Restraint. Yes, you can do some amazing things with Photoshop, but the basic rules of light, color, point of view, and composition will always apply. Mind bending images may get noticed but the eye quickly tires of them if they are not artistic. My friend who created my website/weblog image is a true artist with Photoshop. He composed this image by piecing together disparate images and then giving it a patina that looks more like a painting than a photo. Other professionals have been begging him for a description of how he accomplished it.
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