Software: Adobe Illustrator CC and Photoshop CC
Tutorial: PHLearn Photoshop Channel – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qvQm1wuCYCQ&t=509s
The advantage of this graphic effect is two fold. Thanks to the Iron Man / Avengers movies the effect the seems futuristic, secondly the effect is easy (and quick) to do. I originally wanted to use a photo of Robert Downey Jr. / Tony Stark, but I realized that people would feel I had just grabbed an image off the Marvel website. So instead I used an image from the battlefield game.