December 10, 2009

Just Playing ...

Combining tricks from two different sites: Totally Rad Action Recipes and I Heart Faces. To make this:


from this (sooc):


I like the sooc just as is, but I also like experimenting just for fun. Here's the recipe I lifted and adjusted from TRA's recipe page: Lux soft 30%, Boutwell Magic Glasses 30%, Troy 30%, Vignette & Blur fast 35%, Slice like a Ninja. The border idea came from IHF's tutorial by the very-talented Michelle Johnson.

Here's another experiment from a recent session:


from this:


Recipe: Oh Snap 45%, Get Faded Winter 12%, Highlight Separator, Pool Party 24%, Vintage Dream Sequence V (overlay mode) 76% (from Patti Brown's Kaleidoscope Collection) and Slice like a Ninja 50%.

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My Two Seasons said...

Oh my gosh! That is just gorgeous! That is definitely wall-worthy! I love the processing and the frame is perfect! I'm glad you enjoyed my tutorial! :)

I love the crop and textures on the second photo. So pretty!

♥ Michelle

Leslie said...

oh my gosh.. love these textrues.
love my skallywag.. furrowed browed girl....

Rhonda said...

Love them both!
You have such a gift.

Anonymous said...

The top one.. OMG UH-MAY-ZING!!! I love the photo to begin with, but you're edit is gorgeous! Love the crop on the second one too! She's adorable.

Heasleye said...

Those flowers are Love what you did!

Heather said...

Adorable, wow!

Unknown said...

You just amaze me. That first straight out of the camera shot is outstanding! WOWZA!