Category Archives: Art effect image

Poppies – Photoshop tutorial – Variations

poppy, originally uploaded by foto-art. This photoart image is one of a series of poppy art pictures that I have done. Originally, this was a more formal composition involving a fuller view including the china vase in which the poppies … Continue reading

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Civil war art effect

Civil war art effect, originally uploaded by foto-art. Civil war re-enactment by Sealed Knot Society. The Sealed Knot is a group that stages re-enactments of English Civil War battles, like this one at Nantwich in Cheshire, held every year on … Continue reading

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Composition and perception – examples of problems

Here are some examples of poor composition or similar problems. 1) This composition is not bad – a little cropping at the bottom would lower the horizon and improve the picture, but there is no main element of interest. 2) … Continue reading

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Wedgwood Hall – retouching photoshop tutorial

Wedgwood Hall, originally uploaded by foto-art. The Georgian Hall of the Wedgwood family at Barlaston in Staffordshire is given an art effect trestment using Photoshop filters. The original image had a great big 4×4 car parked in front of the … Continue reading

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Mediterranean village

Mediterranean village, originally uploaded by foto-art. This pretty Spanish village is made even more picturesque by the use of art effect filters in Photoshop. This was a spur of the moment shot. I was on holiday in Spain and visiting … Continue reading

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Little Moreton Hall

Little Moreton Hall, originally uploaded by foto-art. Art effect treatment of the Elizabethan Little Moreton hall, in South Cheshire, England. I like the formal composition of this photograph – looking square on to the building. Notice the rule of thirds … Continue reading

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BELMONT POOL

BELMONT POOL, originally uploaded by foto-art. Art effect treatment of Belmont Pool near Leek, Staffordshire, England. Originally taken on 35mm, this photograph was scanned in to the computer and given an art effect treatment using Photoshop. I have recently had … Continue reading

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