Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Edit Me 2012 ~ Week 26

This week's challenge is a photograph by Stephanie, one of the hosts of "Edit Me".
The photo is of Stephanie's 'little guy', who LOVES water!

Original Photo
Rendered Photo

 Rendering Steps:
Cropped photo
Cloned out arm
Removed as much shadow as possible from the child's face;
 Topaz Detail to bring out the water drops on the child's face;
Added color to the sidewalk with a warming filter;
Added color to the water with a gradient fill;
Added texture to the water, masking out child, poolside and fence;
Add depth of field by blurring out all but the child; and
Added neon yellow frame.

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