The Bounty (Explored)
Texture added for Gavin Hoey April challenge using textures. Stock HDR image used, texture added on a separate layer. Select here HERE for Gavin's details on the April challenge.
Image brought into Photoshop Elements 10 for post processing
Layer1 background layer
Layer2 Topaz BW Effects Reduced to ~50%
(Command Option Shift E) for new merged layer
Layer3 (Placed Gavin's Texture) Reduced to ~50% Opacity
Layer4 Nik Software Glamor Glow
Merged all layers and saved as jpeg image.