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Painterly Images with Lightroom Presets and Textures

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Hello, over the past years I have posted many tutorials concentrating on the use of textures. I know, that I often mentioned that I process my images with the help of Adobe Lightroom before I load them into Photoshop to treat them further with textures. I finally have put together my first small set of Lightroom Presets that helps you creating impressionistic painterly images combining these presets with some of my textures.







You can get these in my CreativeMarket shop here: Impressions Lightroom Presets




Short Tutorial - Making of CANVAS DREAMS

I spent a week in the Normandy, France in May, where I took this shot of red poppies in the dunes with view of the beach. This photo seemed a perfect candidate to show you how to easily create a painterly picture with the help of one of the presets as well as the texture included in this set.


It wasn't a particularly bright day, rather cloudy and windy and the photo turned out as a bit dark.



I often process every picture individually withou…

Two Dark Images & May Flash Sale

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Welcome to my re-designed blog...

I know, I have neglected this blog and I thought, that changing the layout and adding a SHOPs page ,where you can have easy access to my print shops and textures, would be a good start to get into posting on a more frequent basis.

So, let's start.

I wanted to show you two new pieces, that I have been working on today and yesterday evening.
I am always trying something new, new techniques or new interesting imagery. Often there is not much planning involved. In the case of these images I went through unprocessed material and then started to work following my imagination. One thing led to another and here we go....

In the first picture "One Tree Rock" I deleted a lot of elements with Photoshop's content aware spot healing brush and also used their content aware move tool to place the rock in the middle of the image. I used some of my textures from the Scriptures-Pack



In the 2nd picture I reflected the abandoned railway with its trees a…

New Scriptures Textures Pack out!

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Hello,
I finally decided to release a pack of textures that features some actual hand writing or some tweaked lettering and writing. I hope you find them useful and inspiring.



They are available from my homepage for just 15,00 €  here:

SCRIPTURES PACK from DirkWuestenhagenImagery

or from my CreativeMarket Shop for 16 US$ here:
Creativemarket.com - SCRIPTURES-20-fine-art-textures


Here are some images I processed with these new textures:








Thanks! Dirk