Why did you pick this picture?
This pictures seems to be very perfect for getting the oil paint effect in photoshop.
The photo has very straight hair ,which was very essential as it would give smooth look while applying oilpaint effect in photoshop.
Where did the idea for this art come from?
The idea came from deviantart and behance sites where i got across stunning oil paintings created by various artist. So just decided to give it a try in photoshop
What does this art mean to you?
This particular art means a lot to me because this photo has added an another step to the learning curve to my graphic design study.
What can you tell us about yourself?
My name is sudeep manjrekar ,completed my graphic design course and m working as freelance artist .
I usually work in collaboration with photographers for their retouch work and some projects for the online website banners,ads etc.
I want to pursue my career into designing as well as photography
What more can you tell us about your art?
Well personally i like mix of photography and graphic design.
Photomanipulation , retouch work,converting photo into reallife oil painting and a bit of illustration are the works often do it. I wish my artwork not only looks good but also should be helpful for the client i work with. I wish it would be an added advantage to them.
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