Painting in a shadow box


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Painting in a shadow box

In this lesson we're going to blend several different techniques to create the effect of a photograph with a painterly style mounted in a shadow box. Let's get started. The first thing I want to do is apply my painterly effect, and I'm going to do that as a Smart Filter. So I will choose Filter > Convert for Smart Filters from the menu and click Okay, so that I can convert my background image layer to a smart object. This will allow me to easily refine the effect of my filters later. Next, I'm going to choose Filter > Filter gallery in order to bring up the filter gallery.

Keep in mind that the filter gallery and many of the artistic filters are only available for 8 bit per channel images, so if you're working with a 16 bit per channel image, you'll need to create a copy of that image and convert it to 8 bit per channel mode. I'll go ahead and explore some of the various filters that are available to me. And in this case, I think I'll s...

Painting in a shadow box
Video duration: 5m 52s 2h 19m Intermediate

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Painting in a shadow box provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Creative Effects Workshop

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