Uli Staiger, photo montage, digital photography

Phantastomaniac

Building the Complex Photo Collage
written by: Uli Staiger

“Phantastomaniac” is a term that for me is the most powerful expression of digital retouching: the ambitious post production and digital composing. In order to make images look realistic, I follow the law of logic wherever possible. It’s also very important for the artist to have a sense of an image, so that it is possible for the viewer to find a meaningful interpretation of the content. To achieve both sometimes isn’t easy, because my images often consist of several hundred layers that have to follow a master plan so that they appear as a completely new scene. My inspiration Read more »