After PhotoI used PSE 8 to edit this picture. First I cropped it, so more of the focus would on Bennett's eye contact with the duck. Then I ran a level and threshhold adustment layer to correct the color. I wanted the picture to have a warm, almost glowing effect, so I ran CoffeeShop's Soft Autumn Glow Action. I lowered to opacity of the glow to 50% and lowered the contrast to 75% before flattening the image.
I would have liked to lighten his eyes, but each time I tried I was dissatisfied with how they turned out. Any suggestions?
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