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Yesterday I set off on an impossible quest: to take a picture of myself that I don't hate. I failed in that venture, but I did manage to get a quarter of a picture that was acceptable, and here it is. Mirrors like me, but cameras have some inexplicable vendetta against me. Go figure.
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Andora Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Do you allow me to do your portrait ?
Hello from: MEXICO.
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UlaFish Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Hi there, and sure!
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wannasleep Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2011
it's just amazing how people's characters look the same as they look like... i can see it through your eye and mouth!
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MeadowOfTime Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2015
Oh my goodness I totally agree , sorry just had to say, its very true I have seen some some great art and its so unique and unusual and I was like huh golly how do they come up with that and my dad was like hmm I be  he looks like hes characters , which he did completely he had a giant pointy nose andd all its amazing just how mucj art tells us about the artist.
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LouisiferDesigns Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2011   Traditional Artist
I have the same problem as you with cameras and mirrors. I do however feel like I'm pretty good at photographing others. If you ever end up in Washington let me know I would love to photograph you. I have been enjoying your art for some time and I know how it is to want a good photo of yourself and not be able to get one. <3
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Cunnawabum Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2011  Student General Artist
I have a similar problem and recently I have found out what it is.

Ahem, anyway...
You are most probably very selfconscious, especially as you aren't looking into a mirror, you are looking into a lense and therefore you can't see what face you're pulling/how you look etc... Try getting someone to take a picture secretly (hopefully not on the shitter or something like that) and yeah.

On the whole, I like this so yeah >>
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HODADHANK Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2011
This is a fine pic!
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3ahia Featured By Owner May 16, 2011
you got some evil cool glare! !
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gothicAge Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
With such a deep investigation like yours its quite normal to hate mirrored reflections.
;)
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JasonSaastad Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011
Most people hate photographs of themselves, because they are seeing the reverse image of what they normally see in a mirror. We are so used to looking at the reflection of ourselves that anything else looks odd. Try flipping the image, and I'll bet you'll like the image you see more often than not. I'ts quite hilarious that how we perceive ourselves is the exact opposite of what we really are, in all senses.
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Pentesilea Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I can see the magic in those eyes *_*
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BlueBumbleBee Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2011
I have that same problem with mirrors and cameras.
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UlaFish Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Glad I'm not alone :)
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Marl0wM0nday Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2011  Student General Artist
You're as mysterious as your art ; )
Oh and stunning eyes by the way!
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UlaFish Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Oh, thanks! My eyes are my favorite organs/features :P
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Aerozopher Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2011
like it ;D
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UlaFish Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
:)
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jazzknh Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2011
Ah so there's the face behind all that lovely art. I think you've got the looks to match your stunning work.
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UlaFish Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Aw well thank you!
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