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Dorian G r a y by bohemianpoets Dorian G r a y by bohemianpoets
Edits by myself. tone, composition and texture etc.

UPDATE FROM: [link]

My version of dorian gray.

Model:Luciano
Orginal Photographer: Pristine.



Those who for unknown reason don't know who dorian gray is, firstly.

His creator: Oscar Wilde's perfectly charming and witty manner of expression will enchant you in more ways than one. He is a master storyteller and drifts through the story like a gentle summer breeze through odour filled roses, giving you the feeling that you can literally smell the flower he is describing. The Picture of Dorian Gray is a masterpiece. A beautiful story, based in a beautiful era. The story focuses on an extremely handsome young man, who at the beginning is naively not aware of the power this brings. Through his friend Basil, the artist who is to blame for the exquisite portrait of Dorian, he meets Lord Henry, the fun loving, dangerously influential gentleman who takes a liking to Dorian and makes him a sort of protégé of his. It is Lord Henry that takes Dorian's innocence and teaches him the way of the world, or British society, and sparks the light of vanity and pride in Dorian. This magical story enters into the fragile world of youth and old age, the thirst to maintain the former and the fear of the inevitable latter, accompanied with dreadful emotions of love, shame, hate, fear...I can't imagine why no one has made a movie of it yet. oh wait! watch 'extraordinary league or gentlemen, the gentlemen that plays mr gray is outstanding. pure excellence.
This is one book that will stand on your shelf with pride, and will be the most worn and torn one there. Enjoy the genius of Wilde.
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Aeonora Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2012  Student General Artist
This shot really captures the essence of the book...amazing!
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MoriaLord Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
I featured this artwork in my journal [link] :heart: hope you don't mind :iconpinklilyplz:
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ADOUR Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
great work!
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Calisto-Photography Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2011  Professional Photographer
congrats, your great image has been featured in our news article "best of january" [link]

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Kitten-sama Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is a great shot- a secret glimpse into Dorian's fears and anxiety. Truly amazing, and to you I owe great kudos. Fantastic work.
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bohemianpoets Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
:heart:
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SugarZombieDoll Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2010
This is just ASTONISHING! :heart:
perfect expression on his face,
perfect face,
perfect old-style picture!


LLLLLOVE IT :aww: :heart:
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bohemianpoets Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
wow thank you very much, the support is greatly appreciated :heart:
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erdnuss-baum Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:clap:
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bohemianpoets Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
hahahaha I love that!
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