Effects tutorials in Gimp

Abstract Wave Effect

Okay everyone, first off, this is converted from a Paint.net tutorial for Lipstick on the Gimper forum. So, let’s get started. Here is the final result:

Creating a Diorama Effect

I remember when I was young when I would build dioramas for school projects and for fun. They were always amazing to me because it was like having my own little town where I could control anything that went on. I found a Photoshop tutorial by Don Engel from psdtuts+ that shows you how to create a diorama illusion using almost any photo and I thought, well, wouldn’t that make a great Gimp tutorial? And here it is.

Splattered Vector In GIMP

Today, we will create a splattered vector and photography mash up based on a Photoshop tutorial by James Davies at PSDTuts. We will be using mainly the paths tool, along with the dodge and burn tools. Let’s get started!

Creating Fireball and Explosion effect in Gimp

The past days I was looking a tutorial at Abduzeedo site, and got interested on Fabio Sasso new tutorial called Fiery Fireballs in Pixelmator and thought: Can I create fireball and explosion scene in Gimp.Yess! I can! So i decided to write tutorial and share how i making the fireball and explosion effect in Gimp.

Create a Surreal Piece of Art

This tutorial is directed towards beginners and thus will go into significant detail on how to accomplish each step. This tutorial was made specifically for Gimp 2.6.4.

Cool Circle Light Effect in Gimp

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a nice circle light effect using some circles,layer mode and blend tool. I was inspired by James White photoshop tutorial called ‘The O series’and I will use some of his technique for this tutorial.I hope you like this one and let me know guys what do you think.

Fun with light

In this GIMP tutorial we will transform this stock bulb photo into a switched on 2watt? light bulb :).

Contaminated Effect

Warning! contamination ahead. suite up and get ready for an awesome effect tutorial 🙂
In this tutorial we will use various overlay techniques, the pen tool and how to use stock images to add texture to the design.

MSNBC Style Effect

This GIMP tutorial will teach you how to create an effect similar to the one used at MSNBC.com.