basic Knowledge required
|Make a new image,
Width: 300 pixels
Height: 200 pixels
Mode: RGB Color
|Create a new channel, the new channel will automatically named "Alpha 1".
type in some words like below:
|Go back to the channels and click on [ Save Selection as Channel ]:|
|While the Alpha 1 channel is active, go to Filter>Distort>Ocean Ripple, use these settings: Ripple Size: 1
Ripple Magnitude: 12
Then go to Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur, use 5 pixels for Radius.
|Create a new channel called "Alpha 3"
Then go to Filter>Pixelate>Mezzoint, then select Coarse dots, click ok.
|Go back to "Alpha 1" channel:|
|Go to Select>Load Selection, then select the "Alpha 3" channel.|
|Go to Image>Adjust>Brightness/Contrast, set the Brightness to -40 and contrast 0.
|Go to Select>Load Selection, this time use the Alpha 2 channel.
Then go to Filter>Noise>Add Noise:
|Go back to the RGB channels.|
|Then go to Filter>Render>Lighting Effects:|
|Click OK and your image should look like this:|
|Go to Filter>Noise>Add Noise, set the amount to 20, click Gaussian.
While the selection is still active, create a new layer.
go to Edit>Copy Merge, then Edit>Paste:
then press Ctrl+U or go to Image>Adjust>Hue/Saturation:
|Simply play with the settings there to change the color.|