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Add a mask to this layer and use a hard black brush to erase the bottom of the dress and make her look like sitting inside the boat:
I used a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer to reduce the child saturation:
Make a Color Balance adjustment layer to add some color to the child:
I used Curves to brighten this little girl:
Open the fishes image (feel free to use your own) and isolate them from the white background. Take the fishes you like and arrange them around the boat and girl.
Add a layer mask to the fishes on the clouds. Use a soft black brush to make the fishes look like swimming in these clouds:
I used Curves to darken two fishes at the left edge:
Make a group for the fish layers and their related ones (Cuves) as done with the tree. Use a Hue/Saturation adjustment for the fishes:
Add some color to them with Color Balance:
Brighten the fishes with a Curves adjustment layer:
On this layer mask apply brushing to decrease the light on some of the fishes:
Right click the fishes group, choose Duplicate Group. Right click the duplicated group, choose Merge Group. Now we have the selection of the fishes on a separate layer. Turn it off.
Make a new layer on the top. Hold Cmd/Ctrl while clicking the fishes copy thumbnail layer to load its selection:
Use a soft brush with the color #ebe7da to paint on some parts of them to create more light there. Change this layer mode to Soft Light 100%:
Create a Gradient Map adjustment layer on the top of all layers:
Lower the opacity of this layer to 20% and apply brushing on its mask:
Use Color Balance to add some warm color to the scene:
Lower this effect by brushing on the layer mask as shown below:
Add two Photo Filter adjustment layers to the top of all layers:
To change the light focus, make a new layer, use the Gradient Tool with Radial option and default colors (black and white).
Change this layer mode to Soft Light 100% and use a layer mask to reduce the dark effect on the top left of the pic:
Create a new layer and use a soft brush with the color #825111 to paint on the right edge. Alter this layer mode to Color 10% to add more warm color to this area: