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Create a Dead City in Photoshop
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Simple photo manipulation can allow you to work on different image combinations. As long as you know tactics to cut & paste the images, and mix colors for different photos, then you can create whatever scenery you want.
Most of the time, you may be stuck on how to apply different scenes for different characters. It is not necessary to put the fighting or war scene as a background in this case. A simple sea and a beautiful girl can also be applied for your gladiator.
Simple photo manipulation can allow you to produce any background scene for your image. You just need to prepare few images and play around the layers and add the light effect. You can use the idea for any other scenery production you like.
Flower is a good stuff for decorating your images. However, sometimes, you may find it difficult to match with your image. Your dressing is an important element to match for different kinds of flower to match with.