Charon's Passenger Picture

I thought about entering this in Wacom's current contest (Good vs. Evil), but I'm unsure...Opinions?

Based on a poem I once wrote, influenced by the Greek myth of Charon, the ferryman who brings dead souls across the river Styx to the underworld. Those who can pay, anyway.

Time: About two hours (including finding images)
Tools: Photoshop CS4, tablet, stock images

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