Photo manipulation is an art of digitally manipulating images. A popular software that artists use for this work is Adobe Photoshop. Photos can be altered to create new life forms such as weird animals and other creatures. Another popular use is the removal of undesired photo effects in order to make the pictures more appealing. It's used extensively in fields such as fashion photography, commercial photography and advertising. Most photographs that you see on ads, TV and magazines have have been manipulated or retouched. Here are some photo manipulation images for your inspiration.
There is always a great story behind creative art. Jeannette Woitzik is a German artist who enjoys composing images in Photoshop. He manipulated photos are dreamy and surrealistic, this is one of the ways she uses to express her feelings.
Beautifully manipulated hands and fingers.
Photo manipulation isn't always intended as just a way of creating bizarre images and landscapes. It can be used to effectively portray a scenario that would otherwise be hard to create in real life. This is one of the reasons image editing is used quite frequently in advertising.
Conceptual photography makes heavy use of photo manipulation. The goal of conceptual art is to express an idea, it emphasizes this over aesthetics.
Photo manipualted face and hands
This photograph can easily be classed as dark photo manipulation. Dark art conveys a message by using mysterious and even unsettling images.
Photo manipulation isn't always about bizarre images. The subtle editing can leave most people thinking it they are looking at a brilliantly taken photograph.