Pixel Bender is an Adobe plugin filter for Photoshop CS4 & 5. It's free and fun to play with if you like artistic enhancing! You can download it at
http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/pixelbenderplugin/

I have used Topaz Adjust on most of the images also to bring out the colors and details.

PB oil paint and Topaz Adjust Spicify

PB oil paint and Topaz Adjust Spicify

PB sperize and twirl.

PB sperize and twirl.

Troll Under the Bridge - Fremont WA

Troll Under the Bridge - Fremont WA

oil paint on subject, PB circle splash and twirl on water

oil paint on subject, PB circle splash and twirl on water

Oil paint and Topaz Adjust

Oil paint and Topaz Adjust

Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

Autum Halloween Ghosts

Autum Halloween Ghosts

Autumn Leaves Fantasy

Autumn Leaves Fantasy

Pixel Bender Oil paint, spherize and Topaz Adjust

Pixel Bender Oil paint, spherize and Topaz Adjust

Lotus Seed Pod

Lotus Seed Pod

Oil paint and topaz adjust

Oil paint and topaz adjust

Pixel Bender oil paint and Topaz Adjust

Pixel Bender oil paint and Topaz Adjust

Pixel Bender oil paint

Pixel Bender oil paint

Lotus bloom

Lotus bloom

Lotus Blossom

Lotus Blossom

Lotus Blossom

Lotus Blossom

Lotus Leaf Twirl

Lotus Leaf Twirl

Pixel Bender and then Fotosketcher

Pixel Bender and then Fotosketcher

Egret Take-off

Egret Take-off

Great Egret

Great Egret