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Published on Sun, Jun-14-2009 by Dainis

Breaking apart photo effect


This photoshop tutorial will show to you how create breaking apart effect. This very easy tutorial. We will use only one standard brush and few layer styles.

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Breaking apart photo effect

1.Step

Open photo that you want break in scraps. We will use this surprised girl.

Breaking apart photo effect

2.Step

Below this layer add new layer and fill it with white color.

Breaking apart photo effect

3.Step

To layer with girl add mask and fill it with black color.

Breaking apart photo effect

4.Step

Now take Brush tool and select square brushes. This brush you will find in Photoshop standard special effects brushes.
Now go to brushes palette and select parameters like below:

Breaking apart photo effect

Breaking apart photo effect

Breaking apart photo effect

5.Step

Select white color, activate girls mask and draw on mask to get result something like this:

Breaking apart photo effect

6.Step

To this layer add layer style: Drop shadow. Use default settings and click ok.

Breaking apart photo effect

7.Step

Now select black color and with square brush draw around girl face, so you will get not regular squares but chippings.

Breaking apart photo effect

8.Step

Duplicate layer with girl, activate mask and go to Filter -> Blur -> Radial blur. Select parameters like below:

Breaking apart photo effect

Thats it. With one standard brush, few layer effects will will get nice and easy breaking apart effect

Result: Breaking apart photo effect

Breaking apart photo effect

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4 Responses

  • nima say:

    very nice tutorial ….. tanx

    1
  • Mike say:

    I’m lost can u explain step#5?

    2
  • white say:

    mmm,nice

    3

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