Here is a self-portrait I did with textures added and then finished with the Topaz Labs Impression painterly filter.
Combining a rose photograph, a texture, and the Topaz Labs Impression Filter to create a digital painting.
A quick and easy texture recipe for a Love-in-a-Mist macro image. Get the details on how the Photoshop layer mask only sparsely covers the flower.
An under-exposed, under-saturated photograph shot with a Lensbaby goes from blah to bright with post-processing and a texture. Check out the details!
Using a photograph of an iris, a texture, a vintage paper, a vintage French overlay, a Photoshop brush, and a butterfly element to create a decorative botanical image.
See how to use textures to “paint” in areas of a still life photograph. Details show the transformation of a plain photograph to artistic results. Masking techniques, too.
Use textures like paint with a floral photograph to create an artistic still life. See the Original and Photoshop layer panel for details on post-processing.
This photographic design uses textures, overlays, masks and brushes. Have a peek at my layers to see how it was created.
Sometimes you have to really push and pull an image and a texture to get it the way you want it. Here’s an overview of my work process for this image.
Another photograph of our Weimaraner puppy, Liko. See the Before and After with detailed steps on how I processed the image.