Interesting, i looked at my old pieces and contrast was never an issue. until i get my new computer..its been so long i can't figure what it was in my technique that made it all pop
....Needless to say i am perplexed as a lizard.....wait. I REMEMBER this is a re working of a portrait i did of a person. I flipped rotated and obviously played with layer settings more...right.
Anyways this rare gem was painted in 2003, and was shocked at how rich the colour is
gosh darn it!