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Jeff Schomay is an artist who focuses on capturing unique perspectives on the world around him.   He specializes in unique panoramic photographs as fine art pieces.   Many of his panoramic photos come from his travels and his subjects often are either landscapes or seascapes, or architecture.   View his complete panoramic photography portfolio at http://jeff-schomays-portfolio.com.
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It Looks Like An Illustration But It Is Really A Photograph

Denver, CO - January 30th, 2011

I've always been a traditional photographer, but sometimes an image just doesn't play well as a photo - perhaps because a photo is too realistic. This is the problem I had with one of my photographs of the Merry-go-round at Lakeside amusement park, so for a long time I never did anything with that image. Recently I decided to give the image another shot, and after a lot of experimenting with digital filters I, I came up with a new look that I am very pleased with. The new style gives the photograph an illustrated poster type of feel, blended with a watercoloring look, but backed by the realistic proportions and lighting of the original photograph. The close up detail of the image is my favorite part, and almost has a "paint by number" type of look. The style lets the best of both worlds shine through and solves the original problem with the image. And as an interesting and ...