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Dimensions Collide

Dimensions Collide

An alternate reality. Based on a true story.

For: rusty truck contest

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» Score: 55.9%
» Rank: 7 out of 13

Nefertiti

Nefertiti

Thanks pracucci, jynmeyer.

For: color samples contest

» Comments: 13
» Score: 55.81%
» Rank: 9 out of 19

Venus

Venus

Inspired by Botticelli "Birth of Venus".

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 7
» Score: 57.91%
» Rank: 8 out of 22

little godess Hebe

little godess Hebe

i know im going to get crap for the filter, but i just couldnt help it this time, it worked for me Hebe (Greek) – Hebe’s name literally means youth or in the prime of life. She was one of the daughters of Zeus and Hera. Her role was to serve the nectar and ambrosia to the Gods and Goddesses ...

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 6
» Score: 50.08%
» Rank: 21 out of 22

Persephone

Persephone

ALL Photoshop (18+ hours of painting) I've been fascinated by the story of Persephone for a very long time. Persephone was The daughter of Zeus and Demeter. She was so lovely that Hades fell in love with her and stole her away from her world of nature. Eventually Persephone fell in love with H...

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 43
» Score: 69.04%
» Rank: 1 out of 22

Zeus!

Zeus!

okay...I originally did this the first time the contest was run but couldn't find some of the sources again so this is a complete re-do!! I think I kind of like this one better than the last time I did it!! Thanks mjranum for use of the barbarian man...his site is http://www.ranum.com Oh one ...

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 7
» Score: 57.45%
» Rank: 9 out of 22

VENUS God of Beauty

VENUS God of Beauty

all painted by hand using tablet pen ,

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 19
» Score: 58.63%
» Rank: 6 out of 22

Goddess Athena

Goddess Athena

In Greek mythology, Athena is the goddess of wisdom, peace, warfare, strategy, handicrafts and reason.shrewd companion of heroes and the goddess of heroic endeavour. She is the virgin patron of Athens, which built the Parthenon to worship her. Owl is the sacred bird of goddess Athena. http://en.w...

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» Comments: 4
» Score: 52.87%
» Rank: 18 out of 22

Fresco of Dionysus

Fresco of Dionysus

Dionysus - god of wine growing and winemaking. He went all over the world teaching people how to do wine. He was accompanied by satyres and nymphs - mythical, fantastic beings. When Hestia has left the throne on the Olympus, Dionysus became one of 12 Olympians. Sbs coming soon 8-)

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» Comments: 6
» Score: 53.94%
» Rank: 14 out of 22

fly

fly

took the blue out since it was distracting from the focal point- the girl. hope this looks better.

For: lace contest

» Comments: 13
» Score: 53.39%
» Rank: 16 out of 48

milk splash

milk splash

For: lace contest

» Comments: 18
» Score: 55.04%
» Rank: 12 out of 48

Spirit of the Sea

Spirit of the Sea

For: lace contest

» Comments: 11
» Score: 54.01%
» Rank: 14 out of 48

On The Edge

On The Edge

Cover to the album of imaginary band.

For: lace contest

» Comments: 21
» Score: 57.05%
» Rank: 7 out of 48

Ganymedes Deliverance

Ganymedes Deliverance

Ganymede was considered the most beautiful man in the world by Zeus. Zeus transformed himself into an eagle and took him. Once among the Gods Ganymede became immortal and was given the role of cupbearer of the gods.. Credit to Felixdeon from DA for the man. Credit to ryoku15 from DA for the cl...

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» Comments: 14
» Score: 60.68%
» Rank: 3 out of 22

Nyx, Goddess of Night

Nyx, Goddess of Night

Nyx was the primordial goddess of the night. A shadowy figure, Nyx stood at or near the beginning of creation, and was the mother of personified gods such as Hypnos (sleep) and Thánatos (death). Her appearances in mythology are sparse, but reveal her as a figure of exceptional power and beauty. She...

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» Comments: 8
» Score: 55.76%
» Rank: 12 out of 22

Eris, Goddess of Discord

Eris, Goddess of Discord

Eris (Greek Ἔρις, "Strife") is the Greek goddess of discord and strife, her name being translated into Latin as Discordia. In my picture she's holding the golden apple. An apple of discord is a reference to the Golden Apple of Discord which, according to Greek mythology, the goddess E...

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» Score: 53.44%
» Rank: 16 out of 22

zeus rulling above

zeus rulling above

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» Comments: 8
» Score: 51.61%
» Rank: 20 out of 22

POSEIDON ...God of the Sea

POSEIDON  ...God of the Sea

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» Comments: 12
» Score: 58.94%
» Rank: 5 out of 22

Goddess of the Earth, Gaia

Goddess of the Earth, Gaia

Gaia is a primordial and chthonic deity in the Ancient Greek pantheon and considered a Mother Goddess or Great Goddess. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaia_(mythology)

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» Comments: 7
» Score: 52.14%
» Rank: 19 out of 22

Lost Wisdom

Lost Wisdom

Athena - Goddess of Wisdom, Goddess of Military Victory (war with good tactics and winning strategies, not just fighting, like Ares), and Goddess of Crafts. Thank you Marcus J. Ranum, dieraecherin and photodreamstock

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» Comments: 16
» Score: 54.44%
» Rank: 13 out of 22

Artemis

Artemis

Couldn't find the contact details for the original model I used, so had to replace her. I have linked to the image of the model for the purpose of this competition, the image is by Marcus Ranum and his personal website is http://www.ranum.com/

For: greek gods contest

» Comments: 12
» Score: 56.43%
» Rank: 11 out of 22

Atlas

Atlas

Atlas is the son of the Titan Iapetus and Clymene (or Asia), and brother of Prometheus. Atlas was punished by Zeus and made to bear the weight of the heavens (the idea of Atlas carrying the Earth isn't correct according to the original myth) on his back. One of Heracles's labours was to collect the ...

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» Comments: 8
» Score: 53.46%
» Rank: 15 out of 22