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by runSPOTrun13
25 Dec 2016, 19:20
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

@RJKD looks good, it's just a lot of manually adjusting things. I'm sure there's a plugin to simplify the process, but I like being able to tweak the layers for color and size.
by runSPOTrun13
09 Dec 2016, 07:27
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

now i've done all 4 elements...earth, fire, water, and now air
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by runSPOTrun13
07 Dec 2016, 03:46
Forum: GIMP/GL Questions
Topic: What determines a file size?
Replies: 4
Views: 676

Re: What determines a file size?

Just having a couple layers can easily double the file size. Also keep in mind that the xcf is saving every step you took, including erasing, backtracking, and layers you decided to not use. For a real test, try a new project, and save it early, then check it again later. In my experience, it's real...
by runSPOTrun13
07 Dec 2016, 03:33
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

hey @Tom here's the font, it's the same one I used on the environment mapping "test" as well:
http://www.fontspace.com/lj-design-studios/hellion
by runSPOTrun13
05 Dec 2016, 22:35
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

Another take on the environment mapped text, only this time i used a flat wu-tang symbol and made a gold e-map.I used alpha to selection and select border/filters-drop shadow several times to get the piping (ridges) for the bump mapping. I stacked it up and added some shadows and a very light hurl e...
by runSPOTrun13
05 Dec 2016, 04:56
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

now I need a "wind" sphere to complete the collection...already had water and fire here's earth
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by runSPOTrun13
05 Dec 2016, 04:54
Forum: Others
Topic: Collages
Replies: 28
Views: 5400

Re: Collages

that's a cool one too! It has that pop art feel.
by runSPOTrun13
04 Dec 2016, 18:05
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

same mapping technique, but I used white shading instead of gausian blur on the map layer to achieve a bubbley look on the font.
http://gimpchat.com/files/5302_gimp.png
by runSPOTrun13
04 Dec 2016, 09:03
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

more mapping...followed an environment mapped text tutorial, and had a lot of fun with it....definitely a different way to add dimension! here's the tut: http://gimpchat.com/viewtopic.php?f=23&t=8423 here's what I did (of course I made my own emap and added some extras...that's part of the fun right...
by runSPOTrun13
04 Dec 2016, 06:12
Forum: GIMPed
Topic: Fun with mapping spheres
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

Re: Fun with mapping spheres

similar to dripdrop, just tried to clean up some techniques....still not totally happy with the mapped text, seems like I was off my guides by a lil.
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