Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Learn how to design the Windows Media Player Wallpaper from scratch.

Open a new file with 1024×768 px and 72 dpi.

Select then the next instrument

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

and create the background for the logotype to be next.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Create now a new layer having 4×4 px and 72 dpi and use the next shown instrument on it

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

to represent the basis for the textured cliché, colored in 9D9D9D.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Use then the indicated here instrument

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

and represent the lowest layer for the logotype to be.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Pattern Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Using the last used instrument, create the inside layer for the logotype colored in 9D9D9D.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Take the following instrument

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

and create one more layer for the logo’s inside.

Click then on Ctrl +R and after that click on the left mouse’s button to select a vertical line and behind it a horizontal one.
Cross the layer on its central part. Apply the next instrument

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

and use it on the fourth part of the circle.
Paint it in the next shown color – FBE349.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

on the layers

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Copy this new made layer and make use of the Free Transform option to move the central mark to the logotype’s center.
Then turn the copy around its axle on 90 degrees. The color is 77B3FC.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Make two copies of the new made layer and turn them around the way we did earlier, but this time we should change the colors: the red one – F66537, the green one – 7FD72A.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

(all the colors’ codes are indicated for Normal regime, for the Overlay regime the colors would be different).
The outlining of the circle may be done with the instrument from here

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

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Using the next instrument

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

, create the middle part of the logotype.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Make use of the previous instrument to create a flare, the way it is shown below:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Fill 0% on the layers.
The Opacity must be of 85%.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Take now another tool

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

and draw a triangle colored with 3A3C97.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Select the same instrument and draw another flare inside the central circle of the logotype.

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Fill 0% on the layers.
Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Take now a brush with blurred edges and big size and insert a kind of weak whiteness on the lowest part of the logotype

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

Write the logotype’s name:

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

(Windows Media Player)

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

(10)

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

(Microsoft ©)

The parameters are the same in all cases:
Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper
Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 Wallpaper

The final result!

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