Friday, 30 October 2015

Bad Photo

We all say this...but... the painting is so much nicer than this awful photograph!

                                         Girl 1                    John Simlett
10inch x 14inch
Acrylic on Stretched canvas

14 comments:

  1. Absolutely beautiful, John!!!!! Well done!
    Kathryn

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  2. She is wonderful John! Regards, Valerie
    Glad you enjoyed your crazy trip to my place today!

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  3. Stunning face so much talent!!

    Hugs Giggles

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  4. Just stunning! Thank you for linking up to Show Your Face and sorry it has taken me a while to get to commenting, I'm just catching up now! Kx

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  5. It is breathtaking in this photo--I can't imagine just how beautiful she must be in person. The contrasting shadow and light is awesome.

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  6. She looks wonderful, John!

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  7. Oh dear John ... You have a lot of skills!
    Now You must learn how to take right photos of your wonderful work!

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  8. Hang on wall. Use tripod. But photographic input aside, nice work! I missed a few! I'm glad to see you're back.

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  9. She is stunning - your portraits are all so fantastic ! Thank you for visiting me earlier!
    Happy November!
    oxo
    Susi

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  10. Your work is so very fine. You are a truly accomplished artist. I love how alive and expressive your portraits are. A bad photograph just deadens the subject, but a portrait makes them forever living and vital. I am honoured that you left a comment on my little triptych featured on my blog. x

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  11. I know just what you mean about the photo John, sometimes we just can't get an accurate photo of our work, usually because of reflected light which I think is the case with this one. That said, I can imagine just how good this painting really is and I'm amazed at it's relatively small size. The accuracy of detail you've achieved is what I would normally expect to see on a much larger canvas. Great work as always.

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