To perform this romantic effect, you will need two photos. The author of the lesson used these:
Open Photo 1, press the key combination Ctrl +J to create a duplicate and call the new layer Sharpen (Sharpness).
Select the Sharpen layer and apply the filter. “Edge Sharpness Filter> Sharpen> Sharpen Edges (Filter> Sharpness> Edge Sharpness)
Reapply this filter by pressing a combination. Ctrl + F
Keep applying Filter> Sharpen> Sharpen Edges and you get the following result:
Press combination Ctrl + J to duplicate the Sharpen layer and name the new Screen layer (lightening)
Change the blending mode of this layer to Screen (Lightening)
Open Photo 2 and select Elliptical Marquee Tool (Oval area)
Create a selection as shown.
Hold Ctrl and drag the selection to Photo 1, then go to the menu Edit> Transform> Scale (Edit> Transform> Scale) to resize the image (apply the blending mode Screen (Lightening))
Open the texture:
Place it up in the layers palette and change the blending mode to Screen (Lightening)
Add text and romantic photo is ready.