Male Form Appreciation Week (Monday October 13th)I came across this stamp the other day:Male Form Appreciation Week (Monday October 13th) by TracyWong
And I thought.. Male nudes you dont see that very often here on DA. In fact, you dont see much male art at all here on DA, nude or otherwise (compared to the amount of female art). I wonder why? Beauty is beauty, be it the male form or the female form. But there seems to be a serious lack of male art out there.
After contemplating this for a couple of minutes I realized - Wow Im guilty of the lack of male art too. Most all of the art in my gallery is female and the same can be said for most other Deviants here as well.
Im not sure why I enjoy working with the female form more so then the male form. Perhaps its the curves and softness of a woman that makes me want to use her more often as the subject. Perhaps its also the lack of male stock here on Deviant Art.
Dont get me wrong. There ARE male stock photographers but they are few and far between when compared to the amount of f
The Art of Bokeh in NatureToday I want to share with you a small gallery of nature photographs that primarily focus on the focus and bokeh of the lens to produce a stunning image. Bokeh is becoming more popular by the day and I for one am noticing that the nature and macro galleries are showing many deviations using bokeh. But before we start, lets get a description of what the word "bokeh" actually means.The Art of Bokeh in Nature by dandelgrosso
Bokeh (derived from Japanese bokeaji ボケ味, "blur") is a photographic term referring to the appearance of out-of-focus areas in an image produced by a camera lens. Different lens bokeh produces different aesthetic qualities in out-of-focus backgrounds, which are often used to reduce distractions and emphasize the primary subject.
In layman terms, when the depth of field is changed by the lens focal length and aperture, details behind and in front of the subject will be out of focus, this usually creates an artistic blur or in the cases of light, light
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