Learning Photoshop: Day 15 – Fireball

I am starting on what will eventually be composing scenes and added special effects.  For today’s project, I’m going with this tutorial.   Adding a little magic, as it were.

He has the link for the circle on his youtube page, but the image for the flame no longer had a working link.  Instead, I went and got some brushes here.  No use recreating the wheel when a good tool is already available.

My stock can be found here, courtesy of mjranum-stock on DeviantArt.  Lot of great stuff in his gallery, I encourage you to go give it a look.

My results?


Just need a background and a bit of playing with the reflected light, and she’s all set to fry a dragon’s face.  Tomorrow, I’m going to work on a compilation and add said background.


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