Transforming An Ordinary Portrait Into A Piece Of Art

Lately, social media has been blowing up with some really neat stuff.  Photographers and artists are creating new ways to express themselves and create through photography and editing.  One of these cool tricks, that has actually been around since the early days of photography, is the tool of Double Exposure.  Before technology, photographers and cinematographers would stack negatives to create a new image which would then become their double exposure.  This was used for many reasons, and the trick is still around today, but can be used and accomplished more easily with the help of photoshop.  Double Exposure Photography Effects are being used today for more artistic reasons.  Below is my attempt at using Double Exposure Photography Effects:

Creative Double Exposure Portrait

original image:

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