Meet the GIMP #70: It’s dripping drops
This week you see how to create drops of water while staying dry at your computer. Again starting with a view on nature Philippe shows what a drop of water does to the light and emulates this from scratch with GIMP.
At the end you are in for a surprise gift - it costs you just a download.
00:50 Studying nature
04:50 Setting up background and texture
07:00 Setting ilumination
07:50 Giving a shape to the drops
10:10 Creating new layers
11:50 Selecting alpha channel
12:20 Filling and blurring the effects layers
15:40 Moving and cutting highlights and shadows
18:20 Displacing the background texture
20:35 Over sharping texture
22:30 Tuning highlight and specular reflection
34:05 Bonus (The file in question is in the companion zip archive)