This tutorial takes you through the basic process I used while making the Just Play: Origins Album cover. The basic inspiration of the piece is 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Here art the resource links:

Rabies Star
http://qbrushes.net/rabies-star-ps-brush/

Stars.PSD
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B78Qi4nxWIKUdTgtT2Z2eG5ST0U/edit?usp=sharing

Nasa Landsat Photos
http://landsat.visibleearth.nasa.gov/

Eyeball
http://www.deviantart.com/art/Eye-1-92371503