if all in all is true

first attempt at this technique.

  • Brendan Newsom 5y

    Aha! Nice. First I fell for it, but I read the article in the link and looked at your picture again and saw the trick. :)
  • Laura Huben 5y

    whoa.
    he is Jesus.
  • sgoralnick PRO 5y

    haha. good to hear it is convincing at first glance. i think i can do better.
  • Laura DeAngelis 5y

    Clever.
  • nate bolt PRO 5y

    Excellent implementation of the puddle technique steph! But why not just put it in Photoshop, Photoshop it, and then Photoshop everything?
  • sgoralnick PRO 5y

    if it was a car or something i would probably just put it into photoshop and photoshop it.
  • ccbradio 5y

    such a natural at playing zen master.
  • Luc Alexandre 5y

    i see what you did there
  • Camera Flickr 5y

    I like it.
  • Madeline Berger 5y

    The only thing that throws me off is the depth of field. If he were levitating, his shadow would be directly beneath him, and hence he and the shadow would be equally clear. But in the picture, he's in focus while the puddle and the ground surrounding it are out of focus. I would take two shots--one focused on the puddle and the ground surrounding it, and the second focused on him, and then composite the body from the latter into the former. But your work is all really good and you've inspired me to try some too.
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