This is Bella. The second portrait of Justin Caridi’s two daughters. As I sometimes get asked, I thought I would explain my process a bit. This is not a photo manipulation, but a digital painting done “by hand” on my Wacom Cintiq, using Corel Painter. I take several photographic references, usually focusing on one pose, then use multiple photos for lighting, shading, and color reference. I draw a rough “pencil” sketch to outline the shape, then layer up color bit by bit, much like traditional media, until I get the desired result. Next time, I will post some “in-process” pics. Enjoy!