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SUMMER FEATURES AND TODAY'S DD

Journal Entry: Mon May 13, 2013, 3:18 PM
Helloooooooo!!!

How are you guys??

First of all, I'm so glad I was featured by the lovely Pixel-Spotlight :iconpixel-spotlight:, this was a GREAT surprise to me! It gave my day the right touch :aww:

You know, sometimes it happens something like the today's DD and it always happens in such an unexpected way.... I'm speechless.
I think "wow, this is just my hobby, but they do really like what I'm doing!" and this is really amazing. Thank you so much!

As you all know my sitters are not models. This is because I like to photograph people I know very well, with whom is easy to break the ice (with friends you don't even have to).
Sometimes I get criticised because some people say that my sitters look a lot better in my pictures than in the reality... Once I got upset, and I mean VERY upset, for that criticism, now I simply answer "is that a BAD thing??" :aww:

We artist have to cope with criticism every day. The most disappointing aspect it's not the critique itself, but it may be very tough to understand which ones are the real ones and which come from just envious people. And you must believe me when I say that 90% of the bad criticism you get comes from this kind of critics. But it is properly that 10% that will make your picture a great picture, if you only have the "eye" to distinguish them from the others.

Frankly, you can't be an artist if you don't listen to the people who criticise your work. When I started to take portraits I got utterly frustrated when people criticised me, but these days I see that you don't become a better artist if you only listen to people who say "oh, wow, this look ammmmazing!!!". Sometimes they compliment you only because they don't want to "hurt" you. Well, let's say that you improve your skills only thank to those people who will tell you what they think. And YOU should do so as well! Don't hesitate to say "I don't like it" if you really don't, because you're not criticising the artist but their work. The artist can cope with the critique, but if they don't listen to it because they are afraid of them, their work will never reach the highest point.  

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Well, hope you'll agree with me, but this seems the right moment to do some features :D
These are the works which caught my eye in the last few months... Aren't they simply AMAZING?? I'd love to be the one who took them!

FAVE, FAVE and FAVE 'em all :aww:


untitled by oprisco:thumb370845230: Brooke V by Vinyl-Disco :thumb370537501: :thumb370387391:
Pressure by Rathur-net Freedom by sisselPhotography :thumb322427381: coffee and fritter 2 by ElaynaTeos :thumb367036746:
Solipsism by Julie-de-Waroquier Light and shadow by WWWest Katy Perry by ebenejdne Paradox III by Kyrelimit Urban jungle by Ana-Lesac

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Heated floor in the cool morning by slyadnev
Motherland Chronicles 7 - Self Portrait in Water by zemotion When we were young by bittersweetvenom Skyfall by artistneetu Self-Deception by xetobyte
Coral by Selenada don't let go by Wakeupnaked Motherland Chronicles 9 - Portrait of Anna by zemotion Week 27 - I Was A Heavy Heart To Carry by manuelestheim Ceramic Skin by alifann
Stillness 01 - Bic Ballpoint Pen Artwork by LopezLorenzana Untitled by caitlinbellah Kimlee by Laura-Ferreira The guard - Beijing by Marcusion *** by oprisco
:thumb355027149: Sands. by inbrainstorm Undercover II by iNeedChemicalX

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123** by MecuroBCotto
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:thumb321195495: :thumb355577410: Fight against elements by hitforsa Urban Deity I by brandfreakinnew Trajectory by KizukiTamura
Sadness by happiness by Jujupie Movement by alekcunder Wistful Sun by iNeedChemicalX

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Anna by aseptyczny
Ant by AlinaSoloviova
the sea is rising by inessa-emilia sea fan by motato Dancing on the skyline by jbfort :thumb326764253: last leaves of the fall by Writto
:thumb344411167: :thumb83217387: the crash by F4ust

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Time by MichaelMagin
erase me by micmojo
oil painting on canvas  by fabiano millani by fabianoMillani nantina bridal 2011 preview by photofenia Forest Journey by JoachimB Castle at night by JoachimB :thumb344473950:
They don't care about us XI by Moosiatko

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Going through some changes by vishstudio
Kuzelnica by fogke Tom @ Elite by jamillegraves :thumb337557293:
Bali by Hengki24 Autumn Beauty by MarisaMalice Flower Three by IMustBeDead Lovers by sulclip Haiku by BogdanBoev
Home by the sea. by Moosiatko

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Happy Birthday Luciano!! :party:
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You are most welcome!
I loveeee your work!
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Your work is wonderful. I only can aspire to your level of photography but that is my goal. You have an avid admirer of your work here.
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I'm sure you will! Thank you for the lovely comment :)
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beautiful works :)
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<3
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Hey thanks for the support Luciano :heart:

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