This was an exercise in vector illustration. I used a high contrast image, and attempted to use as few divisions in value as possible, (white, black, and only three shades of blue). When the piece was completed, I felt it was a little too flat, so I added a subtle glow to the top white layer.
Vector with glow effect.
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