Corel PhotoPaint the host application. Topaz ReMask removed black screened background, and a section of the Editor’s House became the substituted background. Topaz Adjust to saturate and pop.
Painter 2018 dry oil brush auto painting; then, soft edge cloner restoration brush to return details. Topaz Glow added selectively and in turn. Galactic and Ion radiation added bits of color, fur & feathers modified beard and hair. Additionally, touches of Liquid Color, Mist, and Brilliant Black where used, where each, could benefit the picture. Topaz Star Effects added a glow around magnifying glass. The text was created in CorelDraw, with eye dropper selected colors from the picture; then, it was run through Topaz Impressions, to match the pictures painted quality. Topaz B&W for a sepia toned version brushed in selectively for subtle vignette.
And here’s the odd thing about all this: