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The Beautiful Watchers

By Paree
The beautiful watchers have gathered to watch the latest attempt to rescue Maisie
they have been summoned from the (Womb watchers ) uploaded previously. to watch the latest attempt of rescue.
It seems she has crept through a tiny black hole in space deep amongst the coloured ether.

The ladies in the image are taken from a photograph with an interesting story.
I went to Milton Keynes shopping centre, and in the middle of the walk way was a stall unmanned, of these wonderful wigged heads, they were selling the wigs,
I ventured across seeking a photozene moment, and set my sights on a picture, snapped away happily, after just one picture, a lady appeared from nowhere, and glared at me asking me why I was taking photo's and did I want to buy a wig.
Now had this stall been selling drinks or something similar I would have bought something, but to try to pretend you wish to buy a wig is a bit difficult,
So I mumbled no and scuttled away,
I only got the one shot but have used it many times as it was a good one,
This begs the question, How do people take these wonderful candid pictures with out being spotted lol
maureen

Tags: General Digitally manipulated Still looking to save maisie Pets and captive animals

Voters: ChiliMan, chrissd, Take-a-View and 21 more


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Comments


22 Oct 2006 3:59PM
very cool concept - i like all your artwork, its so unique.

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chrissd 11 304 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2006 4:01PM
superb image, well done, great story
chris
thorn 12 124 2 Scotland
22 Oct 2006 4:22PM
Hi Maureen,a brilliant manipulation and the colours/tones and the way Maisie has appeared is brilliant,a new adventure begins.I'd have been like that too,but with hindsight i'd have said you were taking pictures to show your friend who was thinking about a wig to see if she didn't mind and she would probably have let you get a couple of shots.lol.You're friends with yourself and we all want to see the heads in your photos lol.Marvellous work.Take care.AnnSmile
Paree 11 616 3
22 Oct 2006 4:28PM
thanks Ann andGreg and Chris
the lady on the far left only managed to get half her face in the photo but I love the fact that she has lost a little bit of paint from her nose, beautiful, but quite dead I love mannequins they have such an errie quality
maureen
kitsch 10 439 4 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2006 5:17PM
i dunno maureen, i was taking pics in local market one day and had a very irate bloke quizzing me as to why i was photographing his stall (i wasn't actually! lol) think he thought i was someone 'official' maybe, and it made me very nervous, after that i always ask first re stallholders anyway Smile
exposure Plus
12 3.9k England
22 Oct 2006 8:22PM
A Lovely image and manipulation.
Pauline.
harryw 10 80 1 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2006 9:50PM
Great image Maureen, I agree with you about mannequins they are errie, I have just taken some photos of an old doll to use in a composite image, will let you know when it is finished.
Well done. Click, keep em coming.
Harry
SusieH 11 67 England
22 Oct 2006 11:07PM
Very interesting and surreal image Maureen and as to your question, I have no idea how people manage to take candids and get away with it. I was chased by a tramp in Manchester once and haranged by a stallholder in Greece just for snapping his spices!

Sue
AlanBW 10 20 England
23 Oct 2006 8:09AM
Wonderful work Maureen
petra16 10 169 Scotland
26 Oct 2006 5:01PM
Good job there are 4 heads to me it felt like a scene from Macbeth, only a lovely little kitten appears to soften the image.

I love it

Petra
macdaniel Plus
10 16 3 Netherlands
28 Oct 2006 7:36AM
what a strange cat, Maisie; anyway an image that summons up other images; like the bit mysterious quality in it. the image could be used for the cover of a book or something like that. alfred
trissie 10 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2006 8:34AM
A superb image, love the story, well done.

Trish x
28 Oct 2006 1:03PM
Great image and story, well done.
Christine
foggytwo 13 36 1 Scotland
29 Oct 2006 5:13PM
Good work again Maureen,like this one.
Pete.
KKmoments 10 12 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2006 10:01AM
Amazing manipulation.... Great artwork, well done
Karen
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
1 Nov 2006 5:24PM
Great manipulation Maureen. Like the wig story.Good to see Maisie being watched over.

Brian.
gajewski Plus
12 10 9 United States
17 Nov 2006 11:37PM
I like your ability to combine the real with your fantasy creations. =Walter
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
26 Nov 2006 8:20PM
Beautiful image, Maureen, and Maisie looks very well protected Smile

As for the wig lady, there was no need for her to be so vicious! She could have expressed interest instead of venom. Boooooo to her Smile

Andrew

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