Sometimes you just need to have some fun!

I was viewing my images from morning at Wakodahatchee Wetands in Delray Beach, Florida using Lightroom.  I was in the grid mode, allowing me to look at groups of images, to see if there were any particular images that stood out and would warrant further consideration. I happen to notice two images I took of the boardwalk and reflections, one going at about a 45 degree angle going from left to right and next image at the same angle going from right to left. The two images met at a peak in the middle and I decided to put them together to create strong graphical image.

Screen Shot 2018-03-07 at 8.32.31 AM.pngThe two images shown in red

I opened the first image in Photoshop (CMD/CNTRL + E) and then expanded the canvas size, keeping the image anchored to the left.

Screen Shot 2018-03-07 at 8.45.55 AM.pngExpanding the canvas size

 

Here is the result of expanding the canvas.

Screen Shot 2018-03-07 at 8.47.48 AM.pngExpanded Canvas

Next I opened the second image, copied it, and then pasted it into the expanded canvas and positioned it to line up.

Screen Shot 2018-03-07 at 8.51.33 AM.pngCompleted composite

Sometimes you just need to have some fun! And you never know where your inspiration will come from.  Try to have some fun today.

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