It's been a while since I've attempted realism. However, I decided to give it a more painterly feel that downright copying a photograph completely.
This scene in the Phantom of the Opera Trailer was the most heart-wrenching of them all, I think ;_;
However, it was very difficult to make him look distraught, rather then giddy. =/ I'm still not sure if I've accomplished that feat. The quote is from the musical, and is one of the saddest lines, IMO. I thought it fit the pic.
The thumbnail will probably look cruddy, so you might wanna fullview ^^()
Isn't Gerry Butlar the smexiest phantom evverrr??? *dies*
Took many many hours
painted on photoshop