Gimp - Beam Effect

The video shows how to create a neon beam effect with GIMP's Path tool.


open image

add transparent layer

on the new layer, add the beam path

make sure background and foreground color are BOTH white in the toolbox

Edit -> Stroke 

	Uncheck emulate bush dynamics

        select 'Stroke with a paint tool'


Filter -> Alpha to logo -> neon

Delete the Background#1 layer

Select the 'Neon Tubes' layer and merge it down

Use the eraser tool to remove the 'behind' parts of the beam
Date Created: 2011-05-15 14:45:09 -0500 (Sun, 15 May 2011)