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Friday, August 6, 2010

Photoshop Failure, part deux

So, I have photoshop. I have some free actions. I checked out a book on photoshop. I am taking an online class and have had exactly one tutorial on editing flowers.
That's how I end up with stuff like this.
My favorite action right now is Pioneer Woman's "Old West." I applied it after lightening and sharpening our eyes.
Now we have glowing "I am posessed" eyes.
Straight out of a horror movie, huh? I wish I could remember the name of the movie I am thinking of. It was full of kids, in a school, they all had white-blonde hair and glowing blue eyes. I think we belong in that movie.
Maybe I need more practice.
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3 comments:

  1. Are you sure you're not thinking of the video for "Total Eclipse of the Heart?" Either way, you're getting better. Your second failure is not as bad as your first.

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  2. Saw you featured on Love That Shot. The movie ~ "Village of the Damned"....and there are scarier eyes than yours out there. :) When you lighten, add a layer for sharpening and a layer for lightening...so you can adjust the opacity and the sharpness separately. After you apply the action, remove it from your eyes with a masking layer.

    I love the photo by the way....wonderful smiles.

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  3. THANK YOU!! I have had trouble sleeping over the title of that movie. And thanks for the photoshop tip too!

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