Doming (using surface tension)

There are two things needed for successful doming:  1)  A resin with high surface tension, designed to work on photos, papers, and other flat materials.  and  2) A doming tray, which elevates and supports your cut-out shapes, creating clear edges that tell the flowing resin where to stop.

Here is a Doming How-To Video:

 

If you're doming larger pieces, especially with the Clear Photo Film, you should stabilize them by adding a stiff paper like cardstock to the back before adding resin.  This will keep your pieces from curling up as they set.  You can use a few small pieces of double-stick tape to attach them.  Here's an example: