Using the lasso tool, I cut the helmet. Then I opened a blank 'canvas'. I copied and pasted the helmet unto the new canvas.
step 2 of 5
I dupplicated the helmets in varying sizes to give perspective to the image. Then I added walls to make it appear to be towers.
step 3 of 5
Working from the source image, I copied a section of the helmet to use further in my composition.
step 4 of 5
To add depth, I added another tower to the composition.
I refined the image, adding doors, windows etc..At last, I added sections of the coat of mail.
Then, I worked on the background giving it a dark color to emphasize the concept of a dream
step 5 of 5
I used the dodge and burn tools frequently. Then, I worked on the details of the image.