Monday, April 11, 2011

photograph of dried leaves turned into art







Yes, this little photo of leaves that fell off a houseplant, with the application of the two textures below became a photo worthy of the addition of Thomas Paine's quote.  There are many ways to create a world again ... even the world of leaves ready to be tossed in the compost.


 Pixel Dust Texture Set 1 #3  (To view the complete Set, click HERE)
This was the first texture I added to the above photo.


Pixel Dust Texture Set III #1  (To view the complete set, click HERE
This is the second texture added to complete the transformation of the photograph.


The same photograph, the same addition of my two new textures, a couple of tweaks in Photoshop to add a painterly touch, and you now have a piece of photo art!  Easy peasy.  You can do it too!






11 comments:

  1. love the textures of dried flowers and your lay over is really nice as well...i really like that quote! we do!

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  2. I love the colors of the dead leaves. It makes a perfect photo painting. Well done!

    Cheers!
    Julie
    Julie Magers Soulen Photography

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  3. Lovely -- and yes, very painterly!

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  4. I love the texture that this background gives to the leaves! It feels like the crunchy leaves you find on your path in the late late autumn. Beautiful.

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  5. You are working magic here, like digital creative water colour!

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  6. I am SO excited to get back on track with Kim Klassen (the last four lessons I had to skip due to company and my son's prom... yikes. I have time "reserved" this week to catch up. And I am so coming back and checking out your textures. :)

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  7. Beautiful!! Love the textures!!
    Hugs
    SueAnn

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  8. Bonnie, you slay me with your beautiful textures! Thanks for showing us the beauty in what some may think of as compost material =-)

    xo
    Gwynnie

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  9. Love viewing your beautifully created photos, Bonnie!

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