One of the projects I've been working on in my spare time (Spare time? What is that? LOL) is a book about our vacation at the beach this summer. I made a few pages about visiting the boardwalk. I took this photo:
And turned it into this background for my page:
Then I designed my finished page on top of it. Here's how that turned out:
Wanna know how to blend photos to create custom backgrounds? I've shared the tutorial on how I did this over at Ideas For Scrapbookers.
Hope you have fun playing with your photos too!