Photoplasty – Me and Aparna @ Alaskan Cruise

This is one dream we cherish, travel on the Alaskan Cruise. I did this to try out the new digital technique I learned – Layer Masks

This is original image 1 – downloaded from Internet

This is our picture shot in our home.

This is the photoplasty result

This is done in GIMP, using Wacom Intuos 4 tablet.

 

The Fireboy!

This is my 7 year old son – Dhruv

Dhruv

This is Fireboy Dhruv

You Don’t Mess With The Fireboy

I did this using the GIMP software. Following are the steps.

First I removed the background and added some ‘electric’ hues to the pants.

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Then I added some fire to the hands.

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Added some shades to the face …

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Added some highlights on the face and clothes. These highlights are formed due to the fire light.

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Added an ‘X’ on the chest for that superhero look.

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And added the background, some final touches and we are done.