We learned to work with masking and compositing in our Digital Imaging class, and though I’ve been away from it for awhile, I decided it was time to return and test my skills.
I had always heard and read a lot about The Natural Science Center. I even hike through Guilford Courthouse and Battleground Parks and walk by the Center all the time, but never once ventured in inside. It’s a wonderful place to visit, and the reptile center didn’t disappoint.
But, before posting the snake image on the blog, I really hated the tan background walls behind the snake and wanted to “replace” it with something that might have a better impact on the overall image. A small bamboo grove grows in our back yard, so I took several shots of some cut-down poles and stacked them up on saw horses.
Then back inside to the computer to try and work some magic to make a composite image of both of my green subjects, and voila’!!