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Alive by La--BohemeDryad by J-u-d-a-sCollab-Stolen youth by CindysArt
The Necromancer's Apprentice by artsangelIn Autumn Park by AliaChekRomantic History of Qinhuai River by lunaouyang
Lost in thought by KCsummerzWaiting.. by megan7The violin girl by MarkOo-ART
Wilhelmina, Quaint Noble by depingoPortrait: Natasha 2 by TunaRebornHold Me by mounabht
Softly Dawn by dreamswomanwatching from afar by VampriceEvilA summer day by CindysArt
In my bubble (autism) by tryskellRenewal by amethystmstocki Can Fly by dimazpandu
Dining Room Past by max-bogAcorns of Bliss by floatingsailboatSouls of Ravens by Aeternum-Art
Passersby by xetobyteBirds by Aleks-Design-1

:iconkirilee:kirilee ways in on stock copyrights & the use of off site stock providers: www.deviantart.com/journal/Sto…
Please remember the use of images found in Google search Queries are NOT Stock! Any website posting images without credit for photographer or copyright owner is not stock. In other words if it's a photograph of a celebrity and you did not personally take the photograph you shouldn't use it as a reference for a drawing or painting or digital artworks! Especially if the new work looks significantly like the original. I have seen a LOT of these here ;( apparently DA is letter their own rules slide ;(

As per US government Copyrights Derivative and compilations including my Work are Copyrightable by the creator of the derivative or compilation because "the resulting work as a whole constitutes
a new work." Please government document on Derivative and Compiled artworks: "Copyright in Derivative Works and Compilations" from the United States Copyright Offices.

For those that question my watermarks and copyright notices, I want to explain two simple things. Many of my stock providers disallow commercial work and ask for licensing fees if their work is used in commercial work, which includes but is not limited to album, cd, and book covers, advertizing, games and many more things for which artists make a profit. Secondly, I do not sell my own work thus I believe it is unfair for others to make a profit of my work. This is work. I do not simply cut and paste stock images together and say its done. I take time to blend colors, saturation, tones, light & shadows, create and add textures as well other techniques to create my artwork. Please respect my work, process, and all stock providers by not using my work for your own endeavors. Thank You.

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:iconjohnpatience:
Thanks for faving my ramblings, much appreciated as always :)
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Thank you very much for the :+fav: Sophia
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Manink 2 days ago  Professional Filmographer
Thank you very much dear Sophia for all the faves :hug::heart:
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CaryAndFrankArts 3 days ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks so much for faving! :hug:'s
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MrPanek Apr 6, 2014  New member Student Digital Artist
Thank you very much for the fav!

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MaliciaRoseNoire Apr 6, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks for the :+fav: :glomp: !
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TVD-Photography Apr 6, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thank you for the fave on Dingo :hug: ^-^
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PSD-Graphics Apr 4, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks so much for the :+fav: fav.me/d7c7594 :)
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NebelelfeNaemy Apr 4, 2014   Digital Artist
Thank you :hug:
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Eue-Art Apr 3, 2014  Student General Artist
Thank you for the fav!!
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