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Green Glow Orb

Gimp Tutorial

To create an orb in Gimp take a perfectly squared image. Click on Filters -----> Distort ----> Polar Coordinates. Keep Circle Depth at 100% -----> Uncheck "To Polar" box -----> Choose OK. Next step is to chose Layers -----> Transform ----> Rotate 180. Click on Filters ----> Reshow Polar Coordinates and this time CHECK the "To Polar" box. Choose OK.

 

Here is another and probably much better Gimp amazing circle tutorial

 

There are also a couple of Gimp scripts that will auto make your orb or amazing circle.

  

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Taken on January 19, 2010