Levitation Photo comes crashing down

I saw this really cool blog post about a month ago. If you take a look at the post, you will see someone floating in mid-air.  The author of the post was nice enough to post directions on how he took and edited the photo, so I could give it a shot.

It didn’t go so well.  I’ll insert the photo below anyway, but there are a huge list of problems.  I’ll start with the fact that since I am not complely in the photo, I am not really “levitating” so much as I am “leaning”.  Also, the dishwasher door moved slightly between the two frames, so they didn’t line up in the composite photo.  I am having trouble with the editing as well.  So, here is the disaster:

Back to square one for me.  If you would like to see a levitation photo done correctly, click the link above.