Graphic design etc.: designbyvictoriap.daportfolio.com/

Drawings and 3D graphics: artbyvictoriap.daportfolio.com/

Photography: photosbyvictoriap.daportfolio.com/

About me:
I'm a self taught fashion and conceptual photographer.

I live for art and poetic writing. I have no idea what I'd do if I couldn't be creative. I just cannot stop creating.

I've been drawing since I was 2, writing since I was 13 and photographing since I was 16.

Any questions? You can reach me on byebyeomoide[at]yahoo.com

My equipment:
Camera - Canon EOS 450D
Lenses - 18-55mm, 50mm F1.4, 18-200mm
Lighting - Natural, daylight lamp, regular lamps
Editing software - Photoshop, Lightroom
Other - Tripod, wireless remote, mini reflector, tablet



When did you start photographing?
- December 2006. But I started taking "serious" photos late 2007.

Are you a professional model?
- No.

What does your username mean?
- オモイデ (omoide) is Japanese and means memory, so basically it's "bye bye memory".

Why do you call yourself bye bye オモイデ?
- Long story short; I fell in love with a Japanese song where the lyrics said bye bye オモイデ, and then I felt like using it as a username. Also, I think bye bye オモイデ describes how life is, especially photography. We say bye to memories and capture them in a photo.

What inspires you?
- Everything.

Who are your favorite artists?
- Tim Walker, Kuang Hong, David LaChapelle, Zhang Jingna, Sølve Sundsbø, Annie Leibovitz, Patrick Demarchelier, James Hawkins...just to name a few. ;)

Why do you take so many self portraits?
- For various reasons. Reason number one is it's fun. But honestly, why I do doesn't matter.

May I blog your photos?
- Of course, as long as they link back to my photostream, or you credit me somehow. :)

Can we be friends on Skype/Facebook/whatever?
- I only add friends...


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COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All of my pictures are copyrighted, so if you'd like to get in trouble, then please steal, re-produce, distribute, manipulate, replicate, etc. But if you for some reason would like to use my work, send me a PM about it. Thanks you.



Cheers! c[ ] c[ ]

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    Christiaan Rijnhart says:

    "I can't say it enough but Victoria, I am so glad I have met you!
    You are such a wonderful & sweet person with a, lets say, an interesting fantasy ; D and not to forget your sense of humour, it's absolutely brilliant!

    I seriously hope you will be able to spend and enjoy many more hours on photography and all the other forms of art.
    The things you create are definitely unique and overloaded with emotions & awesomeness. f0 real!

    Once more Victoria, thank you for sharing your work & even a bigger thank you for being such an awesome friend!

    I hope we will stay in touch for a long long time lil sau! ; D

    Br05 b4f0r3 L0W5! < 3 ^^"

    October 5th, 2009

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    Genergrohl says:

    "if there is any definition of fabulous... that is you :)"

    August 19th, 2009

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    ·teleoalreves· says:

    She is from another planet


    January 10th, 2009

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    andrewfphoto says:

    "The muse I have not yet met.

    Each time I view her and her work, a flurry of activity kick starts somewhere inside me - I can't quite figure out where it is, but it is the feeling of being encapsulated by creativity and depth of spirit.

    And her talent continues to grow exponentially."

    December 15th, 2008

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    jeffelix69 says:

    "Bye Bye is a young deep artist fell in love of many kind of sperimental visions about human person. Her self portraits are one of the best part of her work, so original and good conceived..but more of this she can go with the camera in another world and come back at home, with the precious sensitivity of a real artist!
    Hope the best for U wonderful girl! jeffelix69/Gio"

    October 11th, 2008

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    Krisztina Tordai says:

    "You're better and better.. :D"

    October 4th, 2008

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    vale p* says:

    "i'm really in LOVE with your stream.


    September 17th, 2008

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    Lampeduza says:

    "dreamy like a dream!! amazing work"!"

    September 9th, 2008

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    *Mey says:

    "If you're scared to talk to her ( might be because of her scary look on her face !!) haha kidding don't be :p. She's one of the sweetest persons i've met, funny,talented and willing to help you if you have any questions .Her art is amazing and so is she!"

    July 23rd, 2008

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    o_evil_1 says:

    Only recently have I come across your fabulous work. Your concepts are unique and outstanding. I look forward to seeing more.
    Melissa x"

    July 6th, 2008

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    death and gravity says:

    " bye bye オモイデ's brilliant images are filled with raw emotion and beauty, they are just stunning. Her fantastic use of texture, light, and depth of field create dreamy sometimes dark windows into another world."

    March 27th, 2008

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    Hannibal Poenaru says:

    "That's a beautiful evolution since the first portraits. the model and the framing are majestic and a true professionalism appeared with time in the post treatment of the photos.
    Now i impatiently waits for new ones. Bravo , i am a fan :)"

    February 27th, 2008

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    bagirka's twilight says:

    "Amasing girl with amasing vision on everything, ur portraits are - breath-taking!"

    February 27th, 2008

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    jackbritboy says:

    "bye bye オモイデ has a great talent and the eye of a true artist. I love the emotions pervading in her photos. And her self portrait is dynamic, and mesmerizing!"

    February 26th, 2008

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    flightless bird says:

    "Captivating, beautiful, creative, unique, inspiring."

    February 14th, 2008

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    e|[d]|ge. says:

    "bye bye オモイデ has an amazing collection of photos. They are eerie and dark. Creative and full of stories. Bursting with emotions. She has a lot to say, so listen. Her photos are wonderful compositions filled with a vintagesque feel and full of harmonies in color."

    January 30th, 2008

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    Toughrock4x4.com says:

    "Definitely "bye bye オモイデ" is a favored girl, i can not describe her with words, She has very different afflatus with her photos, alluring ,adoring and amazing. so much as every pixel in photos are full of her intelligence! she is my favourite photographer and model on flickr. 顽张れ!"

    January 26th, 2008

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    Laurence Guenoun says:

    "Just a big WOW for this imressive work.

    January 15th, 2008

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    ~Transverbero~ says:

    "~bye bye オモイデ ビクトリア~

    I Love how she can make you feel her emotions through her photos.
    Her photos always inspire me. Thank you ビクトリア for letting us see the world through your eyes"

    November 30th, 2007

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    conwest_john says:

    "By turns moody, hot-blooded, innocent and bleak-humoured, bye bye ????'s photos are often stunning and always dramatic. She knows how to fill the camera frame and her photos don't waste our time. In fact she gives us photos which are worthwhile ways of filling our time.

    I suspect that bye bye ???? is a little bit like her photos - a little bit moody, a little bit hot-blooded, and a little bit innocent, but it's her sense of humour which, when combined with those photos, makes me recommend that someday she pursue a career in photography."

    November 30th, 2007

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    Srta. Lunares (fue un placer... Jesús, Abe, Bea, says:

    "I love your photos. You are a great and creative photographer and your work seems like your personality :) you are good, baby xD"

    November 27th, 2007

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    ♥ Electric Barbarella says:

    "Victoria is a great photographer, especially in portraiture pictures (which are my favorites ^-^), she has a very unique raw style, that's pretty recognizable.

    You are a very beautiful girl!!"

    November 22nd, 2007

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    The Shape of my Head says:

    "Victoria is very expressive in her shots!!
    I like so much her style,I like the colors of her photos and portraits!!
    I think also she is very creative in her shoots!!
    She has a good photostream!!!"

    November 18th, 2007

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    *Michelle*(meechelle) says:

    "She is a very creative and artistic photographer! An awesome flickr friend who takes the time to view other's photos and leave kind comments."

    November 16th, 2007

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    Usingyourbrain says:

    "I like her vision, her colors on the pictures, sometimes terrific, sometimes happy things :)"

    November 14th, 2007

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    AraiGodai says:

    "beautiful, both her self and her vision. so much feeling and mood in her shot. she's experimenting her way to become an awesome artist. glad to have her as a contact."

    November 13th, 2007

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    Anoop Negi says:

    "Bye Bye !!

    Now she has the most fascinating photo stream full of grungy effects that are at once appealing and arresting. To every word or phrase in the English langauage she gives a meaning with her photographs. Spectacular !!

    These are great hallmarks of creativity. Way to go !!"

    October 28th, 2007

Victoria Charlotte Pettersen
June 2007
Oslo, Norway
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Female and Taken