back to what started this, a rather boring background that was perfect to photomanipulate into something more interesting. It resulted in a kind of gothic look and I got the steampunk idea as an evolution of my original aperture/eye concept. It was fun to mix in the vector graphics with a variety of photo layers,foreground model is from the stock photography of Marcus Ranum [photography.ranum.com]
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