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-Four-
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Published: February 19, 2011
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4:
- The four elements of alchemy are earth, water, air and fire.
- In Buddhism there are Four Foundations of Mindfulness – contemplation of the body, contemplation of feelings, contemplation of mind, contemplation of mental objects.
- In Judeo-Christian symbolism the Tetragrammaton is the four-letter name of God.
- In Islam the Four Arch Angels are: Jibraeel (Gabriel), Mikaeel (Michael), Izraeel (Azrael), and Israfil (Raphael)
- The Chinese, Vietnamese, the Korean and the Japanese are superstitious about the number four because it is a homonym for "Death" in their languages
- There are four basic states of matter: solid, liquid, gas, and plasma.
- The four color process (CMYK) is used for printing.
- In Astrology, Cancer is the 4th astrological sign of the Zodiac.
- In Tetris, a game named for the Greek word for 4, every shape in the game is formed of 4 blocks each.
- 4 is one of The Numbers – 4, 8, 15, 16, 23, and 42 – featured in Lost.

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Texture fun.

Program: Ultra Fractal 5.04
Image size
1000x1000px 1.02 MB
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Quite lovely. Has the feel of an oil painting.
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Thank You! It was a challenge for me I am glad You appreciate it :)
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feldrandHobbyist Photographer
i was looking in my gallery for a certain picture, didn't find it, but stumbled over this one... and had to think of your "four", haha...
easy, i hope you like it...
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Pretty!
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feldrandHobbyist Photographer
thank you... :D
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feldrandHobbyist Photographer
very nice work... :D
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Thank You :aww:
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feldrandHobbyist Photographer
:sun:
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milleniumsentryProfessional Digital Artist
Four! is what you yell so you don't kill 'em with a golf ball! :lol:
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FarDareisMaiHobbyist Artist
My favorite thing about this is how it does not have exact rotational symmetry. Each "window" is it's own view. Altered permutations are much more interesting than exact copies.
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
I am glad You appreciate this! :hug:
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Great color scheme.
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Cosmic-CuttlefishHobbyist Digital Artist
I like this fractal; it has a very original feel to it. I especially like the textures and the concept behind it. :)
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Thanks a LOT! I really enjoyed this work and texturizing it ;)
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IDeviantHobbyist Digital Artist
Loving those oxidised copper colours! Not forgetting four seasons ;)
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Yeah :stupidme: I forget 4 seasons!

Thanks Ian!
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teddybearchollaHobbyist General Artist
Stunning!!! And I love the stuff about the number 4, very interesting!! :hug:
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
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Glad somebody read it!
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teddybearchollaHobbyist General Artist
I love to read the artists comments, it is also a way to *see* inside them. :hug:
LaPurr's avatar
Wonderful textures and light. I agree that it's like patina-ed copper. Nice work! :D
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
:boogie:
So I managed present what i wanted! Thanks Kat!
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It's like staring into a sheet of copper. 0.0 so pretty!
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silwenkaHobbyist General Artist
Yes, yes :D Copper :D
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PhotElleHobbyist Photographer
Very interesting.. but i like it =D
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