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Surreal Photography by Daniela Bowker

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The first step in the creation of any surreal image will be a clear concept of the vision that you’re trying to create. After you have this, you’ll need to either take or source your base images to adapt, manipulate, and composite.

If you’re taking your base images yourself, it’s very easy to feel the need to keep up with the market when it comes to cameras. The speed at which photographic technology is evolving is mind-bending, but always remember that the most important element in the creation of a good photograph is the photographer—and her or his skill and vision—and not the camera. This ...

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