The Painter's View

© Kristi A. Howson

The Painter's View

Kristi A. Howson 3/13/2005 4:01:40 PM

The original attached #224636

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/13/2005 4:52:47 PM

I like both; however, I am a filter/effect addict! So, I like the changed version the best! #1169931

Tammy Scott 3/13/2005 5:15:24 PM

Beautiful shot, Kristi!!! I love the effects you used!! #1169961

Colette M. Metcalf 3/13/2005 7:07:26 PM

Nice image and effects, Kristi!!! #1170189

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/13/2005 7:57:39 PM

Great image and effects. It does look like a painting!! #1170268

Kara Hendricks 3/14/2005 6:43:01 AM

It really does look painted.. Ya gotta love PS!! #1171229

Jessica McCollam 3/14/2005 7:41:08 AM

Beautiful shot! Love your effects!:) #1171438

Kristi A. Howson 3/14/2005 9:38:08 AM

Thanks everyone for the wonderful comments on this. I really appreciate them sooo much! #1171732

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/17/2005 1:37:41 PM

Congratulations Kristi on being featured in the Digital Darkroom, as the best before and after image. Great work- I am very proud and inspired by your photo skills!!! #1185478

Dennis Creaghan 3/17/2005 1:44:12 PM

Glorious #1185493

Nancy Donnell 3/17/2005 3:33:52 PM

Oh Kristi, your colors are beautiful! Well done..
Nancy D #1185890

Eric Langer 3/17/2005 3:40:39 PM

Very nice! Question:

Have you (or anyone) ever tried to print something like this on an "art" type paper? (As opposed to printing on photo paper) If it could be printed on a heavily textured paper it would look wonderful - I think.

Thanks, Eric #1185920

Kristi A. Howson 3/17/2005 9:46:00 PM

Thanks so much Donna, Dennis, Nancy & Eric...was this ever a surpise :)

Donna..You are MY inspiration...I'm in awe of your work :)

Eric..I've not done much printing but hear that the "art" paper works really well. I'll have to try it sometime. #1187054

Adi Philpott 3/19/2005 7:01:43 AM

This is really great. What is/are "Buzz Stacks"?
Adi #1190715

Kristi A. Howson 3/19/2005 10:04:27 AM

Thanks so much Adi. The Buzz Stacks are part of the Buzz Plugin. Here's a link to some application techniques with Buzz.

http://www.skydancers.com/_fo2pix/buzz_tutes.html #1191062

Adi Philpott 3/20/2005 7:55:46 AM

Thanks for the Buzz Stacks link
Adi #1192673

Terry R. Hatfield 3/27/2005 10:31:45 AM

This Is Great Kristi! A Beautiful Painting Effect!!Nice Job:-) #1209825

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This is a photo of a very popular place for painter in the Botanical Gardens in Santa Barbara, CA. I started off with a Watercolor and after many other FX, I ended up here. The Watercolor is one of the Buzz Stacks. After that I lost track but I know there is angled strokes, a guassian blur and a canvas background in there somewhere. Lots and lots of burn/dodge and level/curves adjustments.

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