My granddaughters first birthday dress. I became captivated with the image and decided to do a work about it. The Long Highway depicts the gateway of life ahead for her. I did the work in photoshop with several different photos.
Background landscape/adjustment/hue saturation/duplicate layer/vivid light
Dress layer/mask/blended dress into background/duplicate layer/soft light
Butterfly/layer/adjustment hue sturation/outer glow/created shadow
Painted on all layers with standard brushes