Fred Giese  

Sunflower Sunrise by Fred Giese

February 2021 - Sunflower Sunrise

February 2021 - Fred Giese


February 2021 - Fred Giese

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About the Image(s)

1. Image of Sunflower

2. Overlay image of beach walkway

3. Reduce opacity of top layer to slightly see sunflower (60%)

4. Add layer mask

5. Using a soft brush at opacities from 20% to 100% paint in the sunflower and its reflections.

6. Brought into Topaz Impressions II, Cezanne II

7. Used an adjustment layer “selective color” to blend in the color of the steps, walkway and beach.

4 comments posted

Joseph J Zaia   Joseph J Zaia
(Group 22)
Excellent technique, creativity and imagination.   Posted: 02/06/2021 11:51:59
Fred Giese   Fred Giese
Thank You
  Posted: 02/06/2021 20:42:08

Jerry Funk   Jerry Funk
Great creativity, competition s election of images, blending, attention to detail, etc. *****   Posted: 02/07/2021 12:28:58

Pat Couder   Pat Couder
Great Fred and youve done a good job!Is the sunflower a bit too big though? Maybe reducing in size to be more in keeping with the size of the sun?   Posted: 02/17/2021 10:55:08


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