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How To Make A Reflection in Photoshop CS5

by on Aug.20, 2011, under Tutorials

How To Make A Reflection in Photoshop CS5

 

 

 

This tutorial will show you how to make a reflection in Adobe  Photoshop CS5. Using this Free Online Course you will be able to manage this within minutes.

Original Image

Original Image

 

So once we have our original image like above, we need to duplicate the layer.

duplicate layer

duplicate layer

 

You will see a pop up appear just like the image below. You can rename is to something else if you like but there is no need for this tutorial.
So we can just click on OK.

Click OK

Click OK

 

Once the layer has been duplicated you will see something similar to the image below. Now we need to make sure we have the copy layer selected.

select duplicate layer

select duplicate layer

 

Then we choose the “Move Tool” as in the image below.

select the move tool

move tool

 

Now we need to right click on our image and we will get the following menu appear, if this doesn’t appear click on a square box at the corner of the image and then try again. Now we want to select “Flip Vertical”.

right click on image

right click on image

Once this has been done, you need to move the flipped image down and align it with the landscape above it, we need to make sure this is perfectly aligned.

 

move image into place and align it

move image into place and align it

 

Then when this has been done you will end up with an image like below. A nice reflection on the water effect.

Final Image

 

final image

final image

 

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