Ophelia

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    My interpretation of Ophelia from Shakespeare's Hamlet, based on the slightly famous painting by John Everett Millais in 1852.

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Millais_-_Ophelia.jpg

    You can barely see that there's real water in there, but that didn't stop everything getting wet and things floating where they weren't supposed to!

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    1. S Bavido 49 months ago | reply

      Much as I hate that play (and I'm an English teacher!), I do like this shot. Good job.

    2. Diana Lunareja 49 months ago | reply

      OMG i love that play and i love that painting you used for inspiration!! :) this picture has made me smile a lot :)

    3. leg0fenris 48 months ago | reply

      Very nice colours tones and setup... and a great play!

    4. luanatica 48 months ago | reply

      kkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk

    5. Wulfus 48 months ago | reply

      Mad, mad, mad! I love this!

    6. MargotMorgue - Caterina Gualtieri 47 months ago | reply

      Whit this photo you're welcome on my world!
      I love this!!!

    7. VIVICHOU 47 months ago | reply

      How beautiful

    8. SheridanCJ 47 months ago | reply

      Lll. (dying sound effect)

    9. amesmb 46 months ago | reply

      Hehe, nice. :-)

      I've seen this "slightly famous" painting far more than several of the photos interpreted here. Maybe the Mona Lisa would be a good one- hardly any that are more famous.

    10. Paolo Bosetti 46 months ago | reply

      It also remembers me «Where the Wild Roses Grow», by Nick Cave and Kylie Minogue, see the video on youtu.be/6s8Yii4d-II

    11. itslour 46 months ago | reply

      oh my! this is awesome!!!!!! love the original painting and love your photo! greatly done

    12. SOLLA* 45 months ago | reply

      wonderful!!

    13. german h 43 months ago | reply

      if only I could fave it twice or thrice

    14. Candy Pop 42 months ago | reply

      So amazing...

    15. bkhl 42 months ago | reply

      Maybe some oil or something would have given off better reflections. Or possibly getting some ripples going with a fan. Good one in any case.

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