These are the first images I ever attempted to edit. I origionally did
not pose specifically to edit myself in, but instead used pictures of myself
that already existed. Only very basic cutting and pasting was used in
My favorite movie is Labyrinth, and it was my desire to make it appear I was
in this movie that sparked the beginning of my photo editing hobby. This
was the origional picture I attempted to edit myself into.
Since it was my first try I didn't even attempt to use color, so I converted
the picture to black and white. I then cut out my face and pasted it into
This is the most simple type of editing . Even though both
the origional and my face are in black and white, the colors still don't
match. I was not content with my face on her body and soon attempted
my own body.
As before, the black and white colors don't match, the picture of
me is terrible, and I am not posed specifically for this picture. For me
however, this was a great success as first tries, and I soon continued onto more
complex photos obsessed with improving each one. The following are my
continued attempts to get this picture as well as I could make it.
And that was how it began. An evolution from face to body, from black
and white to color, from random pictures to specific posing. There is no
interaction between the character and myself in the early photos, but that was
soon to change.
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