Today marks my fifth year on deviantART! (Oh wow I completely forgot about that emoticon!)
I’d been a lurker for a while; the girl I sat next to in Photography A Level showed me her page and I was amazed by her underwater photoshoot - it all seemed so advanced from the rest of our indie/experimental shoots.
When I did join I submitted my A level work and to my surprise got two comments! I didn't really know what to expect – this was the first website I joined with a community, and I certainly hadn't expected comments so soon.
A lot has changed in 5 years for the both of us – I am still coming to terms with how unwell I
Hello to faces new and old :)
I believe that we are overdue an update here. Loosing inspiration is hard to deal with when you're so reliant on art.
However, after a long period of thinking about other things instead, I find art seeping back in and taking over my mind again. It will take some time to get back into the swing of it all, so please just hold on a little longer whilst I sort myself out.
The past year and a bit has been very happy, living with my partner and our two house bunnies. I've been working full time for over a year now which I still feel shocked about myself.
Thank you very much for the feature Katy, I'm glad to see tha
Hi guys :]
Thanks for all the nice messages about 'Thunder'; I'm so very pleased it was accepted as a Daily Deviation. It is quite a fantastic feeling to see so many usernames popping up in my message centre, some I recognise and others new, so, hello! Like most artists I just want to share my work as a way of connecting with people, so its a lovely feeling to know so many new people have seen this image.
I spent the last few days with l33tc4k3 (https://www.deviantart.com/l33tc4k3) so we made some photography babies:
I've uploaded a bit more information about the 'shoot and other images to my blog here.
Otherwise, I'm making baby steps to shoot outside, they haven't been