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November 14, 2012
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Camera Data

Canon DIGITAL IXUS i zoom
Shutter Speed
1/60 second
Focal Length
6 mm
Date Taken
Apr 4, 2008, 5:57:00 AM
Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Macintosh
Sensor Size
The Three Trees by pixelmixtur The Three Trees by pixelmixtur
For a Contest on PSD-Tutorials

Used Stocks

Steine/Stones from „Mart1n“ on stock.xchng [link]

Steine 2/Stones 2 from „Quid pro quo“ on Wikimedia [link]

Untergrund/Ground Texture from „sd-stock“ on deviantART [link] :iconsd-stock:

Sky/Himmel von „stock-jm“ on deviantART [link] :iconstock-jm:

Tree/Baum from „two-ladies-stocks“ on deviantART [link] :icontwo-ladies-stocks:

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I like this & it has the hallmarks of a successful manip: it's well-composited & it draws me in & I want to know the story behind the elements. The scene has a very "Escher-like" feel to it, mainly from the stairs in the sky - if intentional, it has worked very well. If not, then a happy accident, because the sky complements the "ground".

The lighting & shadowing, though very skillful, is a little bit patchy, but not enough to spoil the overall impression. The transitions between the colours could perhaps have been more gradual, & the light rays, while effective, are not entirely convincing in their placement.

Great work.
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The picture immediately reminded me of Erik Johansson and quickly grabbed my attention. I really like the overall concept. You have a lot of elements which will make any composite even more difficult. Using Pete Collins’ LENS criteria (Lighting, Elevation, Noise and Sharpness) I think the lighting on the bottom portion is spot on. The left and right tree cubes look good but the right cube doesn’t match up. I am struggling to understand why the bottom of the cube is so light. The center and right trees (nice shadow for the right tree trunk) seem right but the left tree seems to me a little dark. It is closer the primary source so maybe that is correct. Lighting is fine for the clouds. The rays may need to be softened a tad. The elevation and perspective look great. Nothing seems out of place. All the elements seem to blend together. The sky cubes work nicely with the clouds. The clouds and the cubes in the clouds seem to a little too sharp when compared to the ground cubes. I think it is a great composite and I really like the different elements and how they work together. Technically it is fantastic. I struggle putting two or three elements together and you have dozens.
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novus41 1 day ago  Hobbyist General Artist
excellent work
pixelmixtur 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks very much ;-)
novus41 1 day ago  Hobbyist General Artist
You`re welcome:)
satishverma 2 days ago  Professional Digital Artist
Wonderful creation.
pixelmixtur 1 day ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks very much :-)
satishverma 1 day ago  Professional Digital Artist
You are welcome.
Marfă!!!Super tare!!!
Va1eRia May 22, 2013  Student
Very surreal and cool
pixelmixtur May 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
... thanks very much for your comments, and for watching me and my gallery :-)
C0nstantFailure Apr 16, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this reminds me of the jew memorium in berlin
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