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Wintersong November 5th, 2009 08:55 AM

The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
I love this effect! It gives a gorgeous, dreamy feel to an image.

1. Open your image in PS.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...toneffect1.jpg

2. Duplicate the background layer and rename it 'Sharp'.

3. Duplicate the Sharp layer - the new layer should be at the top of the layer palette and named 'Sharp copy'.

4. On the sharp copy layer, change the blending mode to screen.

5. Right click the sharp copy layer and select 'merge down'.

6. Duplicate the sharp layer and rename it 'out of focus'.

7. With the out of focus layer selected, go Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur. The amount of blur depends on the size of your image. You want details to be blurred but outlines to be visible.

8. Change the blend mode of the out of focus layer to multiply.

9. Change the opacities of the layers to suit.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v2...toneffect2.jpg

CameraLinds November 5th, 2009 07:11 PM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
TFS

whodatmama December 18th, 2009 07:09 PM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
Beautiful. I always admire your work, thanks for sharing.

Wintersong December 18th, 2009 08:25 PM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
Thank you so much! If you try this out, do please share your results!!

whodatmama December 18th, 2009 08:58 PM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
I definitely will. I think this edit would work wonderfully for weddings. I am nervously contemplating trying out a wedding shoot.....

daisy0408 June 7th, 2011 10:49 AM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
I was reading trying to learn some new fun stuff...found this..i'm going to try to find a picture i like and try this out thanks for sharing...

hugs
edee

*Kiliki* August 11th, 2011 11:37 AM

Re: The Orton Effect - PS tutorial
 
ohh i tried it!! i'll post my results in a separate thread


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