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Painted Life
This is a fairly simple way to turn any photo into a painted picture. Photos used are all stock photos from DeviantArt users.

Posted by Twizzy from Brighton, Michigan, United States • Published See Twizzy's 18 projects »
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  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 1
    Step 1

    Open your program and open the picture you are going to use. You are more than welcome to use the one uploaded here.

  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 2
    Step 2

    Now, once your picture is open your are going to click on Enhance photo> One step photo fix. Do this 3 times or until you get the right kind of painted contrast your looking for.

  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 3
    Step 3

    Click Adjust>Hue and Saturation>Automatic Saturation Enhancement. Select Less color>Strong then click okay. Your not gunna see much of a difference here but trust me. It will come in handy.

  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 4
    Step 4

    Next click Adjust>Brightness and Contrast>Automatic Contrast Enhancement. Select Darker>Normal>Bold and click okay.

  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 5
    Step 5

    Click Adjust>Color Balance> Strength>60 Remove Color Cast checked and set the temperature to 4650 then click okay.

  • How to make a computer art. Real Life To Digital Painting - Step 6
    Step 6

    Last step click Adjust>Softness>Soft focus. Softness>40% Edge Importance>71% Amount>40% Halo size>0% Halo visibility>0% De-select include scattered light. Then click okay.

  • Step 7

    Now, don't rely on these preferences alone for everything. Mess around with the lighting and colors. Try and come up with your own solutions.

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Ashley A.
Ashley A.
Did you do this on photoshop orrr?
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