Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Edit me challenge - week 4!

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Thought I would have some fun editing this cute photo taken by Ashley Sisk. I enlarged it because I thought his eyes needed a place to land instead of looking outside the frame. I also wanted to apply the rule of thirds for more symmetry.

Here is the original:

Here is my edit:

I use Paint Sop Pro X2 so it's hard for me to tell you what I did. I can say I blended the original photo against a white background so I could extend it. Then I added some textures in overlay mode and hardlight to add depth and contrast. Lastly I added the quote because I thought it was cute. To see more great edits or to play along head on over to:

Updated to add I came in 2nd!

Monday, January 9, 2012

I ♥ Faces "Best Face of 2011" photo challenge!

This was hard, but I finally chose a picture I just took this month. It's a photo of my daughter that I used for our Christmas card this year.

To see more great face shots, head on over to:

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Georgia, United States
Photographer, wife, mother, not necessarily in that order. Recently relocated to middle Georgia. Mom to one daughter and three cats. Learning to take the time to stop and smell the roses... oh, and maybe photograph them too!