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downside of the upside by alltelleringet downside of the upside by alltelleringet
Inspired by Escher, this is the first photo in the project: "Twisting angles". Which consists of 3 photos, but the other two are still just sketches.

Let me know what you think about it, and if you see some things that could be improved.
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RSH33 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2015
Great. The foreground railing might fade away or disappear behind the bridge column; the cut off seems abrupt.
phedup Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2015  Professional General Artist
AAAAAhhhhggggg!   ;  )
Pinkillla Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2014
Hey a bridge of Moebius  !
veuliahzg Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2012
omg this is fantastic, what ilusion :-D
baldcoco Featured By Owner May 1, 2012  Student General Artist
very nice job
moti-media Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2011  Professional Photographer
Great stuff! - We have lots in common including a love of Escher! Check out my very new gallery- [link]
narufag Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
mind fuck.
DSteffi Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2011  Student Writer
The best OP art I've ever laid my eyes on. This is amazing!


All the effort is pointless if you don't believe in yourself.
Grey-Midnight Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow. This honestly blew my mind at first. Trying to figure out these perspectives would drive me insane… and you could put very interesting concepts to this. Nice :heart:
mpg13artworks Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2011  Professional Photographer
I am a HUGE Escher fan! I :love: your work!!!!
Check this one of mine out, I think you'll enjoy it.
NanisKa Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2011
oh brain!! :wow: :wow:
aann88 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2011
veldig bra job :)
feldrand Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
oh, sure i read this... commenting on other pics i asked you if you know escher - of course you do - sorry... :D
arkangel92 Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2010
brilliant! :clap:
Ehsan-E Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2010
i think an airplane can cut the background from bottom right to top left
drii-mad-hatter Featured By Owner Oct 11, 2010
this is nuts!! love it!
munchaiz Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2010
wicked! you are genius! :wow:
Christine18 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazingly cool!
lazylazy Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2010
без слов ......... гениально ..................Without words......... Ingeniously...........
angiebro Featured By Owner May 19, 2010
Oh WOW! Very cool!
Workchel Featured By Owner May 4, 2010
wow nice
Neonsocks-Foxen457 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2010
very cool, but i think that the railing in the lower shot should continue and just fade out or continue to the support at the bottom of the bridge.
Loper42 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2010
Your very talented. I'm impressed by point your point of view shots and interesting concepts. Every picture you create defies the laws of perspective and yet the viewer can't quite figure out what's wrong because it looks flawless.

I was curious if you have any tips for an aspiring artist such as myself, who is trying to develop an interesting perspective on the world. I realize my DA portfolio isn't much, but do you have any general advice.
alltelleringet Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010  Professional Photographer
Trying by learning has worked very well for me I think, make sketches of every good idea you come up with. Let them rest for a while and if you still think that it's a good idea a few days later it may be worth trying out.

...weird imagination is a plus (:
Loper42 Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2010
That's a great idea. It makes sense that the best ideas our there are carefully thought out and examined. I will definitely give your suggestion a try. First, I have to start writing them down, because one moment their in my head and the next, I can't remember my idea.

Just so you know, your one of my favorite Photo-Manipulation artists on DA. So, thank you so much for the great advice. And keep up the amazing work! Your work is refreshing and thought-provoking and I just love it! Great job!
alltelleringet Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2010  Professional Photographer
thanks! I'll keep em coming
TitanicPhan Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow...very interesting! Talk about brain teasers :D

Thanks for the fave!
MissLoungegirl Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2010
:D my mind gets twisted =p
4feekssake Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2010
Brilliant concept! I think it's fab :thumbsup:
lucky-april Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2010
Hah this is amazing! I always loved the mathematical drawings of these angles, but never thought of adapting photography to them... great idea and realisation! :)
LisaGorska Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2010
wonderful. :)
since you asked for proposals for improvement, i'd advice you to make the end of the fence as if a car rand through it or something like that, as if something passed through it in high speed and crashed somewhere under the bridge (and that might turn out to be what the upper guy's looking at ;P ); it would add dynamics and a deeper story to the picture.
also, maybe you need to work a bit more on the perspective, it seems off in some places.

but overall, good work, what you're doing - not just this picture, all of them - is quite hard and you're doing quite good! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
alltelleringet Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2010  Professional Photographer
thanks for the comment, it's a good idea
twopints-rules Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2010
Whoa awesome! I love Escher and this is just as good! Maybe better. :P Keep it up. :)
AthosLuca Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2010
I have featured this image in my Journal [link] and in News [link]
I hope you appreciate this! :iconlovehug:
pepey Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2009   Digital Artist
another great one :)
renzykuken Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2009   Digital Artist
im dizzy!
thanks for making that way!
fave it!
jeyminems Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2009
"Who Let The Features Out? Who? Who? Who? Whooooooo?" (Sing it to the tune of "Who Let The Dogs Out?") Hahaha! Congratulations, you made it in my 23 Journal Feature in here: [link] :clap:
jeyminems Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2009
and faved too! :clap:
leloops Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2009
escher! :peace:
portheiusJ Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2009  Professional Artist
:O My mind is blown. Nice choices with the color and the composition. Very cool.
Seserous Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
this hurts my head, cool!
markie2k Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
You've been featured in my latest journal [link] :) Hope you don't mind!
Loper42 Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2009
Absolutely amazing as usual! :)
Shashi73 Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2009
Very cool :)
donhosho Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2009
Beautiful Art!
Your art has been featured in my latest article "The best of November's photo manipulation". Here you are the link


modey410 Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2009
shit !![link]
how you did it
cf360 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2009
good, railings should stop at the pillar.
SkyEatsBoyo Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009
Utterly Brilliant.
GrandeOmbre Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009
Brilliant work!:clap:
Mr-Bastos Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Feature here: [link]
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