Said he used gimps curves editor, adding glow around the edges of Rain Silves' armor. Also some dodge and burn tool and oil paint filter use.
All of that tells me that I still have much to learn. Getting there with the anatomy, but I still need to work on my coloring and shading. Mostly shading as fire is a monumental source of light and I didn't exactly reflect that properly.
Oh well, learning experiences and good friends go miles to overall improvement. :)