Best way to make pics look like comics?

Started Sep 20, 2004 | Discussions thread
Lynda Logan Contributing Member • Posts: 562
Re: Best way to make pics look like comics?

The email I sent was returned undeliverable. So here is the tutorial.

How to Make a Cartoon

1. Duplicate Layer
2. Filter/Artistic/Palette Knife
Stroke Size – 7
Stroke Detail – 3
Softness – 0
3. Image/Adjustments/Hue-Saturation
Saturation – 80
Lightness - 7
4. Filter/Blur/Gaussian Blur – Radius – 3.5
5. Duplicate Background Layer– move above Palette Knife layer
6. Filter/Artistic/Dry Brush
Brush Size – 7
Brush Detail – 9
Texture – 3
7. Duplicate Background Layer – move above Dry Brush Layer
8. Filter/Blur/Smart Blur
Radius – 55
Threshold – 38
Quality – Low
Mode – Edge Only
9. Invert
10. Filter/Artistic/Poster Edges
Edge Thickness – 10
Edge Intensity – 7
Posterization – 0
11. Layer Blend Mode – Multiply
12. Flatten

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