Cee’s Black and White Challenge – Patterns

Abstract artwork using twirl effect and photo of a blue flower. Posted as Part of Cee's Black and White Challenge - Patterns

One Word Sunday – Point

A twirled and swirled photo of a pink and white flower. This challenge had me thinking... then I went through some images that I have twirled in the past and came across this one... I just love the points on the orange tones of the image. Below is a close up of the centre of … Continue reading One Word Sunday – Point

Twirling Tuesday – Pink Flower

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image A twirled and swirled photo of a pink and white flower. A twirled and swirled photo of a pink and white flower. Wanna Join In … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Pink Flower

Black and Blue Swirl (With Instructions)

Surfing at Joss Bay Vivid Dreamy How to Swirl Open image in Photoshop.Duplicate layer Control+J (Windows) or Command+J (Mac)Convert duplicated layer to Smart Layer, by right clicking on layer and selecting Convert to Smart Layer.Add Mezzotint Filter - Pixelate - Medium StrokesAdd radial Filter - Blur - Radial Blur - Amount 76, Blur Method Zoom, … Continue reading Black and Blue Swirl (With Instructions)

Twirling Tuesday – Yellow Rose

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Yellow Rose

Twirling Tuesday – Red Rose

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Red Rose

Twirling Tuesday – Vases

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Vases

New Still Life Photography Blog- Follow Me On My Journey – Updated

Since this lockdown and due to limited mobility with hip problems... I have had to find another element of photography to concentrate on.  So for me, I have decided to get into Still Life Photography and Composite Work.   As well as a dab of abstract work with my twirling.  To keep a track of … Continue reading New Still Life Photography Blog- Follow Me On My Journey – Updated

Twirling Tuesday – Dove Book

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Dove Book

Twirling Tuesday – Wallpaper

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Wallpaper

Twirling Tuesday – Sheffield Park Gardens

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image Twirled Image   Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Sheffield Park Gardens

Twirling Tuesday – Las Vegas

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image First Twirled Image Twirled of the Twirled For this image, I twirled the twirled image again in Photoshop. Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Las Vegas

Twirling Tuesday – Flower

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image After Image To bring out the green more I used a hue/saturation layer in Photoshop. Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Flower

Twirling Tuesday – Doctor’s Helmet

Welcome to another week of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image After Image To bring out the green more I used a hue/saturation layer in Photoshop. Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Doctor’s Helmet

Twirling Tuesday – Blue Door Cottage

Welcome to Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image After Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select Filter > Pixelate > … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Blue Door Cottage

Twirling Tuesday – Abstract Rose

Welcome to the first edition of Twirling Tuesday.  A photography challenge where you take a photo of a subject and give it a twirled or abstract feel. Before Image After Image Twirling Instructions How to Create a Twirl by Julie Powell 1.) Open your image in Photoshop 2.) With your background layer selected > select … Continue reading Twirling Tuesday – Abstract Rose

Photo for the Week – 53 – Abstract

Thank you all for your submissions to last week's challenge - Reflection... what great entries we had. Thank you.  This week's challenge is Abstract. So for this week's challenge Abstract, as long as your image depicts anything abstract the choice is yours.... it can be of any form, a photograph of abstract art, a pattern … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 53 – Abstract

Motion Blur – Giving it a go

I have seen numerous photographs across the internet of motion blur.  I am beginning to quite like this effect.  So I thought I'd give it a go. For the above shot.  I just sent the image into Photoshop from Lightroom.  Then once in Photoshop, I duplicated the layer. Then I added a motion blur filter … Continue reading Motion Blur – Giving it a go