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Wild Eagle (28)
rosana Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 49 W: 0 N: 31] (475)
This wild eagle is just passed through bright/contrast and added a frame, he gave me a lot of trouble in taking a picture.

Altered Image #1

rosana Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 49 W: 0 N: 31] (475)
Photoshop
Edited by:CaptiveLight Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 435 W: 61 N: 232] (969)

Created a layer copy, played with "levels" on bottom layer for the head, top layer for the rest of the image, and combined the two by erasing the parts of the top layer over the head with a soft brush to allow the bottom layer to show through. Flattened image, made another copy and high pass filtered that to sharpen it. Selected beak/head area and added a touch of USM sharpening to only the selected areas. Flattened Image. Finally cloned out the white speckles, cut off the frame and added simple key-line and border.

Hope you don't mind!