Learn Photoshop with Tut5's Adobe Photoshop Tutorials- Red Orb

 

Red Orb

Preview of the Red Orb:

Step one: Start with a large black canvas. Make a new layer set titled Red Orb.

In a new layer draw a #B20000 circle using the eclipse tool. (width: 173 x height: 173)

Add the following layer styles: Inner Glow, Gradient Overlay, Stroke.

Step two: In a new layer draw a black circle using the eclipse tool. (width: 173 x height: 173)

Add the following layer styles: Inner Glow, Stroke. Set layer's blending mode to Lighten.

Step three: Merge Red Orb layer set.

Duplicate the layer that was created when you merge the red orb layer set. Resize the copy by 60%.

Step four: Again add another copy of the red orb layer with a smaller size as shown on the picture guide below.

Step five: Merge all the layer down so you end up with one layer with all the shapes and design from step one to now.

Add the following layer styles: Stroke.

Final: Red Orb.