Smoke & Ember

Submitted to Best of 2010
Uploaded 23 Dec 2010 — 14 favorites
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© mike thompson
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This started out as a studio portrait that I desaturated. Then I took a photo of the candle, created a number of smoke brushes based on studio shots of smoke from the extinguished candle, drew in the ember on the wick, and spent a lot of time in Photoshop.

7 responses

  • Russ Wills

    Russ Wills gave props (24 Dec 2010):

    excellent work!

  • Robert Case

    Robert Case gave props (25 Dec 2010):

    Your effort paid off - this is really well done.

  • Lilian Wagdy

    Lilian Wagdy gave props (26 Dec 2010):

    This a true masterpiece. Brilliant composition. SOo Underrated!!

  • Destiny Wells

    Destiny Wells gave props (11 Jan 2011):


  • Ope O

    Ope O gave props (13 Jan 2011):

    too good

  • Sonali Sanyal

    Sonali Sanyal said (17 Feb 2011):


  • Kelly Nichols

    Kelly Nichols gave props (8 Mar 2011):

    Very cool image. You're quite the Photoshop master.

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