Feels like this insane heat is finally dissipating and this morning I
can finally breathe.
I took this shot outside the MAXXI museum in Rome chilling on some grass under huge fake poppies.
I have very mixed feelings about contemporary art, I don't really approve most of the stuff and I don't like it when oblivious people just stare at some piece not having a clue but still thinking that since it's in there it "has to be" beautiful.
Use your head, always be doubtful.
- Brought down exposure while bringing light to the face and features with curves and layer masks.
- Added structure and used burn tool on critical features (eyes, eye brows...).
- Color toning using gradient maps and curves.