Clean up your highlight areas in a textured photograph to bring your image to life. Use layer masks and layer adjustments to brighten and reveal.
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This Before & After continues the processing of this Quince Still Life from the previous post. Here the layers and final tweaks are applied .
Post-Processing is the secret to getting great images out of your photographs. I share a Before & After from the original RAW file to processing in Lightroom, Photoshop and Finishing with a Topaz Labs filter. I’ve even included my Topaz filter preset as a download.
Discover how Rebecca Danzenbaker created this whimsical, textured, newborn photograph.
See how I’ve combined a texture and 3 Artistique Edge Overlays with the Lilac image. The layer panel makes it easy to see how to use the clipping masks in Photoshop.
See how a jpg image from a lower resolution compact digital camera is changed into a photo painting with Topaz Labs filters and a texture.
Before and After tutorial using Photoshop clipping masks to customize textures to suit an image.
If you have a lot of detail in your texture that you want to keep, you may need to do a bit of Layer Acrobatics in Photoshop to achieve the results you want. Get a peek at the layer panel for a detailed description of how this textured flower image was made.
A Before & After example that uses textures to turn a quick snap of a horse into a classic equine portrait. Shows the Photoshop layers panel.
Bob shares how he photographed this stunning magnolia macro photograph. Plus, his post-processing recipe using a Topaz Labs filter and 2 textures. See the before & after.