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My first Photoshop Challenge win!

Looks like I won! I’m pleasantly surprised as this is my first photoshop challenge at the NAPP. I was required to use this photo of a toy plane shot under ordinary room light and use […]

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Voted as “Image of the Week”

I was pleasantly surprised when the NAPP (national assoc. for photoshop professionals) website featured my image “Quota Crisis” as “Image of the Week”. It’s always nice to get some recognition. This image is a composite […]

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Get Real!

As a traditional artist, I often find myself trying to coax realistic, artistic expressions from dumb, cold machines and programs that have no soul. As this digital illustration shows, it’s the operator, the person with […]

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Elephant photo painting

Recently I was at the zoo and as a result, I’ve found myself with plenty of animal photos on my hard drive. As time passes by, you start to wonder what kinds of things can […]

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Flamingo Fine Art

I’ve had this flamingo photo sitting around for a while and gave myself the challenge of putting it in a different environment to make an interesting piece of art from it. Well, as the wonderful […]

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Photo Illustration

This is what I came up with today in an effort to make a photo seem more like an illustration. I Started with a canvas texture overlay and then coaxed a line drawing from the […]

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Penguin composite

Recently, I went to the zoo and got some shots of a penguin. He swam right up to the window so I shot away. Later, back at home, I thought, “What could I do to […]

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Unspoken Words

On our 2nd anniversary, me and my wife went on a little getaway to Oklahoma and one of the activities we did was go on a nice horseback ride. I caught this moment where she […]

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