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It's Silent, It's Deadly

By ChristineXuan  
It's silent its deadly
its so strong its so wrong
its shiny its grimy
its so cold its so low...
lyrics The Chalets-Feel The Machine

Selfportrait using natural lighting from my window =] Converted to black & white in Photoshop, brightned, eyes and BG burned and dodged too.
Inspired by larafairie, also known as LaraJade here on ePHOTOzine =]

Model and Photographer is me; aka Liliova

Tags: Black and white Bw portrait Portraits and people

Voters: martin-g, Mikearty, jeff50 and 29 more

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Mikearty 16 9
30 Jul 2006 6:54PM
Beautiful work! cheers mike.
jeff50 16 162
30 Jul 2006 6:57PM
Hi Christine, I've just been checking out your work on deviantart, and you've got a superb portfolio
well done
16 13 1 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2006 7:00PM
Brooding and dreamlike, its lovely!
joseph 16 England
30 Jul 2006 7:09PM
A stunning and moody portrait. Nice work.
LauraVest 16 33 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2006 7:11PM
Beautiful self portrait. Love the lighting.
BenF 17 14 United States
30 Jul 2006 7:20PM
Striking and beautiful. Excellent modeling and photography.
silverwolf 20 7 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2006 7:38PM
Beautiful moody portrait, great lighting.
GregorP 17 4 Slovenia
30 Jul 2006 9:09PM
Just beautiful portrait!!!
The_Collector 16 4 1 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2006 9:48AM
Great 60's portrait shot.
plugin 17 1 Canada
31 Jul 2006 5:27PM
Good shot! LaraJade can be found here LaraJade.
AnnieK 17 96 Spain
3 Aug 2006 6:09PM
Excellent self portrait.
Keep up the good work!

TopsyTopping 16 51 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2006 10:56PM
Welcome to E2 Christine!

Lovely portrait! Nice Work!

Topsy Smile
Buffalo_Tom Plus
16 2.3k 29 Wales
4 Aug 2006 8:52PM
Simply mesmerising.
Fantastic portrait.
Ferdie 16 7
4 Aug 2006 9:04PM
Great use of light and shadows. That look really drills deep in the back of my head.
Welcome to EPZ and congrats on your first RC!
pearly 16 23
9 Aug 2006 5:24PM
great portrait, v strong sticks out from the others
15 Aug 2006 6:41AM
Film Noir Tragedy

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