Before & After Comparisons

I Found You

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Created distorted Type with water droplet distortion

 

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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

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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

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Love, Life, and Elephants

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Hand coloring of old b/w photo

 

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Every Friday Night

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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

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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

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Services

Expert photo-retouching • Color Correction • Compositing

Organic modeling • Rigging and 3D animation

Hardbody modeling • Lighting/Render

Motion Graphics • Traditional Hand Illustration