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Cup of Sugar
03/27/2013 05:01:04 PM
Cup of Sugar
by njsabs

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I wish that I had taken this shot! Just gorgeous!
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Oliver
10/07/2011 10:59:15 PM
Oliver3rd Place
by IlAshes

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He is not terrified at all.. in fact he is just the opposite and is very calm. He just has really huge, and beautiful, eyes!
Oliver
10/06/2011 11:08:24 AM
Oliver3rd Place
by IlAshes

Comment:
I am not sure how to make edits in the comments section, or if it is even possible, so I just wanted to post here to say thank you to everyone who voted! This surely made my day and week!

I just wanted to address some of the comments.

Firstly, everything in the image is in there for a reason. What better way to make a self portrait than one that includes a piece of your own framed work? It balances out the composition and leads your eye around the photograph.

Secondly, the pose was not uncomfortable at all and after doing maybe 200 shots of this, I wasn't aching! There are arms on the chair so that is what I am leaning on, making the pose quite comfy! The way I am positioned and how the dress falls alludes to a floating effect, which I like.

Thirdly, I could never make this particular photo black and white because the tones are what gives this photo the extra hint of femininity and elegance. I shoot mostly black and white film (as you can see in the framed shot above me), but this was done on purpose. There is reason to everything in a photograph!

Finally, I would like to talk about my little baby, Oliver. I actually run a rabbit rescue so he is one of the surrenders that was about to be given up to feed a snake. He is the sweetest most cuddly rabbit I have ever encountered, but it took him a while to get there and gain trust in humans again. Now, we do this trick where I pick him up over me and ask for a kiss and he puts his paws on my lips as to say, "No!". Its adorable and he was doing that a lot in this shoot, which is why his paws are reached towards my lips. This is a position he is very comfortable with so he wasn't freaking out. He just so happens to be a bunny with the biggest most adorable eyes I have even seen! Of course he got a papaya treat afterward and then wanted to do it again, so we cuddled some more. Bunnies aren't usually apt to behind held and cuddled with so he is a rare exception and the reason why I asked for his help as a model as opposed to the other three adorable and sweet bunnies of mine or any other in the rescue.

If anyone has any questions about pet rabbits and care for them, I would be more than happy to send you some info! Remember to think adoption first and no matter how small the pet, they still all deserve love, attention, and respect! Thanks again everyone!
Exploring
03/05/2008 03:27:39 PM
Exploring
by cpanaioti

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Very interesting. I love how even though the fork is no longer in perfect form, it still looks delicate yet mechanical.
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Twisted
03/05/2008 03:25:40 PM
Twisted
by veganmegan23

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Did you make this yourself? Very cool idea. I just wish it was a tad bit sharper.
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The Cup's View
03/05/2008 03:24:56 PM
The Cup's View
by surfin71st

Comment:
Love the idea! Cool point of view... sort of like a lineup at a police station with the detective looking over. Love it!
Family Portrait
03/05/2008 03:23:16 PM
Family Portrait
by artvet

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In my opinion, best of all. I love everything about it: the asymmetry, the color, the texture. Pulling off personification to inanimate objects is tough but you nailed it!
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what`s that??!!
03/05/2008 03:04:29 PM
what`s that??!!
by budzux

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wish it was bigger. cool though.
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Walk on the Wild Side
12/09/2007 10:30:41 AM
Walk on the Wild Side
by AlexSaberi

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Extremely dramatic. Wonderful!
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Being Enzo Maisano...
12/09/2007 10:30:31 AM
Being Enzo Maisano...
by hotpasta

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This is fun! Well thought out and original. Love it!
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