Airplane turbine effect

Airplane turbine effect
Airplane turbine effect

1. Create New Document with size 400×400px.

2. Go to Gradient Tool, set colors black and white and tool’s mode to Difference. Apply Gradient from top left corner to right bottom corner.

Airplane turbine effect

3. Apply Filter>Render>Difference Clouds and repeated 20-30 times.

Airplane turbine effect

4. Duplicate the layer, do it again, need 2 copies of first layer:

Airplane turbine effect

5. Click on first duplicated layer and go to Filter>Distort>Wave:

Airplane turbine effect

Press Randomise button for this Filter.

6. Repeat step 5 on second duplicated layer. Set mode for this layer to Lighten:

Airplane turbine effect

7. Layer>Merge Visible.

8. Press Ctrl + U to open the Hue/Saturation menu:

Airplane turbine effect

9. Duplicate the layer and go to Filter>Distort>Twirl and set it to 999%, apply to layer mode Lighten, now you can press Ctrl + Shift + E to Merge Visible:

Airplane turbine effect

Results:

Airplane turbine effect

10. Duplicate the layer and go to Filter>Pixelate>Color Halftone:

Airplane turbine effect

Results:

Airplane turbine effect

11. Apply Filter>Distort>Polor Coordinates:

Airplane turbine effect
Airplane turbine effect

12. Go to Filter>Blur>Radial Blur:

Airplane turbine effect
Airplane turbine effect

and set the layer mode to Lighten.

My Final Results:

Airplane turbine effect

Good luck, and be sure to check out our other Photoshop Tutorials!