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Riaan van Wyk
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« on: May 12, 2013, 06:36:32 AM »
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Thoughts please?
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« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2013, 07:57:01 AM »
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Why the decapitation?  It lends an entirely unfavourable clue as to the intent.

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« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2013, 11:54:18 AM »
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Same question, Riaan.
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« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2013, 12:44:10 PM »
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Thanks for looking Walter and Russ. The picture is about curves- I have been looking at the work of Lucien Clergue/ Ralph Gibson/ Francis Giacobetti and a host of others for the last year or so and I like the way they compose, so I this would be a poor first imitation of their work. If this is offensive I sincerely apologise and will remove.
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« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2013, 01:22:24 PM »
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The decapitation and the treatment make it clear to me that this is a picture of a dress, and quite a good one. The way the skin blends with the background is quite wonderful.
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« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2013, 01:54:11 PM »
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Tri-X?
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« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2013, 02:33:08 PM »
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Visually, it's more about the necklace than anything else. But it's kind of pointless without the head.
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« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2013, 04:47:36 PM »
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Visually, it's more about the necklace than anything else. But it's kind of pointless without the head.

I wonder if the head were included would we bother take a second look. I find it interesting as is.

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« Reply #8 on: May 12, 2013, 08:41:57 PM »
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To me it objectifies the model - making her a mannequin and not a person.  Not my style, but YMMV!

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« Reply #9 on: May 13, 2013, 03:01:02 AM »
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I like it and have no problem with "decapitation" I'm seeing is beautiful and smooth curves  Smiley
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« Reply #10 on: May 14, 2013, 08:12:23 AM »
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Riaan...did she get the chop?
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