Photoshop Fun

I was messing around in Photoshop yesterday, as I do from time to time. I made something pretty cool, so I thought I’d share it with all of you.

The original is a picture of me from two Halloweens ago. What I was going for is described in this article:
Seriously Cool Photoshop Explosion Effect. Here’s what I got.
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So, should this be on the jacket of my pretend novel I someday get published? 🙂