Haunted House – Post Apocalypse

Your mission is to take a photo of a new house or building and make it look worn, old and uncared for.  Or just haunted.

Look at these old homes in Detroit for inspiration.  Or make it a post apocalyptic scene.  

houseChange the home by:

-making the grass brown
-breaking windows
-cover doors and windows with plywood or boards
-adding overgrown trees
-old cars in the yard
-changing the exposure or contract or colors by using image>adjustments>curves
-use filters to enhance the image
-put a volcano or mushroom cloud in the image
-add fire
-add Godzilla

Start by grabbing a photo of a home or structure in Google Images.  Make sure that you use the LARGE image size.2014haunted



Brushes and tools used-

clone stamp – to remove a column, then edged the broken column with a black brush

cracked brushes http://www.brusheezy.com/brushes/35110-cracked-brushes 

tree silhouettes brushes pack http://www.brusheezy.com/brushes/52749-tree-silhouette-brushes-pack

broken edges brush textures: http://www.brusheezy.com/brushes/46640-broken-edges-texture-brushes

>filter>render>clouds I selected the sky FIRST, colored it orange, 30% opacity, the applied the filter