My DeviantArt StoryFor 10 years DeviantArt has been more than a gallery, more than a home page, more than a place to share art. Ultimately, I found DA whilst I was looking for something else, and I didn't realize at the time how pivotal that moment was, how important it would be for my future.More Like This
Discovery So Clear by parablev
DA appeared when I was looking for a way out and it gave me a chance to escape, a reason to see things afresh.
The Gateway by neverdying
I hadn't even considered that what I was actually looking for, was somewhere to belong, a feeling of inclusiveness and support.
SPN - Free Hugs by Sadyna
A way to explore all of the pictures and stories in my head that I was too unskilled to be able to put down on paper.
Learn to Fly by Ben-Kelevra
DA surrounded me with people who already knew how to fly, who could see fairy dust and paint the s
10 thousand thankyous!I've not had a chance yet to say thank you to everyone who sent me birthday wishes this year, so,More Like This
THANK YOU!!! I had a really lovely weekend with my family and had a chance to try out my birthday pressie, a brand new Nikon D7100 SLR I am very lucky, I know and ReapingFields spoils me This new cammy takes photos that are 6000x4000 with its 24mpx sensor which makes me gigglesnort when I compare it to my D80's 10mpx. Mind you, my D80 has been brilliant for the last 8ish years we've been using it.
Which leads me to also mention that HOLY CRAP I'VE BEEN ON DA FOR 10 YEARS!!!! D: D: (I completely forgot my DA birthday lol woops ) If you had asked me 10 years ago if I thought I might still be here in 10 years time, not only having been awarded Senior status on my journey, but also over 1 million pageviews on my 2500ish submissions, and to cap it all being given the incredible opportunity to be a volunteer for my beloved stock and resources commun