Before & After: Painterly Camellia

For a more detailed tutorial using Photoshop, click here

The Original Image

This is my original photograph with minimal processing done in Lightroom.

Camellia Original photograph

Add a Texture

Image with French Kiss Texture, Flower Garden.

Camellia with texture

The Final Image With Filters

Final Camellia Image

Detailed Views

Textured Original

Textured Orignal
Final Version with 3 filters. (see resources below)
Final Image crop
Photograph © Leslie Nicole


French Kiss Texture: Flower Garden in the Artiste Texture Collection

Flower Garden Texture

Topaz Labs Filters (I have the Photoshop Bundle. This is an affiliate link. I will make a small commission from any sales.)

Pixel Bender Filter Free for Photoshop CS5 only. Update, Photoshop CS6 and above have the Oil Paint filter included


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4 Responses to Before & After: Painterly Camellia

  1. C Vandenberg June 5, 2012 at 4:24 pm #

    The link to the detailed tutorial does not work

    • Leslie Nicole June 5, 2012 at 7:43 pm #

      Thanks for the head’s up. I’ve got it fixed now.


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