Hello. 9th December and number 343 in the ongoing 365 image mega series.

Self portrait taken tonight at home. Black and white conversion with levels adjustment, gaussian blur layer blended with multiply and adjusted added to a texture layer and partially erased. Canon EOS 20D / Canon USM 28mm-105mm lens.

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Shameless Self-Promotion 9/12/2011
Photo Manipulators 12/12/2011
All In Editing 13/12/2011
ART UNIVERSE 17/12/2011


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I’ve been taking photographs since 1997 and I still love it. After a brief dislike of photomanipulation I now use Photoshop extensively on a majority of my work. People are my favourite subject and I’m always on the look out for new models, so drop me a line if you’re interested! :)

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  • Neutro
    Neutroover 2 years ago

    Strong image!! Great work!!!

  • Thank you. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • linmarie
    linmarieover 2 years ago

    awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww, you look so forlorn in this one.. a fabulous piece my friend♥

  • Thank you. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • wormink
    worminkover 2 years ago

    wonderfully manipulated

  • Thanks. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Antanas
    Antanasover 2 years ago

    awesome work

  • Thank you. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Kofoed
    Kofoedover 2 years ago

    Wonderful and creative work. Brilliant self-portrait.

  • Thanks very much. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Andrew Paranavitana
    Andrew Paranav...over 2 years ago

    Brilliant self portrait! The mood and emotion in this are so strong!

  • Thank you! :):):)

    – SquarePeg

  • billfox256
    billfox256over 2 years ago

    A really terrific portrait with great treatment!! Congratulations on being featured!!!! Bill

  • Thank you, Bill. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • linmarie
    linmarieover 2 years ago

    see your feature page here

  • Thank you very much! :):):)

    – SquarePeg

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedover 2 years ago



  • Thank you. :):):)

    – SquarePeg

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