Rami Baruch and Eli Gornstein are two prominent Israeli Actors. I photographed them during a staged rehearsal, and then created a blend of 5 photographs that seems to have captured something that was not obvious in a single image.
Opacity is a crude tool. It is superb for a quick look at the gradation of an effect, but it is a bad practice for doing any precise photo editing. With one or two more clicks you get a much better tool that allows you to fine tune your end product. Here’s the full explanation and an example.
I describe here the make of a photograph, with deeper thoughts in mind. If a photograph is just a representation of reality, then what would it be if we change it in some major way, say, by erasing all colors? Is it still a photograph? If this is an artistic decision, what is art?