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mirror, mirror on the wall...

By Caitlin98  
My profile picture! Please comment, constructive criticism wanted. thanks to all voters and commenter's. Smile

Tags: Mirror Camera Fashion Girl Self portraits Portraits and people Humour and fun

Voters: KarenFB, trevmsklly, woolybill1 and 9 more

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KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
29 Dec 2010 8:35AM
I am not sure if this is the effect you were after or not, but (in my honest opinion) I feel this is a little too blurry. As I've said, it may be the effect you were after, if that's the case then that's fine! Smile

I really like the concept and composition. I also like the format you've chosen to display it in. Smile

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29 Dec 2010 9:26AM
I like it very good
woolybill1 Plus
11 23 72 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2010 10:19AM
The format, composition and stark almost-black-&-white make this photograph stand out from the page. As Karen has said, it is undeniably blurred, so much so that a clear double image is visible in places. I'm assuming that the effect was intentional; it won't be universally popular, though it appeals to me very much.

Unlike so many photographs it makes the viewer think, a big plus in my books. It reminds me of an artistic fashion from the pre-digital era of taking a Polaroid picture (instant print) and modifying the print surface with a comb or other sharp object before it dried.

I love the surreal in any form; your photo is strongly surreal!

munk 13 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2010 11:12AM
Excellent movement and a great portrait well don cracklin.

Mr chips
Caitlin98 7 9 England
29 Dec 2010 1:35PM
Thanks for the encouragement, to everyone who comments! Grin the affect was intentional Smile i stood in front of my mirror- slow shutter speed, then jogged the camera as it took the photo. Grin i am quite pleased with this image Grin thanks all.
Caitlin98 7 9 England
29 Dec 2010 2:51PM
Haha, I've seen that movie! thanks Grin
dusfim 7 Malta
29 Dec 2010 4:21PM
Welcome to Epz. You have started quite good, keep up your good work.
Wish you all the best for2011 and lots of uploads. dusfim
Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2010 4:57PM
Great self portrait !....because it's creative & different, shows that you're thinking beyond the norm., well done for that ! Welcome aboard EPZ, it's a great place for ideas, & learning..........
jamestheboy 8 447 5 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2010 7:36PM
This is a good bit of work . Welcome to EPZ from all the junior

Smile james Smile
munk 13 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2010 12:37PM
Love the sepia and slow shutter speed effect Smile
Beautiful photograph Smile
I wrote the above comment accidently on my dads profile, I thought I was on my profily oppps, silly me.

Anyway this is my favourite Smile It's a beautiful self-portrait, very artistic you must take after me haha Wink

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