I don't think anyone would ever accuse me of being a photo-manipulator, most certainly myself
But I really liked the challenge set forth by ^wdwparksgal
in the community contest "A Room for the Holidays" so I thought I'd give it a try!
Not entirely sure I submitted to the right category, but I can always change that. The contest runs until Jan. 18, so there's still time for everyone to try to beat out my best efforts!
!! See all the details here: [link]
(to clarify, my photos are not normally for use as stock, but on a case by case basis I do resubmit high res images for manipulation uses.
and of course the fabulous
and the background as per contest rules: [link]