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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
Jeff
BURNBLUE Plus
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.
Jim
AnnieK 17 96 Spain
3 Aug 2006 6:09PM
Excellent self portrait.
Keep up the good work!

Annie
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.
Tom.
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!
Fred
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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