Photo Retouching

A picture is worth a thousand words … and maybe a thousand dollars worth of business.

You can go nuts trying to train a squirrel to hold a flower. Keep your sanity and have Virtual Edge Communications do their tricks with the computer.

This was a live white squirrel and real flowers.
(White Squirrels do exist – no tricks on our part – click for more info)


White Squirrel
Fridge Magnet – Souvenir on sale at


Below is a live squirrel wearing sunglasses, holding a Lucky Coin® with text and logo added to the image. Some people think this squirrel was actually wearing sunglasses — who cares — it helps sell the product and you will remember seeing this photo.


retouch-02 A new dramatic sky and a new green lawn were added to the photograph below. The top left sky matches the grey of the siding. The above photograph was taken in the fall on an overcast day. The sky shown below was taken at 5:35 a.m. above a local London Ontario donut shop. The green grass was taken from a photo of a multi-million dollar estate on the edge of Lake Simcoe.retouch-03


The street light in the background was removed. Spotlight effect with lens flare was added to simulate a big rock concert. The name of the band was overlaid on bottom with music symbols. Outer border of image with drop shadow was added. This image was used extensively by the group for promotion.