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spontaneous pink by suzi9mm spontaneous pink by suzi9mm
i took this the other day in the toilet of the theatre Bad Dog in Toronto. i'd just been there (toilet) and was amazed by the pink color, after which i ran into this guy whom i loosely knew (well just from pictures i'd seen). we'd talk a few minutes and i then decided to grab the moment and asked him if he'd pose for me downstairs. he was up for it and and we went there and i didn't have to tell him what to do, i'd asked him to take his shirt off and go and lean into that corner but before i got to ask him anything else, he was posing and i just took the shots. i took 10 of them because the film was for other purposes and we were in a hurry.

because of the circumstances, i was shooting the shows at the theatre, the film is a fairly grainy 800 :( feel free to comment on that but it's too late to do anything about it.

it's something different from me in both style, the way i shot (spontaneously) and the medium i used (film after like 2 years of digital), so that makes it interesting for me. i hope you like it.

he's Max, and if it's up to me you'll be seeing more of him in the future :)
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iceblonde Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2007  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
everythings girly in that room eccept for the dude! Everyone poses in front of the mirror at least once in their lives, it's fun to make weird faces too! Awesome photograph!
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Freaqueh Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2007
It's probably getting redundant but I love the colours in this! And the model isn't that hard on the eyes either.

Great photo!
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2007   Photographer
thanks
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Chiggami Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2007  Student
Great picture i luv the pink toilet...specially the loo rolls
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Moonlit-Sonnet Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2006
Nice model... :drool: sorry *composes self*
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xLaCesLicex Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2006
ohhhh... sexy body..mmm I like it =)
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Bozoky Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2006
this is like the only picture, where the red isn't on the actual person, but in the background;) i like it
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner May 6, 2006   Photographer
hehe
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a-temptednudity Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2005
I like how spontanious it is, gives it a more "real" feel. also the grain adds to that feeling, so no compaints there:) feels rushed in a good way
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GhettoRainbowCat Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2005
OOoooh, nice!!! I love the pink wall! Sexy!!! :D
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worldvision Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2005
nice contrast between the skin and the wall
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naturalselection Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2005
it took me a while to find out its the reflection of the mirror....
that guy is weird.
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neji-uke Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2005
toi malli on sexy O.o, sori etten mä keksi mitn muuta xD
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JudastheBetrayer Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2005   Writer
That is a wonderful color, so contrasting to the skin.
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nikitas Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2004  Professional Digital Artist
wonderful colors and expression
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juliet Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2004
heh heh heh very hot!! really like this photo.
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darn- Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2004
sulla on ehkä jotain parhaita gallerioita. :o löysin tästäkin uuden suosikin itelleni. mahtavia kuvia! :)
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mmmadison Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2004
not bad at all...
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CalenthrellII Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2004
Very interesting and yes, totally not your normal style, but still breathtaking. The color in this is beautiful.
The piece as a whole is fantastic!! No, seriously. Loving this. It's refreshing in so many ways. :)
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blackcat Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2004
wow. i really like this photo! after seein this i'll bring my camera with me every time i'll go in a public bathroom!;p

:clap:
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pyromaniac913 Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2004
he reminds me of the guy from Dazed and Confused. Striking resemblance.

Excellent photo. Very naughty words lie between the lines, so to speak.
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red-hat-penguin Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2004
Low ASA is cool and all, but somtimes grain and grit is the best medicine. I really think it looks greatfor this one, its more real, more, spontaneous. There is a reason there are all these Holga fanatics out there. Grain; somtimes its in.

Love, Luck, and Lollypops,
The Red Hat Penguin
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hellraiserdemon Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2004
is this a shot of the reflection in the mirror, cause if it is that really cool. I seem to really like shots of mirror portraits, especially self portraits. I think the graininess add to the spontanious nature of the shhot
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PsYkoO-BizZy Featured By Owner Sep 14, 2004
gorgeous!! yummy yum yum ^ ^ The pink looks good! This is exactly why I never leave the house without my camera. You never know when you're gonna run into a hot guy and a pink bathroom!
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Zlatty Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2004  Professional Photographer
lots of attitude
i like this dude
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yr538 Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2004  Professional General Artist
i just had to comment again about this... every time i see it on my favourites i just fall in love w/ it again.... you have no i dea and i dont know why i just LOVE this photograph.
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2004   Photographer
thank you :)

jen
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zoneus Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2004   Photographer
Hieman rakeinen mutta jotenkin sopii tähän kuvaan. Kiva kuva tuollain ex-temPorella..! :)
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VBG Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2004   Interface Designer
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Familiar plot :)
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2004   Photographer
indeed :nod:

jen
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chrzaszczwtrzcinie Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2004
this style reminds me a little of Depeche Mode - In This Room video :-) which is a positive impression.
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ZacharyReed Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2004
nice. sometimes grain can add to a photo too
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dottiemaggie Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2004
the pinkness is so fantastic :XD: And I kind of like the grainyness :shrug: it's super sexy, this picture is :nod:

.maggie
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tiger-girl Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2004
wow sexy and pink! I didn't think i'd see that combination but it's a good one.^^
:heart:Amanda
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crimsonskies Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2004   Photographer
wonderful
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darunia-art Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
Great spontaneous shot indeed :nod: Intersting model, pose and location :D
The lamp in the roof bugs me though...maybe cropping out would help... Just my humble opinion though ;)
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
your humble opinion is appreciated :)

jen
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darunia-art Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
I'm just honored to give it.
Keep up the amazing work :worhship: It's greatly appreciated and very inspirational :nod:

-Are-
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DyingNexus Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004
Great shot, and I kinda like the grain. Some photos wouldn't be as good if they didn't have grain - it can really lend a certain mood to a photo. The model is great too, the looking away is great for this shot.

The only thing I may have done is cropped out the bathroom 'accessories' out of the shot. Although I go back and forth on the ethics of cropping. I think if more of the bathroom things were in the shot and it established that you were in a bathroom right away, I would say keep them, but right now I think it sorta takes a second to look at the photo and realize that it's a bathroom. I'm probably just a weirdo about these things though.
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britt-bratt Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
He's max... and he's very cute! I like how the photo isn't centered, it makes you see all the more pink and draws your eyes to the model. :nod: but... why were you amazed that the washroom was pink?
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suzi9mm Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
weeeell, i guess round where i come from, washrooms aren't all that pink :shrug:

:)

jen
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britt-bratt Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2004   Photographer
haha, Canada's a crazy place. Actually I get what you're saying. When I was in Germany, there was green paper towel. We had a fit, my friend video taped it and we all took some home with us!
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charley- Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2004
very nice.
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dark-fire-dragon Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2004  Hobbyist Photographer
that is awsome. i love it
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riftfusion Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2004
Wow that is really pink! The shot came out great though. The contrasts of colors and the film grain gives it a nice feel. Very cool. :)
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adiareallysucks Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2004   Interface Designer
I'm ur fan
and stalk u
;)
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bayot Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2004  Professional Photographer
very nice.. a picture of both the masculine and feminine.. very nice.. u really got the charms honey.. ;p
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unknownsoldier Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2004
thats awesome that you just found that there...some of the best things in art are found spontaneously, or done on accident

the clacking coconuts in monty python and the holy grail, for example, were done b/c their budget was so low, and one of them started clacking two coconut halves together. everyone else thought it was great, so they put it in the movie.
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insanitycomplex Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2004
Nice=D¡¡
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johnnyjinx Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2004  Professional Traditional Artist
This is different for you. I definitly agree you need to use him in future works. If thats what he's like without being told then hes a natural.
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