Daisy Dream

© Michele M. Preste

Daisy Dream

Uploaded: May 12, 2005

Description

This was done from one exposure and a duplicate of it. I wanted to create more of a halo effect around the flower so after defocusing the image, I increased the size of the image to 110% before overlaying the image on the in focus photo. I changed to opacity to 70% on the top layer and did some small adjustments using curves and saturation. The green background is grass behind the flower. The original photo was taken with a shallow depth of field.

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