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Sergey Konotopov Blends Old Cars & Hot Women

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published:   Updated: Aug 23 2011 • References: behance.net & behance.net
Sergey Konotopov is a master of digital manipulation. These photos have been retouched to blend images of a hot retro-styled model in her old-school roadster. These skillful shots capture the decadence and romance of a bygone era, but with a decidedly modern twist.

We've seen a number of digital artists emerge in this era of Photoshop and image retouching who use the medium to elevate traditional photography. Sergey Konotopov definitely belongs in this group.

Implications - Consumers have been creating a push in recent marketing for retro imagery. Buyers appreciate these graphics and have accepted it as a sort of novelty. Businesses that are looking to profit should consider creating more products and campaigns that use these retro looks to fit the needs of a variety of consumers.

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Concept: Sergey Konotopov
Related: 78 examples / 60 photos
Segment: Females, 18-55
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