Originally Posted by jimmyd
yeah, the image looks very retro-- retro all the way back to the 20s. i'll bet there's way more going on in the blacks and the shadows and you could bring some of it out using the Shadow/Highlight tool.
I'll take it as a compliment that you said it looks like it could have been done in the 1920's...
This dancer does "tribal" belly dance and wanted pictures with a timeless quality that suggest they really could be of some tribal dancer from 100 years ago. That was the first one I did and I really muted it. I'm always game to learn more/improve. Thanks for the suggestion!
Here is another of her:
Comments/suggestions always welcome!