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I created this photo collage by combining many different photos. This slide show gives you an idea of how I combined the layers.
For this cover I art directed photographer John Johnson of San Diego, then layered the photos in Photoshop.
I made many enhancements to the final photo. I "frosted" the windows in the background to make them lighter so you could see the faces better. I saturated the color over all and made the floor a pink tone to tie it all in. Then I brought in the title images from Illustrator.
Ever have trouble getting the perfect picture, especially when multiple people or kids are involved? I know the feeling. The top row shows the three pictures that I combined to create the final postcard of our family. The first photo I used Alila, the second photo I only used Zoie's open eyes, and the third photo I used me, Tim and Zoie. I combined what I needed from each photo and voila!