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Richard van Hoesel , April 03, 2003; 10:07 P.M.

Emil, I'm perpetually amazed at the images you produce - I've not seen anything quite like your work. Do you have any plans to collect these into a book? As to the comparison between the two images For my taste the destruction on this one is getting a little heavy handed - ideally I think I'd like to see something between the two. By the way, it took me a while to find the other version since I didn't know which folder you were talking about ('more killings' in case anyone else has the same problem).

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Emil Schildt , April 04, 2003; 02:07 A.M.

to Richard and others..

I think I am misunderstood here.. about the difference between the two pictures / versions ..
It is the same negative and manipulation in both versions..

the main difference is the choise of liquid emulsion on this one - plus the handcolouring..
the first version is "just" a negative scan - this one is a scan of the original made from the negative...

huge difference - don't you think..

I'll try to make a link to the first one..
Time

Richard van Hoesel , April 04, 2003; 09:02 A.M.

thanks for clarifying Emil - yes on closer examination I see it's from the same neg, although the results indeed look totally different. I certainly like the rough 'organic' look of the liquid emulsion print but also find myself wishing it would have preserved some of the fine details evident in the straight scan.

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Tim Hardy , April 04, 2003; 05:26 P.M.

Classic

This is a truly awesome collection of photographs and if you don't mind me saying, very Germanic. They look like they come from a different age. You achieve results that are quite unique and outclass the Photoshop boys (myself included!). These shots should be made commercially available. I'd buy them.

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Igor Amelkovich , April 05, 2003; 04:41 A.M.

Mystical!!

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Andrew Binder , May 24, 2003; 11:58 A.M.

Beautiful

Simply amazing. Love your work. As for your question, my personal opinion is that I prefer this one better than the other one (only slightly so, they are both great) because I prefer the greater textured feel of this image. To me, your work is more about the feeling, idea, concept or emotion that comes across than capturing detail and as such I think the greater texture works better in attaining that end. Great work.

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richard ragsdale , June 18, 2003; 04:47 A.M.

nice textures

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Robert Fleming , June 21, 2003; 09:48 A.M.

easy...

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Emil Schildt , March 11, 2004; 05:06 P.M.

again

they comes in my HEAD.... my brain...
have you ever heard of anything like that??

S. Wayne , January 02, 2005; 01:37 P.M.

Your work is stunning. I am drawn to images with texture and I am just blown away by yours. Thank you for sharing.

-Steve

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Dejan Rasic , May 31, 2006; 04:07 P.M.

7/7

Magnificent work. Thank you for sharing with us.

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