Eye & Iris retouching

Hello Folks,

I tried Iris / Eye photography of a friend of mine. Attached you’ll find the raw file. My first
attempt with RT is attached as well. Perhaps I´ll go over with GIMP for fine tuning.

Has anyboday a real creative20210404_Ostern_Rethen_1853.ARW.pp3 (12.0 KB) 20210404_Ostern_Rethen_1853.tif (15.3 MB) approach?

This file is licensed Creative Commons, By-Attribution, Share-Alike.20210404_Ostern_Rethen_1853.ARW (23.8 MB)

Locked in…

RawTherapee (RAW edit) / Krita (composite edit)

Not sure if this is what you meant by real creative, but I was in the mood for a fun edit.

EDIT: Fixed missing shadows.


@Jade_NL I got that feeling yesterday when old spackling went into my eye.

see here…

Hi there. Here’s another retouched version with GIMP.