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Do Not Be Afraid

By K_T  
This image tells the story of Moses parting the Red Sea when he says 'Do Not Be Afraid'.

There is much to be afraid of in life, but we have to keep going. No matter what we face and what stands in our way, there is always hope.

Sometimes I wonder if my photography makes or breaks me, maybe one day I shall reach a conclusion, but for now I keep doing what I do and you should too =)

The image: The scene is built from seascapes, two beaches in a V shape merged, the sea is then bent up and round then mirrored. Waves are added to the top and bottom of the curve to hide the seams and the water run off is from a fountain at the Trafford Centre. Moses himself was a character dressed up at Whitby Goth weekend, I had about 2 minutes to take some images of him in the church graveyard. It was very windy that day, so I asked him to brave the storm and stand into the wind for me and worked it to my advantage.

Tags: General Digitally manipulated Digital art Portraits and people Humour and fun

Voters: DeSilver, IgorKo, Pete and 38 more

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Richsr 10 91 223 England
23 May 2013 10:44AM
Inspiring stuff KT
Regards Richard

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Irishkate Plus
7 41 113 United Kingdom
23 May 2013 10:55AM
Fantastic work and the parting of the waves is excellent.
Your Moses figure is wonderful - good thinking when you got him to pose.
Great to learn how you achieved this image and inspiration for everybody.
conrad 13 10.9k 116
23 May 2013 11:14AM
Excellent job, works very well.
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
23 May 2013 11:38AM
Superbly created
Briwooly 12 452 5 England
23 May 2013 11:49AM
Some wonderful work and imagination keep at it

LesF 11 182 9
23 May 2013 1:46PM
All the elements work well together KT, smashing image

Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
23 May 2013 1:47PM
Excellent work. Great image......Sandy
23 May 2013 2:39PM
An Outstanding work, KT. I love your creations a lot.

Sezz 13 617 15 England
23 May 2013 3:07PM
Very clever and creative, superb work KT!

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Nikonuser1 Plus
5 150 16 United Kingdom
23 May 2013 3:27PM
A great created imageSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
23 May 2013 7:28PM
Yes -- keep doing what you do. You do it so well and are an inspiration to the rest of us. Thanks for including the info on how you did this -- very instructive.
jdinne 14 16 England
24 May 2013 8:28AM
Wow powerful stuff KT, excellent.

helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
24 May 2013 11:21AM
Very dramatic and a wonderful result from all your processing SmileSmile
Wow!!! Truly Inspirational work. The parting of Red sea by Moses,The episode in the Biblical story of Exodus is excellently rendered.
25 Mar 2014 10:44AM
Brilliant work...think I know exactly the fountain at the Trafford centre. Can't believe you've turned it into this...I'm amazed!

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