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With Proper Watering
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With Proper Watering

“We do not believe in ourselves until someone reveals that deep inside us something is valuable, worth listening to, worthy of our trust, sacred to our touch. Once we believe in ourselves we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight or any experience that reveals the human spirit.”
~~ e e cummings

With Proper Watering was made in Mandelbulb and PhotoShop.

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::tigger3
10/30/11 12:59 AM GMT
John, You have me about speechless on this outstanding, creative work. I really enjoyed the quote you used to go along with this marvelous creation. Now I'm wondering what you bring us next, I like this kind of creation even more than the wonderful faces. Tigs♥ =^..^=

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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life and so is my love of photography. sandi ♪ ♫
.koca
10/30/11 2:11 PM GMT
Wonderful! I said that it's possible to make fantastic works with trees. You just have to have it in you. Either you have it or you don't. And you have it, my dear, I love it, great job!
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.Susiesun
10/30/11 2:15 PM GMT
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Wonderful work, very alive and perfect with this wonderful quote, love the "movement" and the shine, good luck!
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Some people have Gurus, I have my camera. Through the cam lenses I have learnt to deeply perceive life, not only to see, but to look at all expressions of nature, becoming able to read the poetry of the flowers, receiving the embrace of the trees and flying above the clouds without wings! - Susie Sun
::biffobear
10/30/11 2:30 PM GMT
Really top notch Compo entry...Magic..R.
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Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear pants
::Jimbobedsel
10/30/11 2:41 PM GMT
Looks like broccoli with a flare! Outstanding image, John.
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JB
::trixxie17
10/30/11 2:46 PM GMT
Great contest entry John!
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. . . "What a desolate place would be a world without a flower! It would be a face without a smile, a feast without a welcome." A.J. Balfour
.Roseman_Stan
10/30/11 2:47 PM GMT
Magnificent work John on the artwork and the narrative is soul grabbing. Again superb work my friend.
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"If I should leave this path of life today, I would carry the vision of Gods' rose blooms with me as I go......" -- Stan V. Griep
::lilu103
10/30/11 3:29 PM GMT
... and thus we grow" Love the narrative as much as the image :) Very nice work
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::twinkel
10/30/11 3:35 PM GMT
Excellent work and words :o)
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Carpe Diem!
.Tootles
10/30/11 3:38 PM GMT
Very spooky -- nice depth of field and blue glow. I would quite like to visit this planet. :-)
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Logun7
10/30/11 4:09 PM GMT
Outstanding work!!! Best of luck to you in the contest:)
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The most precious jewel you'll ever have around your neck are the arms of your children♥
.Eubeen
10/30/11 6:20 PM GMT
A wonderful creation and a lovely source of shade for a fracted up world. Good colours and textures in the image. Best of luck in the contest.
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The difference between a bad artist and a good one is: the bad artist seems to copy a great deal; the good one really does. ~William Blake
.Joanie
10/30/11 7:41 PM GMT
Oh my gosh, how beautiful!!! The picture itself tells a story of old and is outstanding John!! I'm taking your quote to heart:)
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::solita17
10/30/11 10:27 PM GMT
Fractal trees sprouting out of pyramids... How cool is that! An instant fave for me... You are really talented, Mr. John... Make that creative and talented.
mary
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"If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun." -- Katharine Hepburn
::ryzst
10/30/11 10:58 PM GMT
Broccoli of the Gods. Sustainably grown under a nourishing neon atmosphere and unfiltered Gamma rays. This crop looks particularly nutritious & wholesome, with just the right amount of iron pyrite in the stalks. Crazy good work farmer John.
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There are more things in heaven and earth, than are dreamt of in your philosophy. W.S.
.elektronist
10/31/11 2:34 PM GMT
What kind of watering can make such a fantastic plant. Wonderful work, again.

Tanju
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Be free - use Linux
::danika
10/31/11 5:54 PM GMT
Excellent entry, John. I've played with those parameters too. Love the lighted areas as well ... gives the feeling of fog or mist. Best of luck.
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"Packers Rock!" Fan of Karl Klug (DT) ... Tennesse Titans
::Inkeri
10/31/11 10:02 PM GMT
Outstanding work and entry,John.Good luck.
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.FlimBB
11/01/11 5:49 AM GMT
There is nothing like fractal free-form to set one's mind free of the restricting boundaries of life.
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Emptiness is not nothingness. It is simply the opposite of full of it.
.icedancer
11/01/11 11:07 PM GMT
Magnificent creation and love those colours
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::luckyshot
11/02/11 2:49 PM GMT
John - Your creative genius is admired. Thad
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If I could tell the story in words, I wouldn't need to lug around a camera. ~Lewis Hine The Earth without art is just 'eh'.
.RAPH
11/02/11 5:42 PM GMT
I think you're right, John, It's exactly what we have inside each of us. A part of our brain, of our mind, what else ? Magnificent colors for sure for a great image.

RAPH
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.TheWhisperer
11/02/11 10:51 PM GMT
So you have green fingers as well John??? ha ha Lovely image of these surreal tree's. Good luck in the contest with this one - a sure winner in my book.
Q-Ann
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.Olaus
11/03/11 10:13 PM GMT
In the first moment, I agree with Jim, but then I see other dimensions of the image. Good lighting and color selection.
Very well done John.
Christer
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Logun7
11/16/11 12:47 AM GMT
Congratulations!!
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The most precious jewel you'll ever have around your neck are the arms of your children♥
.Catharina1
11/16/11 5:37 PM GMT
Congrats John! Mich
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.Stevenn120
11/16/11 9:27 PM GMT
Congradulation on this wonderful piece of work
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::0930_23
04/16/14 2:52 AM GMT
Looks like you might have added some Miracle Grow to the water, Shads.
Good soul food.

TicK


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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.

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