I was told by a "real artist" to frame this as is, though I considered it unfinished. She said that it was indeed fine as is, that framing it would make it look entirely different. Comments on this notion would be greatly appreciated.
"I needed a very high quality print to enter in a photography art show. I had my photograph printed at a superb printer, using a very expensive machine. I also ordered the same print through Photobucket. And yours was superior!"