I have had a camera in my hand most of the time, since high school. My interest in live music led to a half-serious collection of concert photos. As I matured, my lens turned more toward natural subjects, and all along the way, toward automobiles.
Using software tools to enhance and manipulate images has become a native part of the process. Processing an image is also often an intermediate step towards a painting or a motion graphics project.
Pick a category to see a few examples.