Remembering the Myths of Yore

© Michele M. Preste

Remembering the Myths of Yore

Uploaded: January 23, 2006


This is a a detailed image overlayed with an image of the same scene taken with a lensbaby. I created a layer with the center tree only and adjusted to opacity so that the detail of the vines on the tree would show through to the lensbaby image. I then combined. several NIK and Optikverse filters. I also used the render>lighting effects filter in PS to get the glow on the tree truck. I dodged the photo moving out from the tree to give the impression that the light from the tree was radiating outward.


Susana Ms Heide January 23, 2006

WOW! What a beautiful work of art! The more I look at it the more I like it! #379578

Brian Lobdell January 23, 2006

I agree with Susana, Michele! Wonderful, dreamlike composition - a fascinating study! #2329434

Heather L. Jacks January 24, 2006

Very cool shot! I just received my lensbaby a few days ago. I love it! #2331149

Roger D. Meador February 21, 2006

Great image. #2447986

Julie Abston February 21, 2006

Wow...I love the tones! Very unique, artistic and dreamlike!! VERY well done! #2450361

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 23, 2006

Interesting image!! Beautiful work, congratulations on your finalist win!! #2460014

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