Pop Art - Photoshop Contest [22 entries]

Balloons Picture

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Pop Art can be any every day item that is drawn in a brash and colorful way. Pop Art is short for Popular Art. It is inspired by comic strips, advertising, and popular entertainment. Goal in this contest is to make an entry in this tradition. See examples here.

Pop Art reflects the times and popular images are often used in this genre. So use of copyrighted celebrity photos and products (i.e. Marilyn Monroe, Campbell's soup cans) and only these two categories is permitted in this contest. No other copyrighted images are permitted.This is a form of parody but you can't show the copyrighted image in a negative or derogatory way. You may not use someone else's illustration or artwork in any way. Source links are still necessary. All other standard rules are in effect.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!
Suggested by: robvdn

TheTrapper: Does the item have to be copyright free? ( 5 years and 2536 days ago )
gustimusprime: really cool contest idea ( 5 years and 2535 days ago )
Contest Moderator: @TheTrapper see the contest description which has been clarified. ( 5 years and 2535 days ago )
jawshoewhah: So a filters contest huh? ( 5 years and 2532 days ago )
Contest Moderator: @ jawshoewhah, Pop Art is more than just filters. Strong design sense and use of color is essential. Use of iconic imagery adds a social relevance which is why the genre is called Pop(ular) Art. ( 5 years and 2532 days ago )
jawshoewhah: ooook ( 5 years and 2532 days ago )
Contest Moderator: Any entry submitted after 2000 hrs GMT March 4 will be removed. ( 5 years and 2528 days ago )

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Balloons - created by ibmaxed

Favs: 5SBS: 9Hi-resRank: 1/22Score: 58.7% (35)21620 views

We have a balloon festival every year, the images are from this and my own. (5 years and 2535 days ago)

Madonna - created by Mario

Favs: 2SBS: 10Hi-resRank: 2/22Score: 57.9% (30)21994 views

(5 years and 2529 days ago)

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ASSASSIN - created by mantra

Favs: 4SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 3/22Score: 57.9% (25)21038 views

(5 years and 2529 days ago)

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Charlize Theron - created by mantra

Charlize Theron
Favs: 2SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 4/22Score: 57.9% (20)23454 views

(5 years and 2529 days ago)

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Absolut Pop Art - created by TheTrapper

Absolut Pop Art
Favs: 1SBS: n/aHi-resRank: 5/22Score: 56.7% (15)32382 views

I don't have a step by step for this yet. I neglected to save it before flattening for jpg. I will add one asap. (5 years and 2535 days ago)

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