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    I like the intensity of the gaze and the body language here A.L.
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    Hey AL! cool self portrait.
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    Really like this AL, definitely intense. My immediate reaction was a flashback of DeNiro in Taxi Driver - "You lookin at me, ya gotta be lookin at me".
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    Very well done, AL, not only the expression and the intensity, but also the sepia toning. Adds a lot of drama to it. Excellent!
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    Thanks for the wonderful comments everyone.
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    Cool stuff, Acadie. Something that would work well on an album cover, actually.

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    I'm digging it Al.

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    Nicely done. I'm digging it as well
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    Quote Originally Posted by edG View Post
    My immediate reaction was a flashback of DeNiro in Taxi Driver
    That was my exact reaction as well The hair is part of it, but the intense gaze is eerily similar.
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