Contest Directions: Photoshop this pumpkin image (click to download) any way you wish. Some examples are:
carving this pumpkin, merging the pumpkin with some other vegetables or objects, giving it some paint-job, putting the pumpkin into some unusual environment, using this pumpkin image in advertisements, movies, paintings, etc. These are just some ideas.
You have 4 days to submit your entry. Submitting it early will give you plenty of time to read the critique comments and edit your image accordingly.
Many thanks to Brandon Blinkenberg and
Stock Exchange for providing the source photo.
This gallery only contains our top 23 selections from its parent contest Pumpkin. All 26 contest pictures can be viewed here.
BeerSlayer The finer details are more visible in full view, I hope you like, I have many many hours invested in this picture! It was very time consuming to render all those little pieces of straw, and tree leaves. Please feel free to critique, I can't change it now, but it helps me learn for next time!