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Gnome Genisis
Gnome Genisis
It seems the Gnomes were hit the hardest by our economic crisis. I used SXC and myself as sources (I'm the geek in the hat), and of course the source for the backpacks/wanderer stick things. I still didn't have the time I wanted but this was fun to

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charliesou charliesou
Tesore Tesore
Like the idea!


tophatpainter tophatpainter
I would love some critique on this. Thanks!
charliesou charliesou
Im not savvy enough to critique anyones work but...maybe if it had been done in a sepia or black & white tone ? Anyway ..the message is enough.
Martrex Martrex
Suggestion that the background is too busy. Your attention immedly follows tracks. I think if you had zoomed in and showed just a section of tracks and had the gnomes closer together the idea would come across better. ; )
tophatpainter tophatpainter
Thanks! That makes a lot of sence!
Enzpol Enzpol
Now I feel silly. Last night I didn't look through all the previous pics and thought I had an original idea. If I could vote you'd get the 'same idea' vote.
jasper jasper
i think in this case if you really wanted to convey the idea that these are gnomes on hard times you have made it really hard for anyone to see the story based on the images alone. Always imagine no one can see a caption or a cut-line and you'll do bette
jasper jasper
the image has to be able to stand alone, in other words.

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 Gnome Genisis
by tophatpainter
Created November 30, 2009
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