Adding a custom texture to your image is fun, easy and can provide a visually interesting style to any photo. In this video on custom textures by Pro photographer Jim Nix, you'll see how to add a new image (texture) layer and use opacity and blend mode tools to smoothly integrate the texture into your photo.
Jim also discusses applying textures selectively using the brush and masking tools. It's a really fun and creative tool for your imagery. If you'd like to try it yourself, simply go to skylum.com/luminar to download a free trial copy.