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Welcome to Thursday Coffee Hour. This is an open topic thread so help yourself to the goodies and sit a spell and let us know what is new with you. I have a very old version of Photoshop that a friend gave me many years ago. It works. Too expensive to replace it. So I continue to use it.  I use it to fix up photographs. I also do touch up work for my art for things like Bryce can't seem to attach leaves to branches so I paint them in. I also sign my art that way.

Just for the fun of it I thought I'd play around with the lovely filter buttons. I took a photograph I had of a hot pink flower against green leaves and ran it through the various filters. Fun results. These are only some of the filters available.

The Original Picture
Accented Edges
Angled Strokes
Chalk and Charcoal
Color Halftone
Colored Pencil
Cross Hatch
Cut Out
Difference Clouds
Dry Brush
Glowing Edges
Graphic Pen
Ink Outlines
Neon Glow
Ocean Ripple
Paint Dabs
Palette Knife
Plastic Wrap
Radial Blur
Sprayed Strokes
Stained Glass

Originally posted to Street Prophets on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 01:02 PM PST.

Also republished by Kitchen Table Kibitzing.

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