Retouch involved subtle smoothing of the skin, tidying of hair and nail varnish and 'ironing' the shirts. Adjusted curves to lighten darker areas of the shot and added a sunburst and lens flare.
Isolate car and comp onto new background. Add headlights with lens flare and emulate speed using various blur techniques on the wheels and background.
INTERNAL PROJECT: PIXEL EXPLOSION
Experimenting with pixel explosions in Photoshop combining custom brushes with layer masks.