i am almost never satisfied.
i consider this shot to be one of the best i have ever done, but there has always been things about the original edit that bothered me, certain elements that i thought i could improve on.
i thought i had worked it to death the first time around, and i was happy with the way it stood for, well, months now. i showed it to a really good friend of mine, for the first time, the other day, and he immediately pointed out one of the things that has always bothered me. of course that drove me nuts. so yesterday i pulled up the raw image and completely re-edited it all over again.
this is the new complete