“Is this the real life?
Is this just fantasy?
Caught in a landslide,
No escape from reality
Open your eyes,
Look up to the skies and see,
I’m just a poor girl, I need no sympathy,
Because I’m easy come, easy go,
Little high, little low,
Any way the wind blows doesn’t really matter to
Lyrics of Bohemian Rhapsody, by Queen, adjusted for gender of image.

Composed in Photoshop. Eyes, lips, and attire hand painted for color. Original image Black and white. Layers, adjustments, effects, filters and textures.

Bohemian Woman courtesy of HelloTuesday
Backgrounds courtesy of BrendaStarr
Textures courtesy of Lenabem-Anna


women, females, portraits, composites, manipulations

“Sing like no one’s listening,
love like you’ve never been hurt,
dance like nobody’s watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.”
~Mark Twain

View Full Profile


  • swaby
    swabyabout 2 years ago

    A very beautiful vintage look and work!

  • Thank you so very much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • SuddenJim
    SuddenJimabout 2 years ago

    love the retro gay nineties look, well done

  • Thank you much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • MarieG
    MarieGabout 2 years ago

    Great editing Pamela..! just love hello tuesdays collection…and the great Queen song…what a wonderful combo..!

  • Thanks, yes great collection to work with!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • annacuypers
    annacuypersabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful portrait, xo

  • Thank you kindly!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandabout 2 years ago


  • Thanks!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • Rhenastarr
    Rhenastarrabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful work my friend.

  • Thank you much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • maggie326
    maggie326about 2 years ago

    gorgeous vitage look Pamela wonderful work

  • Thanks ever so much!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • vette
    vetteabout 2 years ago

    Awesome image yet again my friend. You really do some absolutely awesome work and provide us with such intricate and interesting work. Check out the video below.

  • Had a blast listening to this once again after many years! Thanks for posting it, and thanks for your comment!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyabout 2 years ago


  • Thank you!

    – Pamela Phelps

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedabout 2 years ago

    VERY fine work my friend, I saw the original and can’t believe my eyes.
    It’s gorgeous ☺

  • Thanks Kira, I love recoloring old images…and I love the old images, as you well know!

    – Pamela Phelps

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait