Amazing Manipulation Award - AMA 2The Winner
of the AMA 2 - Theme: Enchanting way of using light - is:
and congratulations to all the nominees
stay tuned for the next one that will start in the first week of July, every month a surprise
A friend came up with a very interesting idea, after much discussion about how this event would occur, we came to a conclusion, I hope you like it and welcome to give your opinion.
This event is supported by these groups:
World-of-Art-Kingdom | Art-Revival | DA-LOVERS
Stewed-Tomatoes | The-Imaginarium
Each month one of these groups will host the award, with a different theme.
Who will pick the winners?
The winners will be chosen by all our supporters.If one of the supporters can not vote, a jury will
Hope you like to be part of our wonderful community!
RULES OF SUBMISSION:
This group accepts ONLY PHOTOMANIPULATIONS, MIXED MEDIA(related to photomanipulations), STOCK images and photomanip TUTORIALS.
We accept all levels of artists - Amateurs, Intermediate & Advanced.
Submission are limited to THREE artworks per week (for stock - ONE image per day.
Artists with no less than 8-10 manipulations in their gallery will be eligible to join as members.
The gallery folder named as "Art Masters" are for intermediate/advanced artists and the folder named as "Art Amateurs" are intended for beginners and artists-nonpro.
But if you are not sure which gallery your art belongs to please feel free to ask us, we will gladly assist you.
Please note that Photomanip DD folder is ONLY for artworks which has already received a Daily Deviation. No other artworks will be included in it.
The folder “Inspiring Stock” speaks for itself.
”Photomanip Tutorials” folder accepts ONLY tutorials such as animations, step-by-step, walkthroughs, PSD files. Simple retouches and before/afters will NOT be accepted.
Being accepted as a member will NOT guarantee an automatic acceptation of your art. Your work - this concerns the contest entries as well- will be assessed based on the individual's skill factor (whether you're an intermediate artist or a professional) by taking the following points into consideration:-
Composition and blending.
Concept & creativity.
Colour scheme with special regards to lighting & shadows.
Quality as to the sharpness & clarity of the image (this applies to stock as well).
Artworks rejected will be due to the following reasons:-
Poor quality of art.
Lack of credits and links to the original stock will be a reason for instant decline of a submission.
Use of illegal resources.
Artworks with pornography, excessive blood and violence, racist or fetish contents.
Eye, Lips and other areas of the bodies as a macro manipulation.
We do NOT accept horses and wolves photomanipulations.
WIPs, Book Covers, Posters and Before/Afters.
Please note that we operate a zero tolerance policy towards disruptive and disrespectful behaviour from anyone or towards anyone in this group, and anyone found wanting in this area will immediately be removed and blocked by the Administration.
Thank you all for being with us, your massive support, trust and wonderful art have really helped us in growing as a community together.
Please feel welcomed here and if you have any concerns/questions, note the group.
Not legitimate stock tips /how to reportMany people ask me what this term means ¨not legitimate stock¨
and always ask me how I know? how to identify?. so I decide to post a journal with many tip,
first...the things written here in this journal, I did a long search. and I'm doing this to help and inform people about this subject.
and first I'll tell because I started getting interested in this subject. three things happened that made me pay attention in this detail.
1 - a long time ago, I used the stock from pixabay in some premades. and unfortunately I did not know that this site is not reliable, so I was denounced and I had all my contents posted in stock removed.
2 - I used a premade, but the person who did this premade used a stock that was not allowed to be used, and this premade was denounced and people who used also have been denounced and had my manipulation was moved to scrap for infringed copyright.
3 - I used a PNG, and after
LIFE, Deadline July 28
Bad to the Bone, Deadline July 31
Thieves and Robbers, Deadline July 31
KEYS TO ALL DOORS, Deadline July 31
Time Riders Challenge, Deadline July 31
Fairytale Fantasy contest, Deadline August 11
The Big Friendly Giant, Deadline August 31
Atlantis: The Lost Empire, Deadline August 31
Adventurer: In Search Of Lost Creatures, Deadline September 3
A Dangerous Nightmare, Deadline September 5
XXIII. Awesome works found lately
Forest Nymphm advanced by hoanglap
Sea's stories by IgnisFatuusII -= Study portrait + video =- by Naia-Art
off world by megatruhSleepless Malice by Secretadmires
Carnival night among the Venetian canals by blackBanshee80 Off with her head! - print available by SecretDarTiste
Stock from :iconMalleni-Stock:
Scotland Stock 177 by Malleni-Stock Scotland Stock 161 by Malleni-Stock
Thankful Feature Hello friends!
This feature is a special dedication to all those who have assisted us through their generous donations in helping us at :iconStewed-Tomatoes: acquire a super status. Many, many thanks for your support!
Photomanip Newsletter July 2018Hello friends!
Can you believe that it’s already the mid-summer?! It seems we met the new year quite recently... Now it's hot and the mood is completely non-working (isn’t it?), but nevertheless life does not subside in our small photomanip world. So, what’s new here?
The latest news
Happy Birthday Marta!
Today is our awesome CV Gejda’s :iconGejda: birthday! All the best to you dear Marta! Happy Birthday! Thanks a lot for your fantastic work here!
Reading Cards from Wesley
Wesley-Souza :iconWesley-Souza: presented his awesome commercial project Reading Cards. 36 cards with saints and myths, 36 incredible photomanip miniatures! You must see them!
Artist of the Month - Lora-VysotskayaWe the group:iconart-glory: has introduced a new segment named " Artist of the Month" where we get up, close and personal with an artist, discussing about their artistic journey and most importantly what made them an "Artist".
So without further ado, let's welcome our first artist on spotlight, our very lovely :iconlora-vysotskaya:
She's a talented artist from Ukraine with her own distinctive style of art and whose contribution to DA community is incomparable.
1. Could you tell us a bit about yourself and how you got started as an artist?
I live in Ukraine, I’m married and I have two daughters. I’m an engineer and a logistician, but I left my work 9 years ago when my youngest daughter was born. So, I was a dedicated housewife, when by chance I exploredthe world of photomanipulation 4 years ago. It happened when my husband asked me to make a couple of collages for his work. At that time I had an iPad mini, and I used Bazaart (a pretty simple app for IOS) to make