Zoom, Twirl and a Pinch
June 23rd, 2011
by Denise Ippolito
Twirl and Pinch
Image © 2011/Denise Ippolito Photography
To create the look above I started with an image of very small little flowers. I liked the mix of green and pinks but the base image felt weak to me. I decided to add a zoom blur in Photoshop combined with the twirl and pinch filter both found in Photoshop. I used a series of layer masks to keep the center flower in focus. Re-cropped my image placing the flower off center.
To learn more about this technique and others , check out my current eBook “A Guide to Creative Filters and Effects” in the OPG Store.
Check out Denise's website at www.deniseippolito.com
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