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Mirror Mirror on the Wall. Please, Please, make me Tall.
Mirror Mirror on the Wall. Please, Please, make me Tall.
sherpet


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Fairy Tales II (Advanced Editing V)
Collection: Challenge Outcasts
Camera: Canon EOS-350D Rebel XT
Lens: Canon EF 28-135mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM
Location: My home.
Date: Dec 2, 2007
Aperture: 7.1
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/125
Galleries: Emotive, Performance
Date Uploaded: Dec 2, 2007

When I was a little girl, my sweetest elderly neighbour, Mrs. Bar, had the most amazing collection of old style fairy tale books.

She would often let me look at the pictures, as I was to young to read. She often read me stories, if I wasn't well.

One of the stories I rememnered, but heve been able to find the book again. I think it was called 'Harlequin Magic'.

It was all about a tiny harlequin who wanted to be big like all the other Harlequins. It reminded me of myself when I was a child, as I often wished I was tall like my siblings.

I hope you like my Fantasia image of a Harlequin, in its own little world of fantasy, glitter, baubbles, magic, and dreams.

I have called this one, "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Please, please make me Tall".

Enjoy.....

Statistics
Place: 57 out of 82
Avg (all users): 5.1337
Avg (commenters): 5.1429
Avg (participants): 5.0541
Avg (non-participants): 5.1533
Views since voting: 1142
Views during voting: 405
Votes: 187
Comments: 14
Favorites: 0


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12/23/2007 12:18:24 AM
Shez, I'm not sure the connection to fairy tales came through without your comments, so thanks for explaining it! It's a very well-done shot of a toy, though. I could imagine it on the program for a puppet show, for example.
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12/11/2007 01:27:56 PM
love the colours here Shez!
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12/10/2007 11:10:43 PM
Beautiful creation, Shez. I love the colors and variety of objects and shapes. Very nice Christmas image.
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12/10/2007 10:48:08 PM
I loved the reflections in this. It's such a festive shot! What a great way to invoke a fond memory.
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12/10/2007 08:48:19 AM
Hey SHez!! GREAT image! I didnt vote in this one, am surprized you didnt hit higher score!
How's it there "down under"??
~Anni
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12/10/2007 08:30:54 AM
Fantastic idea and wonderfully done--I move you up to top 10 !!!
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12/10/2007 05:30:36 AM
hey shez .. i'm sorry this didnt do better for you .. there were some amazing entries in this challenge .. well i looked at the first six or seven !! .. i personally reckon this is a brilliant image .. the colours are amazing .. its a definite wow from me .. :) .. i'm not going to look at the photographs that beat you or i might get angry at the silly voters .. !! ..
10 minutes later ... well i couldnt help myself .. i had a look ... up to 50th place .. the voters seem to have got it wrong again .. !! ... :)
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/07/2007 03:47:26 PM
I like the colors.
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12/07/2007 09:43:08 AM
cute title, gave me a laugh.
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12/07/2007 12:22:54 AM
very cool idea and great colours
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12/06/2007 10:14:19 PM
I love all the colors and items of interest in the shot. I will also say that the same things that are fun and excellent also detract from the major focus. A nice shot that can seem a bit cluttered. Still nice job!
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12/03/2007 03:30:28 PM
this photo seems a little too busy for me, I think there is too many things too look at, its hard to notice the reflection.
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12/03/2007 12:30:45 AM
cute little doll thing!
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12/03/2007 12:02:07 AM
awesome colors, focus seems a tad off
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