This is a pretty impressive piece of work from the Photoshop Artist Bert Monroy. This is a photo illustration of the Damen Station on the Chicago Transit Authority – All I can say is WOW. I am impressed.
Some Stats on the Photograph taken from his site:
Adobe Illustrator was used for generating the majority of the basic shapes as well as all the buildings in the Chicago skyline.
The rest was created in Photoshop.
â€¢ The image size is 40 inches by 120 inches.
â€¢ The flattened file weighs in at 1.7 Gigabytes.
â€¢ It took eleven months (close to 2,000 hours) to create.
â€¢ The painting is comprised of close to fifty individual Photoshop files.
â€¢ Taking a cumulative total of all the files, the overall image contains over 15,000 layers.
â€¢ Over 500 alpha channels were used for various effects.
â€¢ Over 250,000 paths make up the multitude of shapes throughout the scene.