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Spray gun rainbow colour effect

Posted on 2001-09-18
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Hi,
We use both Photoshop 6 as well as Corel 9.
Would like some help on how to create a sray gun effect as follows
(1) the "spray" must emanate from a point (the end of the spray gun nozzle).
(2) Must go out in  like a "VEE" (Spraying a car).
(3) The colours are five red, blue, yellow, green & purple go out like the rays of the sun, that run from the point to the base of the "VEE"
Please HELP!!
regards
 
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Question by:Ikion
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by:BraveMan
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Try plug in KPT5 and KPT6
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by:weed
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Good luck. I think youre asking alot, even from a plugin like KPT.
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gbentley earned 200 total points
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I am not familiar with the newer versions of KPT, but even in v2, the Gradient tool will do this sort of thing.

Create a gradient with the colours you want, and a large transparent section. Then use a "sweep" type gradient pattern. This wraps the gradient around a circle with each shade running along a radius. The transparent section will mean it only fills part of the circle. Adjust until you get the desired effect.

If you need a more "spray" like effect, you might want to use the "Pixel Noise" or "Colour Noise" KPT filters. I am sure the same effect could be achieved using some of Photoshops built in filters.

Good Luck
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by:Ikion
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Hi gbentley,
Thanks for your information, this will assist us in what we are trying to do, please excuse what purports to be a delay in getting back to you, but for some reason had a bit of difficulty accessing the "Expert exchange URL".
Cheers
Geoff
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by:gbentley
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You're Welcome

I had that problem Friday (Australian Time) myself. For a while I thought that (horror) EE had closed. There have been a few whispers about this lately.

Regards
Gordon
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