Front On Profile

By dinahhillsdon


Our friends at DOCMA, Germany’s leading magazine for creative photo editing, have shared their expertise with us. Here we’re showing you – with a little help from Doc Baumann – how, with only a little effort, you can create a double portrait effect – of yourself, your loved ones, or using images from Fotolia, as we have here.

Two fundamental elements are essential to this clever optical illusion: a frontal shot and a profile shot, which should be simply cropped and lit as similarly as possible.

Here’s how it works:

  1. Original frontal photo

Both original photos should fulfil the following conditions: First, …read more

Via: Fotolia


Marco | Editor

Editor at large and founder of a bunch of stockphoto businesses