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Oil Paint Filter Workflow for More Natural Looking Images

November 11, 2013

Over the past couple of months I've been exploring the Oil Paint filter in Photoshop. One of the things I wasn't happy about was the swirly, un-natural effect it was encouraging. So, I've come up with a workflow to help create more natural looking images, with a more natural paint feel to them. This technique is very easy and as you can see, even with explanation this one only takes 12 minutes to achieve. [More]

Photoshop’s Enhanced Filters in CS6 Beta

April 3, 2012

With Photoshop CS6, Adobe really integrated GPU acceleration into many of the filters, adding some great new ones along the way. The GPU, or Graphics Processing Unit, is a powerhouse that lives on our graphics cards and allows Photoshop to perform amazing feats of pixel manipulation. [More]