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.
This photograph of a French tower was created with filters, selective desaturation, and the addition of a watercolor texture.
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.
Textures were used for the background of this design and to fill the text. Get the details on the quote, notes on the design and download the printable poster.
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!
Need help figuring out how to get textures to show more on your backgrounds? The trick is photographing with less depth of field.
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.
A few examples using textures as fills for display text.