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Thank you both, and good work!

v An excellent open–source strategy game—highly recommended.

 

"I wish I had never been born," she said. "What are we born for?"

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[The whole tutorial]

Hi!

I can't seem to be able to lay the unfocus layer upon the picture, it just comes in layer of it's own.

What am I doing wrong?

Was there really a need to quote the entire tutorial? I'm sure we know which tutorial you're talking about ;).

Anyway, could you be a little more specific, please? What number step are you stuck on and at which stage of the step?

Have you duplicated the layer ( :DuplicateLayer: )?

Then did you use Unfocus on the duplicated layer ( :Unfocus: )?

If you did those things in that order, you're doing it right.

You use the Radial Gradient Tool ( :GradientTool: > :RadialGradient: ) on Transparency Mode ( :AllColorChannels: > :AlphaChannel: ) to make the bottom layer (the original image before duplication) show through the unfocused layer. You do this on the unfocused layer.

Did that make sense? Did that answer you? Are you still unsure?

EDITED: added quote.

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Was there really a need to quote the entire tutorial? I'm sure we know which tutorial you're talking about ;).

Taken care of. :-)

 

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Hi, I'm new here. So HI! But I'm not a newbie to Paint.NET.

But I was wondering if there was anyway of making pictures that look like they are from the 50s, 60s, 70s, and 80s?

Or basically make pictures old, but in color.

Have you tried not using the sepia? Maybe that could do it.

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Edit: received a Warning in PN I should watch my Language? wtf? lol....

Sounds like someone else has your best interest in mind. I STRONGLY suggest you pay attention.

 

The Doctor: There was a goblin, or a trickster, or a warrior... A nameless, terrible thing, soaked in the blood of a billion galaxies. The most feared being in all the cosmos. And nothing could stop it, or hold it, or reason with it. One day it would just drop out of the sky and tear down your world.
Amy: But how did it end up in there?
The Doctor: You know fairy tales. A good wizard tricked it.
River Song: I hate good wizards in fairy tales; they always turn out to be him.

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Thanks so much for this tutorial, I am fairly inexperienced with the program and this helped me immensely!

I am working on a school project in which I had to create a "work of art" which could be a painting, song, poem, etc. But I am not very gifted in the arts, so I asked if I could stage a photograph. My project is about the Great Depression so I took several pictures of my brother in an empty lot across the street from us. I plan to use this picture (below) and two others to create a photo collage mounted on black foam board.

I couldn't have created this without this tutorial thank you so much!

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