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Landfall by alltelleringet Landfall by alltelleringet
I shot the material for this photo in July 2013. It has taken me a lot of time to decide how I wanted it to come together but finally decided, liquid was a lot trickier than I thought to work with. Anyway, I would love to hear your thoughts on it!

What is the first thing that comes to your mind? What is happening?

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feldrand Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
love it, very impressive work... :D
Sassytwo Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Professional General Artist
clever ideas going on
oussamaaa Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2015
Manndacity Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Amazing!  You've succeeded in turning the ground to liquid.  Wonderful effect.
durro-art Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
phedup Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015  Professional General Artist
I love it!
AliceEsther Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015
I am not able to come up with an adjective that could properly suit this. There are many things about the picture that are worth mentioning , such as the way the land "melts" at the bottom and the road that gets lost somewhere in the distance.
The first thing that crosses my mind when I look at it is a persone who wants to be alone, far from the bussy life. Just chilling at the end of the world, admiring the void belloe while sunbathing in the summer with a cocktail in his/her hand... usual things humans do at the edge of the world.
MANDELWERK Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2015
The end of the world! Fantastiskt!!!
gold3peach Featured By Owner Edited Mar 14, 2015  Student Digital Artist
wow! Waterfall's end is looks like a Greentea Smoothie  XD 
FrauBeutlin Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2015
That's amazing! Love it!
Pitsh Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2015   Digital Artist
this is so creepy :)
UnbearableME Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2015
amazing :)
annamae22 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014
Cool image, i think you nailed the whole liquid earth effect. this whole scene looks so believable.  What a great imagination you have.
mooname Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2014   General Artist
hello, your wonderful work has been featured in :icondthemansion:
You are welcome to share with us your amazing talent :D
gillygun Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Pretty creative
Escara40 Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2014   General Artist
wonderful image, great job :clap:
bernardtime Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome great talent
DaxProduction Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your arts are wonderful! I also appreciated the video. It shows how much work and dedication you put on this art, congrats!

My first thought when seeing your pictures is a quote which states: "The world is a like a canvas to your imagination". You're not a painter, but I don't see so much of a different attitude: you use the real world as a canvas, and paint with your mind something that no one would have seen otherwise. Congrats again, your works are awesome.
adrianamusettidavila Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
The house will fall, swallowed by the Earth....that was my first thought.
Great work!!!!Clap Clap Clap 
Klaufir Featured By Owner May 27, 2014   Digital Artist
I love the concept so much. This is one of my favorite pieces by you.

That said, I think that the execution is more effective on the further side, where it looks as if the land is simply rolling over the edge like a waterfall. The nearer side keeps distracting me because it looks more like it is actually becoming a liquid before going over the edge, creating an inconsistency. It takes away from the impact a little, because instead of marveling at the cleverness of your idea, I find myself wondering "what is that? Slime? Why is it turning into that stuff? And why only on one side?"

Hope that makes sense. I still love this for the record!
alltelleringet Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Professional Photographer
thanks for the feedback, very good, I will actually look into that!
v-242 Featured By Owner May 20, 2014
Reminds me of pea soup.

grelldunkel Featured By Owner May 15, 2014
hell is swallowing earth!
difaber Featured By Owner May 14, 2014
Great piece, but it tricks my mind as I don't have the feeling that just the surface is flowing down. It's rather the entire soil and earth dragging everything into the ground. Now, the house don't fit in that since it's supposed to go with with the earth and everything, but it can't. I like it!
TheDoctor97 Featured By Owner May 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
sensign Featured By Owner May 5, 2014  Student Interface Designer
I'll be critical on this one.

It's not your best work but certainly a good one.
I can see you had a hard time doing the liquid stuff. It looks a bit 3D-ish to me, not very photorealistic.
alltelleringet Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Professional Photographer
I appreciate it, thanks! 
SvitakovaEva Featured By Owner May 4, 2014   Photographer
RelativeEquinox Featured By Owner May 3, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Well, judging by the fact that the structure there is clearly built specifically with the landflow in mind, I'm thinking that this is a sorta magical place where land flows like water (keeping in mind that this might be a world where that isn't a normal thing) and the mill was built to harness that energy for some sort of industry ^ouo>~
Xero256 Featured By Owner May 2, 2014
First thing that comes to mind is that I need to move... Again. See that house out there. Yeah. That one. It's going to be gone in a week. *loads up the truck to leave*

Fantastic. Liquids are always tricky to work with in just about any form of work, art or not. You've got the thick, chunky properties of earth flowing over the "landfall". Looks wonderful to me.

Still moving though. Not going to be in the house when it falls of of that.
character101 Featured By Owner May 1, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
First thing that comes to mind:

I hope this influences my dreams tonight.

<3 <3 <3
PBishop Featured By Owner May 1, 2014  Professional Photographer
Nice work man! Fantastic idea ))
Boias Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2014   General Artist
Fantastic work !... in fact , all of them are !
Zinantis Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2014  Student Photographer
This is some amazing work, do you have a progress/speed art video of this? o: I'd love to know how you did the liquid (though I have a bit of an idea)
alltelleringet Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Professional Photographer
YES! it will come in a few weeks! keep an eye out :-)
Zinantis Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Student Photographer
Yay! Can't wait! c:
eoasea Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2014  Student General Artist
I feel like all the land will eventually slide off the surface of the earth along with all the stuff in it so we're all gonna die. It looks super cool though!
JPetica Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
cool work!
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Veboshi Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
The first thing that comes to my mind: Dali and his fluent clocks... xD Dunno, it reminds me at a fever dream... Perhaps because I've got a temperature right now :,D
FunnyMaiMai Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2014  Student Filmographer
the edge of the world! :3
novus41 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
nice work
MoonyBett Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014  Professional Photographer
You inspire me!! ♥ it !
TuffJuice Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014
kray kray
CaoChiNhan Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014
How the heaven, this is awesome La la la la La la la la La la la la La la la la La la la la 
CheshireMoon7 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014
So unsettling, love it.
jenny-theanimator Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Sorry, I watch too much Cake Boss. Yeah.  "^^"
jenny-theanimator Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Liquid dirt... why have regular dirt when you have liquid? I have a strange sudden urge to eat it right now, just looking at it reminds me of fondant-ed cake and ice cream mixed together.  :I

(Om nom nom nom.)
RickFTW Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
mind blown Oh Noes the Hat OMG LOOOK 
zarodas Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
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