Rise Up and Shine

A few weeks ago, I shared an impasto style painting of a girl. Here is a photo illustration, done with a black white photo enhanced with a Photoshop action from sevenstyles called Rise. I really love the effect and will play with this some more to get the best output.

And here is another one, just for fun…

Before the Action


After the Action


I think I could have done the selection around her neck and arms a lot better but for a quick experiment this was very easy.