Before/After Series – Iron Man Argonath

before/after, fan art, Graphic Design, Photo Manipulation

I always thought that the way Iron Man does his “Talk to the hand” stance looked hauntingly familiar
For your consideration…

Mash-up of the Argonath from Lord of the Rings and Iron Man & War Machine.
Before (2 images)
After
(Its even big enough for wallpaper…You’re welcome)
Methods:
Various blending modes
Pattern/texture overlays
Lighting/shadows
Cloning/rebuilding background

Before/After Series – A Single Leaf

a single leaf, before/after, book, Graphic Design, Photo Manipulation, photoshop, Print

I designed the cover of the upcoming novel, A Single Leaf.

–Original Image–Modified Image–Final Book Cover–

leaf triptychI also helped set up a blog to promote awareness of the book.  You can view it Here.
Editing Elements:
  • Cutting objects¬†out
  • Replacing background
  • Color adjustment