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Ever post a news article and thought it was perfect and then read over it and
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I, PurpelBlur, am offering to help edit any article.
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CEA Update 20090120: Moderation System Changes
Those who have been with us throughout 2008 and longer and who regularly follow the news and site changes should remember that during the early months of 2008 the system which the community uses to report cases of theft, unacceptable content and other issues involving deviations underwent a complete overhaul and rebuild in order better serve the needs of both the community and the staff.
We like to believe that our reporting system here at deviantART represents one of the best and easiest to use systems available to an artistic community and we are proud to see that the deviantART community demonstrates such awareness for artists rights that it is used with great frequency to report cases of copyright infringement, unauthorized use and just plain old blatant theft.
It’s no secret that because our community strives so diligently in this area that the reports often become backlogged which forces the staff to attempt to handle them in an order or priority rather than a first-reported
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The Cutting Edge 03/09 [MC]
The Cutting Edge is a weekly article that features selected high quality art products that caught our eyes when they passed through our print review queue.
Check out the cutting edge works your fellow print artists have submitted in the past week!

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On the Couch with Ryan Ford!
The Designs & Interfaces Gallery Moderator has the honor to present you the "On the Couch with…" Project.
The mainly propose of this project is to interview some successful designers of the Community. This project will try to know better their lives, their tastes, their working process, their influences, everything relative about Design and how this area influenced their own lives.
To move on with this Project I will need some help from you, suggesting Designers worthy to be interviewed. So, for now is everything and I hope you support this project and enjoy the interviews.
"On the Couch with...", have the honor to present the first interview with one of the most successful Designers of our Community, Ryan Ford aka TheRyanFord. Let's get start the party.
First of all Ryan, thanks a lot by giving us this opportunity. We know you have a busy life, so, I will be brief, I promise… For the first q
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deviantARTtimes Jan. 18th, 2009
Community News
1. Community Operations
:bulletblue: Community Operations Newsletter - December 2008
1.1 CEA
For all CEA-related news, check out realitysquared, y2jenn, damphyr and/or richardbrady.
1.2 Help & FAQ
:bulletblue: Read the Weekly Helpdesk Updates - January 16th, 2008.
:bulletblue: Hey Hexe! Installment #8 focuses on official deviantART Beta Testers.
:bulletblue: Weekly Tip: Did you ever wonder if there is a limit on the amount of folders you can create in your gallery? Well there is! For more information, please click here.
:bulletblue: Random FAQ: :faq160:
1.3 dAmn
:bulletblue: Putting the ART in #devART Vol.1
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The deviantARTtimes Comic Artist Contest
Who We Are:
The deviantARTtimes is a project that was started by insaneone in November 2008. The idea behind it is to educate and inform deviants of the most important things going on around deviantART, ranging from awesome contests to interesting news articles (find our latest issue here: deviantARTtimes Jan. 11th, 2009).
As the username suggests, we are trying to present all the information in a newspaper-like fashion. As such, we feel it is important to end each issue with a comic strip. And this is where you come in.
About The Contest:
We at the deviantARTtimes are looking for a full time comic artist to write a comic once a week.
We want the comic either to be
(A) a series i.e. Garfield, Beetle Bailey, The Peanuts (of course it has to be a series of your own!) or
(B) comic strips based on dA (which we would prefer).
Of course there are prizes to be won!!
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Behind The Symbol with mindfuckx
Taking a more personal look at the people behind the deviantART admin symbols.
janvanlysebettens :bulletblue: :iconmindfuckx:
How did you first discover deviantART?
:bulletblue: I stumbled upon deviantART in 2002 while I was looking for wallpapers. I kept coming back because the great quality you could find here, but since I wasn't into digital art or photography myself I never realized you could actually join and submit your own art.
In September 2003 I started studying Multi-media and Communication Technology. I was introduced to photoshop, and met a lot of like-minded people who also knew about deviantART and just opened an account over there. ( mainly: krush, mofo84 and prOzAc83)
So only then I realized the potential and created an acount.
What was it about dA that made you want to stay?
:bulletblue: That's really hard to say since it's not just one thing.
It's not just the community, or the exposure or the art since th
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Epic Logo Challenge: The Results
After many weeks of digging through all of the excellent entries and debating the merits of nearly every single one, I'm happy to announce that the Epic Logo Challenge finally has results.

It was a very difficult decision to come to, but at the end of our deliberation process we concluded that we will not be using any of the entries, and we will also not be using what we referred to as the "new" logo concept that had been slowly spreading throughout the site. The reasoning behind this decision is rather complicated, and is frankly rather upsetting to me personally.

In the interest of transparency, I'll be as honest as possible about what we
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So i herd u liek interviews?? - Cookiemagik
Welcome to January's edition of So i herd u liek interviews??. This is the first volume in a series of interviews aimed at finding out about emoticonists from the deviantART community.
This series links with the weekly volumes of 'so i herd u liek emotes??' which have now been running since October.
:bulletgreen:The emoticonist
This month's featured emoticonist is none other than CookiemagiK. Cookiemagik, is one of deviantART's most well known emoticonists creating some fabulous pieces of work such as Guitar emote hero and Super mario emote bros. I was fortunate enough to arrange this interview, so we could find out a little bit more about him.
:bulletblue:The interview:bulletblue:
How and when did you get into making emoticons?
I started making emotes a bi
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Happy Birthday to--Wait, I'm being SUED??
As reported by our very own film monkey ElectrikPinkPirate
:film: That's right boys and girls. "Happy Birthday" is a copyrighted song. AOL/Time-Warner owns it, bringing in about $2million in royalty payments every year, and they will continue to use and make some serious cash off this until the year 2030. Why do you think that annoying restaurant-esque 'happy-happy-birthday!' yada is more prevalent in films (and in actual restaurants) than the traditional melody we all sing at parties? Unless you have $10,000USD to fork over, you will not be using this song anytime soon.
:cake: "Happy Birthday" is something not many people are aware of being under copyright, but ignorance is not an excuse. I've been seeing a lot of music-related mistakes in the film submissions lately- copyrighted music as the 'scores' or 'soundtracks' for films people are submitting.
Look guys, something that you downloaded for free (o
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The Cutting Edge 02/09 [MC]
The Cutting Edge is a weekly article that features selected high quality art products that caught our eyes when they passed through our print review queue.
Check out the cutting edge works your fellow print artists have submitted in the past week!

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Putting the ART in #devART Vol. 1
For those of you who don't know :#devart: is deviantART's official dAmn Chatroom. It is home to some of dA's biggest chaterboxes, idlers and outright loonies. But what :#devart: isn't really known for is for the art behind the dAmn junkies who spend their time there chatting away.
So this monthly news article is going to serve as means of highlighting the amazing talent shown by the :#devart: regulars.
This is only a small portion of the talent that can be found in :#devart: and I look forward to featuring many more regulars in the future, and if you aren't a regular stop by, have a chat and who knows you just may end up in next months issue.

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:thumb106251186::thumb108270107:Here I Am by daisyflower2003over my shoulder by codeboy
:rickrolled: by Norke:tardswill: by CaudateAnuraDelivering the mail by catluvr2:shakellama: by courtney176
Later for now. Chat with you i
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Behind The Symbol with FallenRox
Taking a more personal look at the people behind the deviantART admin symbols.
KariAnnLax :bulletpurple: :iconfallenrox: :bulletblack:
How did you first discover deviantART?
:bulletpurple: I met a  friend, Shimi aka Swicca on another site where he uploaded some of his art, and we started talking about his artwork and dA  came up in the conversation. He said something about the site being a much better place for art ;)  and… the rest, they say, is history.  Well… except for my dragging tigersheart and a few others here with me.
What was it about dA that made you want to stay?
:bulletblack: The artists.  My past job history included a lot of makeup artistry and I was no longer in that industry and was searching for a creative outlet.  tigersheart hooked me up with this thing called Paint Shop Pro… and I figured out that I could "paint" faces sti
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deviantARTtimes Jan. 11th, 2009
Community News
1. Community Operations
:bulletblue: Community Operations Newsletter - December 2008
:bulletblue: Deviousness Award - January 2009
1.1 CEA
:bulletblue: If you are a Photographer or Model you should read the new journal by realitysquared found here.
For all CEA-related news, check out realitysquared, y2jenn, damphyr and/or richardbrady.
1.2 Help & FAQ
:bulletblue: Read the Weekly Helpdesk Updates - December 23rd, 2008.
:bulletblue: Weekly Tip: Did you ever wonder if there is a character limit for Poetry and Prose Submissions? Well there is! For more information, please click here.
:bulletblue: Random FAQ
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Lit Resources Weekly News #1
Lit-Resources is a home for all things literature!
Our team is dedicated to give the newest information regarding writing, skills, contests, workshops, events and every other lit-related subject, in order to enrich the literature community, and help you, the artist, to take your art one step forward.
So let's take a peek into what's been going on at the Lit-Resources home page in the last week.
Oh, and just wait for the next BIG THING coming next week!
PoetryOD: you didn't mention a big thing to me...
leoraigarath: I didn't know about it...
AGMeade: you're interupting the show! Just wait and see!!!
:bulletblack: Face to Face
This week we initiated the interviews section (run by the ever fabulous GaioumonBatou) on Lit-Resources, by sending scaramoushe on a short conversation with December Form Challenge's originator kiwi-damnation. You can find the interview
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I've been saving this deviation in my Message Center, because I really wanted to leave a comment on it that said something other than "...

Wow!! :wow: This is so much fun!! 8D And eerie! I thought your Artist Comments were supposed to be a metaphor for the piece as a whole, but...


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Travel the World!

Journal Entry: Sun Mar 6, 2011, 10:26 PM
  • Listening to: &quot;LOTUS&quot; by Arashi
  • Reading: Deciphering Kanji. Correcting Engrish.
  • Watching: My Arashi Drama Marathon has been paused 'til May
  • Eating: Rice and more Rice
  • Drinking: Miso Soup!

Checking In!

It's almost scary that I've grown accustomed to this 'lack of internet' thing...  I miss this community and feel bad that I only manage to check in every blue moon or so.  However, I guess I've traded my dA hours for layovers?  It's no substitute for this community, but I suppose it consoles my deviantHEART ever so slightly.  :heart: ;p

Come Fly With Me!

One of the best lessons I've learned by living overseas is how to travel -- and how easy it is to do!  

Over the past year, my dA Stamps have been trumped by my Passport ones.  I can't stress enough how much I hope the rest of you travel as well.  It's not a difficult thing to do and it's so much fun.  :love:  Traveling is a lot CHEAPER than I imagined too -- but that might be because I'm already based in such a convenient place, and traveling to cheap places.  Getting here is expensive, but once you get past that part, the rest is a breeze!  Japan is like the gateway to Asia.  If you are ever planning a trip to the Asian region, lemme know!  I may just hop on a plane and meet you there!  :star:

Below I've included ticket prices so you can get a feel for how much it costs to travel in this region.  All prices below are depicted in U.S. Dollars (USD) because Yen (JPY) doesn't make sense to anyone outside of Japan.  xD  All of the ticket prices are roundtrip, too.

Hotel costs listed are per person per night.  Oh!  And for the record, almost all of the places I stay are booked through because they're awesome.  They have places other than hostels listed -- cheap hotels, bed & breakfasts, inns, guesthouses, etc. -- and that site gives me a good idea as to where to stay, what I should be paying, travel tips, and places to avoid.  I love it!


Tickets to Japan from North America:
About $700~$800 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate:  1 usd to 83 yen
Hotel Costs:  $65 a night (USD)

Living in Japan has taught me many things --- how to eat first and ask later, how to convey any message through charades, how to nod and smile and laugh whenever everyone else is laughing to create the illusion that you're following the conversation.  

Strangely enough, traveling within Japan is often more expensive than traveling overseas.  In the year and some odd months that I've been here, I've done more and seen more than some Japanese people have done in their entire lives -- not only in this region, but throughout this country.  I guess they stay home because they figure they could go out and do all of the stuff I've done at any time, any year.  The problem is that if you accept that way of thinking, you'll still be saying the same thing 80 years down the road and nothing to show for it.

I look back on the time I spent back in my hometown --- and all of the time I spent lallygagging around the house --- and can't believe I wasn't exploring my own country more!   I have been to more places in Japan than I've been to places back home and it amazes me.   

It took living in another country to make me want to visit my own.

South Korea

Tickets to South Korea from Japan:
About $250 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate:  1 usd to 1120 won
Hotel Costs:  $16 a night (USD)

Busan, South Korea is only a 20-minute plane ride from Fukuoka, Japan (or a 3-hour boat ride).  The city is so full of sights and sounds -- some of which caught me off-guard when I first laid eyes on them (i.e. Little Granny in the Fish Market with an octopus a third her size climbing up her arm as she tried to shove it, still alive and wriggling, into a plastic bag for a customer.).  

The food in Korea a spicy kind of wonderful.  I've yet to explore Seoul on anything other than a middle-of-the-night layover, but I hear it's a great place, too.


Tickets to Beijing, China from Japan:
About $330 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate:  1 usd to 7 renmenbi/yuan
Hotel Costs:  $14 a night (USD)

Beijing was everything I expected China to be -- and NOTHING like I expected China to be.  It's hard to explain.  The pollution in the air is much thicker than I imagined and the streets are dirtier than I thought they'd be --- but I had no idea the Forbidden City was so big!  And I didn't know the climb UP to the Great Wall was so incredibly STEEP!  And I didn't even know the gorgeous Summer Palace on the mountain even existed!

Plus, once you're in the country, EVERYTHING is cheap!  Our hotel was maybe $15 a night?  Meals were about $2 each?


Tickets to Vietnam from Japan:
About $350 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate: 1 usd to 20,000 dong
Hotel Costs:  $11 a night (USD)

Vietnam was a last-minute destination change after that little fizzle between North and South Korean on the island off of Seoul.  We figured Vietnam wasn't really tied to either of those countries (or the big powers that back them) so it was a safe enough place to book tickets to without worrying about having to cancel the trip.

The country is beautiful.  When you get a chance, run a Google Image search for "Ha Long Bay."  The food here is also divine -- from super sweet rice cakes in a coconut cinnamon and peanut soup; to insanely spicy noodles topped with cilantro lemongrass and strange chewing things resembling ...meat?; to odd flavors and textures that aren't comparable to anything else I've ever tried (...a white, sugarless, flavorless pear thing that makes you thirsty, dipped in a spice resembling a tame salty chili powder...?).  ...No idea what that was.  xD

The exchange rate is definitely in your favor here.  Everything was cheap -- even when people were ripping you off.  I preferred the northern part of the country, but both areas were cool.  Crossing the streets was like taking your life into your hands.  Imagine a Real Life Frogger game, up against hordes of motorbikes.


Tickets to Cambodia from Japan:
About $350 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate:  1 usd to 4000 riel
Hotel Costs:  $12 a night (USD)

The Angkor Wat ruins in Siem Reap are even cooler in real life than they are in video games.  Safer, too!  :XD:  I really liked riding around in "Tuk-Tuks" -- which are basically buggies hooked to the back of motorbikes.  We met some wonderful people in this country and despite the tourist trap areas, I thought it was a beautiful country.  Parts of it really reminded me of Hawaii.  Not the flower-lei-and-tiki-torch Hawaii, but the local and laid back Hawaii.  The greenery was similar, and the Khmer people resemble people in Hawaii quite a bit, too.

The food is a bit spicy and they're fond of a strange tangy flavor that they pour on everything.  They eat a lot of beef here, too.  One thing that surprised me was that they use US Dollars alongside their own local currency.  (I wonder why that is...?)  This means everything in Cambodia is a bit more expensive compared to its neighbors (like Vietnam).

Hong Kong

Tickets to Hong Kong from Japan:
About $250 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate: 1 usd to 8 hong kong dollars
Hotel Costs:  None, lol.

I'm not sure if I can count this one...  For one, it's kind of part of China.  For another, I only  spent 11 hours here in the middle of the night during a long layover. :slow:   I left the airport and wandered around the city, meeting cool people, wandering to old temples, and having a great time -- but I've never seen this place in the daylight.  f(^~^;)

I can attest to one thing,  though:  This city was built on a HILL.  A big hill.  A STEEP hill.  Think... steeper than the trudge up to Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto, Japan.  Or picture Seattle, Washington or San Francisco, California in the United States.  Lugging a suitcase up and down those streets for eleven hours was quite a workout!  From what I saw of it at 3am, the city looks really fun.  Full of art galleries, restaurants, shops, street food stalls, and then some.  I'll have to take a proper trip there one of these days.


Tickets to France from Japan:
About $500 (USD) Roundtrip
Exchange Rate: 1 usd to 0.7 euros
(Do they still use Francs there?)
Hotel Costs:  $60 a night (USD)

The next place on my list is Paris, France!  I've decided to wander beyond the Asian region and head to Europe.  I've never been to Europe before! :excited: :heart:  

I'm heading there in about... 2 weeks actually!  Tickets have been bought, hotel has been booked.  Should be fantastic!  Paris is like the Great Wall --- it doesn't really exist in my head.  I can't wait to see it in person!  And I'm definitely going to try to go to Mont Saint Michel.  :heart:  It's just too pretty in the pictures to pass up!

Tray Tables Up!

Traveling is so easy.  And the booking process is so ...painless!  I realize now that the only thing that ever held me back from traveling was myself.  Money, okay yes, I suppose -- but mostly myself.  Have you ever stopped to consider how much you spend on coffees every morning?  Avoid Starbucks/Fast Food/Cigarettes for two months and you'll have saved up enough for a ticket to a nearby country!  

Before I'd caught the travel bug, the idea of traveling to different places throughout the world seemed too... surreal.  Even though I'm living overseas, the idea of just hopping on a plane and traveling somewhere on vacation didn't really seem plausible to me.  But once I'd done it -- once I bought a ticket and booked a room -- I realized how simple it was!  And how inexpensive it can be!  Now that I know what I'm doing, the process is even quicker.  Booking tickets to Paris literally took me six minutes over the phone.  I even took a picture of my phone's call log for memory's sake.

My next goal is to travel somewhere on my own to a country that doesn't speak English as its primary language (or at all).  I'm not sure if I'm brave enough to do this yet, and that's exactly why I want to do it.

The Moral of the Story:  Go out there in the world!  It's not as hard as you'd think.

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with help from
quentinwrites [here], electricnet [here] and sine-out [here].
Avatar artwork by googprod.
Lyrics from Utada Hikaru's "Passion".


Artist | Varied
Hello, deviantWORLD! :wave::earth:

I originally found deviantART in 2002 through IshiIkari (who had a different username at the time), but joined in 2006 in order to wish Aoringo a Happy Birthday.

But finding deviantART and finding the deviantART Community are two completely different things. :heart:

I stumbled upon the dA Community on deviantART's first "Deviant Appreciation Day" when I accidentally clicked a link that sent me to the #devART channel. I was instantly impressed by the kindness and generosity of my fellow deviantARTISTS, and became addicted to their crazy antics and laugh-out-loud banter.

The rest, as they say, is history. :dalove:


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gxfan537 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2018
Happy Birthday! *hugs you* :)
gxfan537 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2016
Happy Birthday! *hugs you*…
shadowed-light-waves Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2016   General Artist
Aww, thank you!  :w00t:

gxfan537 Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2016
You're welcome 
JenFruzz Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
shadowed-light-waves Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2016   General Artist
I'm back!  xD  Kinda?
But it's like 9pm Japan time.
So it's probably, like, 5 or 6am your time?

No self-respecting deviantARTist is awake at 5 or 6am by choice, unless they've stayed up all night the night before.  :slow:

scarletwave Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
It's YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

shadowed-light-waves Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2016   General Artist
And it's YOUUUUU!!!  

scarletwave Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2016  Hobbyist Artist

go us

shadowed-light-waves Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2016   General Artist
WE DO!!  :excited::#1:

March 12th, right??  8D
I actually have you in my PHONE'S calendar.
Few people in this world have made it to the level of awesomeness that is **My Phone's** Calendar.

Once you're in there, you're there for life.
That stuff stays in there forever.  xD

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Anfalas Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
It was wonderful to speak to you again, but it'd better not be another five years before our next chat! ♥

Keep well, miss. ♥
shadowed-light-waves Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2015   General Artist
Same to you!  :wave: :heart:
Take care out there!  :dance:
And let me know if you're ever in Tokyo!  :w00t::star:

Anfalas Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha, okay! :giggle:
gxfan537 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2015
Happy Birthday! *hugs you*…
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