In the Studio: Peonies Dipped in Daylight

I've been daydreaming about having a still photography shoot with peonies. Well, the day finally came and I got go up close to these jewels! To tone down the white I applied a texture overlays to create a matte finish. Check it out below!

Photoshop Tutorial:

Enchanted #1 Overlay / Darker Color / 65% Opacity  

Duplicate the overlay layer and change the blending mode of the new layer to soft light

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  1. Such a lovely photo. Thank you for linking up with "Through My Lens".

    Mersad Donko Photography

  2. So lovely! Have a great week!

  3. Really Pretty Images K. :) T.

  4. Your texture on the second photo reminds me of an up shot of a light fixture fastened to ceiling tiles. Very nice.

  5. What lovely shots of a beautiful bloom! I love this editing.

  6. So delicate


  7. Ummm, these are really beautiful Kristy, and I love the use of texture in your backgrounds. Lovely.

    Lisa @ LTTL


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