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  1. Gaussian Blur Overlays

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 6, 2007

    This is an interesting technique that intensifies and saturates the colors in the image, increases contrast, and adds a slightly hazy, "dreamy" feel to the image.

  2. Sepia Toning

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 6, 2007

    In this tutorial I'll show you how to sepia tone a color or black and white image. This technique is modeled on the traditional darkroom method of sepia toning in that the sepia color is applied "unevenly" to areas of different tonality. It works much better than most of the simple methods I've seen for image editors and provides great control!

  3. Selective Colorization

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 6, 2007

    Using this technique, you can highlight an object in a photograph by making its surroundings black and white. Learn how to do it in the GIMP!

  4. Sketch Effect

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 6, 2007

    Using a technique called "High pass filtering", you can turn your photographs into sketches. It's not as hard as it sounds!

  5. Shiny Yellow Textured Text

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 6, 2007

    By using the Lighting plug-in, gold (and other materials!) textured text that looks oh-so-valuable.

  6. Film Grain

    Posted by kasrak on Jan 4, 2007

    A nice technique to adding that film grain look to your photographs and graphics.

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