose as the movie was black and white
Add a Gaussian blur, value of 2:
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then add the Smudge Stick effect:
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now the final step. Add a Gaussian Blur, value of 0,5

That's it!

If you want, you can add a tint by using the paintbrush with a very low opacity value. Look at mine (green tint):
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Posted 20 November 2006 - 09:43 PM

In the future remember to save jpgs as higher quality so your images don't turn out low-res like this:

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Other then that, not a bad little tutorial. I'll add it to the archive ASAP.

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Posted 20 November 2006 - 10:11 PM

nice tutorial, man

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Posted 21 November 2006 - 03:40 PM

Thanks dude. Nice to know my work is appreciated. It motivates me to write more...




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