What is photo manipulation? Photo manipulation involves transforming or altering a photograph using various methods and techniques to achieve desired results. … There are a number of software applications available for digital image manipulation, ranging from professional applications to very basic imaging software for casual users. I use Adobe Photoshop to create the blended images you see below.
“The type of art we call illustration has a two-fold purpose. The first and foremost is that it speaks to you. It tells you a story, visually represents an idea, conveys a message, delivers information, offers a visual accompaniment to text, etc. — it does something. Second, but certainly not least, it presents that “something” in an interesting and engaging fashion”. – Natalie Sklobovskaya