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the birth of an idea
within an idea

Tutorials and Resources
- Take self-portraits: [link]
- Bounce lighting: [link]
- Parisian Rain action: [link]

Materials and Methods
Nikon D80 + Nikkor 50mm F1.8. SB-600 bounced off the ceiling for lighting. Chalkboard wall decal with chalk drawing in the background. Curves for contrast + Parisian Rain Simplified action for color.

Additional Comments
Sometimes the best ideas come out of absentmindedness and boredom because that's when an idea has the necessary room to blossom and grow.

This photo is protected under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 License. Licenses for commercial and derivative use of this photo are available for purchase. Please contact me if interested. Under the Creative Commons license, this photo may be displayed on other websites as long as:
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Image size
550x760px 279.71 KB
Shutter Speed
1/60 second
Focal Length
50 mm
ISO Speed
Date Taken
Nov 29, 2011, 2:29:27 PM
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
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Monseo General Artist

very nice

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Demiurge of Drawings is an amazing app if you want to draw something but don't know what.…
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OreemorHobbyist Photographer
Love the idea! Well done!
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ValeBathoryHobbyist Photographer
It's great!!!!!
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whitegrapeHobbyist Digital Artist
I want to draw this photo. Can I? :squee:
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Amazing work. I love how thoughtful you look (:
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melonbear98Student General Artist
I love your photo! I was wondering if I could pretty please use it on a cover for a story an writerscafe (its just a small cover)
Here's the story: [link]
Make sure your read the writers comment that I wrote please.
You will get full credit and a link to your page.
Thank you~
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Hello, you have been re-featured in my Weekly Feature Article.
For more details about how this feature works feel free to check the "About Features" section in my journal.
Here is the complete Feature and News Article List, you might find other works of yours in there.
Have a nice day :huggle:
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volare-nuovoStudent Writer
I just love this. Love imagining what's going through that messy-bun head :)
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You come up with the greatest ideas and concepts. Great work again. Thanks for also sharing how you took the photo.
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DeBurgHobbyist Photographer
Nice Conceptual.

Could you do one with a tilted head as well?
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GeorgeGoodnightHobbyist General Artist
Fantastic concept.
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artificialXkisses Traditional Artist
so cute and clever!
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Hey I´ve featured you here [link]
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AlexNagiPhotographyHobbyist Photographer
great idea and concept
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good idea..
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fantasyhibikiStudent Photographer
youve been featured here! [link]
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Hehehe :D There's definitely a playful, absent-minded vibe to this. Lovely. :)
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KlaReazStudent Digital Artist
soo cutee xD ! liked it
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inspiring :love:
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I love how this picture looks! You definately look the part of someone racking their brains for ideas. Awesome job~
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LILY-mHobbyist Photographer
Good idea!
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