In this tutorial you will learn how to create an amazing cosmic effect using Photoshop.

colorful cosmic effect in photoshop

Tutorial Details

Program: Photoshop CS5

Estimated Completion Time: 30 Minutes

Tutorial Assets

The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial.

Now that we have everything we need, so let’s start!Step 1:- Create a new file with 785px Width and 585px Height.

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Step 2:- Now click on Layer> New> Layer. And create a new layer. Then select the “Paint Bucket Tool” and fill the background with # 000000.

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Step 3:- Now open the Girl image and paste it to our file.

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Step 4:- Select the Pen Tool and create a path along the girl.

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Step 5:- Now right click on the path and select “Make selection”. Then copy and paste the selection.

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Step 6:- Create a new layer and select differnt star brushes and use them randomly with color # ffffff.

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Step 7:- Select the Eraser Tool and erase the stars from the middle.

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Step 8:- Now open the marble image, then copy and paste the marble on the upper left corner.

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Step 9:- Now duplicate the marble layer a few times, so for this right click on the layer and select “Duplicate Layer”.

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Step 10:- Open the Fractal and place it on our file.

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Step 11:- Change the blending mode of the fractal to “Overlay”.

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Step 12:- Create a new layer and then select a soft round brush. Now use different colors to roughly cover the background.

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Step 13:- Now change the blending mode of the above layer to “Color”.

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Step 14:- Now select the Rectangle Tool and create a rectangle.

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Step 15:- Change the blending mode of the rectangle to “Overlay”.

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Step 16:- Now click on Layer> Layer style> Bevel and Emboss.

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Step 17:- Now select the Eraser Tool and erase half of the rectangle from left side.

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Step 18:- Simply duplicate the layer a few times.

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And now we are done. We hope you guys enjoyed this colorful cosmic tutorial and learn something interesting.

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