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calling all photoshop kids.

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by taco bell bomber, Oct 14, 2003.

  1. taco bell bomber

    taco bell bomber 12oz Senior Member

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    calling all photoshop kids.

    Discussion started by taco bell bomber - Oct 14, 2003

    i really need to know how do the "ink or paint splashes" effect for a flyer im making.
    i have no photoshop experievnce besides what ive taught myself so if anyone could help me it would be super.

    you know like if u dropped a coupld drops of ink on a peice of paper and it splatters or whatever...thats the effect im looking for please help a brother out
     
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  2. Al Green

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    Al Green - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    so you want to make it look like a hardcore poster or something?

    do you want to use it as a pen plugin?

    or you just want a background with splatters?

    please elaborate.
     
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  3. taco bell bomber

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    taco bell bomber - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    i am going to have the title of the flyer, and i want the splatters to be the same color as the titles font and have the look like it got splattered with ink,
    thanks.
     
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    casekonly - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    you have a digital camera>
     
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  5. taco bell bomber

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    taco bell bomber - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    yes i do, can anyone give me any tips??????????
     
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    uh-oh... i sense the next on slaught of ridiculousola jargon coming on.

    :nope:
     
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    »§ÜGÅR« - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    word up, cuh.......................

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    .:rolleyes:
     
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    suicidebombr - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    well, i DO know that if you don't have the color of your text on your colors option you can use the drop tool (looks like an eye drop). i wish i could help you on the ink splatter but i only use photoshop in school, and i haven't learned how to use it that well yet.:eek:
     
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    rip - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    ok yeah it was funny when he said it, you just killed the joke way togo ass.
     
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    seeking - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    i dont know of any plug in filter to do that, and doing it by hand, in photoshop, would be a bitch, you're far better off actually dripping some ink on a white piece of paper, scanning it in, then placing it however you want it. anytime ive needed effects like that, its hwo ive accomplished them.
     
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    taco bell bomber - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    yea thats what ive done before, but i just og this book and whoever did the book, it looks like they didnt do it that way, so i was looking for a short cut
    thanks for the only actual answer dogs.
     
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    seeking - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    thats what friends are for homie.

    no idea what book your talking about, but there are few things that cant be replicated in photoshop one way or another.

    i would splatter the ink, scan it in, jack the contrast way up, so it becomes basically line art, then id 'replace color' to make it the same as the font.
    voilla.
    punk rock asthetics with techno know how.
     
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  13. imported_sofarok - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    what seeking said, you could also try playing with a filter like cutout that can give it a nice vectory look, better still put through adobe streamline to turn it in to an illustrator file then open it with ps at a hires, it will give you a really nice clean look...maybe to clean...
     
  14. Al Green

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    Al Green - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    i dont understand all this need for a computer.


    old hardcore posters that probably have the effect you are going for werent done on a computer so why would you need fotoshoppe to get the desired effect.

    get some ink

    triple run some serif type you like in a shitty shitty copier.. the shittery and more grainy the mo' bettah.


    then when you get your bootlegging to the desired point.
    scan it in if absolutely necessary.
     
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    dosoner - Replied Oct 14, 2003

    if you dont have a scanner, email me and ill send you some brushes, if you do have a scanner, do what seeking said


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