Before & After Comparisons

I Found You


Created distorted Type with water droplet distortion


Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Give War and Peace A Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times


Created embossed gold foil effect


Publisher: Simon & Schuster

The Emerald Mile


The main goal was to make the muddy water look like clear water.


Main retoucher: Dolores Zorreguieta


Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Love, Life, and Elephants


Hand coloring of old b/w photo


Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Every Friday Night


A daytime stockimage is changed to night shot featuring a manhattan skyline that I shot on the roof of my apartment building.


Publisher: Doubleday

What They Want


The original cover was deemed too sexy for certain markets, so I was asked to add clothing to the shot.  I found a model with similar physique, and have my photographer shot it in similar angle and light.  Quite a bit of retouching was needed to match up the 2 shots.


Publisher: Simon & Schuster


Expert photo-retouching • Color Correction • Compositing

Organic modeling • Rigging and 3D animation

Hardbody modeling • Lighting/Render

Motion Graphics • Traditional Hand Illustration 

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