Image Effects Using Channels

I used a hummingird photo from FreeStockPhotos.com for this exercise.
Small images link to full-size versions.
Peeking through a dusty window

Peeking through a dusty window

Through rippled glass

Peeking through rippled glass


 
 
A hole in the window screen

Peeking through a hole in the window screen

Peeking through a rip in the drapes

Peeking through a hole in the drapes

 
Through blinds

Peeking through the window blinds

Window shades

Peeking through the shadow of the window blinds

 
Black & white

Black-and-white with a color adjustment gradient effect

Original image

My original Spring Hummingbird

 

I tried some more play with channels after that.  Armageddon in the Grand Canyon!
Grand Canyon

Original image (from FreeeStockPhotos.com)
 

Channel effects

Channel effects: noise; polar coordinates; spherize repeatedly; apply selection and fill with white; apply image with exclusion

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