I have searched and found some great tutorials to help you with photo-manipulations, as well as some great stocks and textures to improve the look of your photo-manipulation. Take a look, have a go at experimenting with them in your paint program.
Here are some helpful tutorials that may help you:
Now here are some great stocks that you might like to use:
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