How to make swirls in Photoshop

Wave: vortex of water

So and this is how it works:

1. New picture:

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2. Clouds (Filter -> Rendering Filter -> Clouds) with foreground color: black and background color: white

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3. Chrome (filter -> character filter -> chrome) with smoothing: 10 details: 10

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4.Change the color (Picture -> Settings -> Color Balance) roughly as shown in the picture below:

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5. Vortex filter (filter -> distortion filter -> vortex) with an angle of approx. 230 °:

FINISHED! It will look like that:

 

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