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-The Old Ones Shall Be-

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"The Old Ones were, the Old Ones are, and the Old Ones shall be." - "The Dunwich Horror"

Seemed like a fitting quote from H.P. Lovecraft. More advanced perspective homework. There technically is an easter egg here, but its not really hidden; H.P. Lovecraft is in the picture. Tried to do something more speedy than normal this time, hope you like it.

Advanced Perspective Week 5


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masterzoroark666's avatar
Cthulu's hadow has been casted over Insmouth
SacredSpirit123's avatar
Lovecraft's in the foreground, right?
SacredSpirit123's avatar
But which one is he? Is he among the frightened masses fleeing away from the action, or is he the well-dressed gentleman to the right, holding himself with confidence and quiet contemplation in the face of cosmic horror, pen in hand, ready to document this ungodly event?
Bluefeather42's avatar
Welp,  we're doomed. 
theYTPmaster100's avatar
No we're not. Cthulhu's father is there, and he's gonna give him a stern talking to.

(I'm talking about Lovecraft, by the way)
Bimmers's avatar
IsTheArtist1298's avatar
Oh, I found Lovecraft in the picture! *-*
Well, some days ago I started to read some of Lovecraft's works, are amazing
Prince-Of-Sin's avatar
Call of Cthulhu anyone?
Artandcreation4you's avatar
Bow down before the Great Cthulhu!
Artandcreation4you's avatar
Strange he doesn't have hands, by the way. Oo
CaptainKurtz's avatar
Everyone is running in terror except for one old Italian guy.  

"Put on some pants, ya' freak!"
arvalis's avatar
Old Italian guy?  You mean HP Lovecraft?
CaptainKurtz's avatar
Ha, no.  I meant some stereotype from New York who is so jaded that this sort of event doesn't bother him.  He's not in the picture, he's a slightly balding, fat guy in a wife beater standing off to the side.

I think Lovecraft would have thrown himself into the ocean if he discovered one day that he was Italian, given his awful 1920's racism.  
NightWolfsRevenge's avatar
That is absolutely amazing
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G-horkman's avatar
the light house is in southwold not dunwich, but this is an accurate and cool picture of the town I used holiday in being attack by the dark lord XD
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bastett's avatar
Oh cool!  Very nice.
Bracey100's avatar
Very nice! I like your Cthulhu, the fact that he's mostly silhouette. Keeps him mysterious. Nice touch adding in HP as well.
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