The author of the example is Silvano Dotti.
AKVIS OilPaint is a valuable and indispensable tool to transform photos into beautiful oil paintings.
This example shows how to apply the oil effect to create an image of greater expressiveness from a frame extracted from an old movie.
This is a Fulani woman listening a lecture on midwifery organized by the Italian non-profit social organization ONLUS (Organizzazione Non Lucrativa di Utilità Sociale) in Africa in 2007.
Configure the settings as shown below, using the preview area which you can move with the mouse. It is fun to experiment with the parameters!