Advanced photo composite using Photoshop CC. The three image samples were used to complete the final image shown. All photos copyright Dan Holz
Retouching to remove severe film scratches and dust. Scanned 35mm B+W negative.
Portrait retouching and enhancements with various styles. First group of four (top left original, top right natural, bottom left soft, bottom right high contrast). Bottom group of two (left original, right edited). Editing by Dan Erickson
Client provided photo from the National Maker Faire in Washington, DC. Edited to remove distacting background and draw attention to subject. Crop/blur background to simulate higher focal length lens. Photo credit: Mikhail Stolpner - Socially Shaped