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"Gentle Haunting" by Jodi K. Shaffner

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I don't like this one much right now. I was going for a more transparent effect. She's supposed to be a young elven girl who died in an attack on her home by some demons. Her parents were enslaved and she haunts her home and surrounding wood waiting to be reunited with her family. The photos were taken by me, except the picture of the little girl (my niece). I have both the written permission of the photographer (Denise Brown) and my niece's parents to use this photo.


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20 Jun 200445 Janna Shepard
I think it looks good...So sad...I want to give her a hug if she wouldnt blow away...

:-) Jodi K. Shaffner replies: "She does look sad, but even in her hauntings her sweet, precocious nature endears her to all who meet her."
21 Jun 200445 Jess johnson
Wow this so beautiful - and so sad. There's such a strong atmosphere in this picture. You're really talented. Well done!

:-) Jodi K. Shaffner replies: "I am glad you like it. I wasn't sure if it really portrayed what I wanted it to, but it seems to do the job."
13 Jul 2004:-) Wendy Bittnerová
This pic has a wonderful, mystical quality...if you'll excuse the pun, I'll say it's a haunting image *smiles*...Great Pic!

1 Jodi K. Shaffner replies: "Thank you Wendy, I like this one more with every comment since I wasn't sure if it really conveyed what I wanted it to."
28 Aug 2005:-) Gabs Béland
Wow jodi...This pic certainly is full of meaning...The little girl is simply adorable...And i like the overall appearance of the picture, its truly a wonderful work of art ^__^
4 Feb 200845 Anon.
is that a deer with her on the other side of the tree?
12 Feb 2008:-) Shalane Leigh Jarnagin
Beautifully heartbreaking story and a stunning piece of artwork...
24 Jun 200845 Anon.
dont change a thing! its magical!
1 Mar 2009:-) Elizabeth k tribe
love it, my favorite is the mix of black and white and colour lovelovelove it
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'Gentle Haunting':
 • Created by: :-) Jodi K. Shaffner
 • Copyright: ©Jodi K. Shaffner. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Elven, Forest, Ghost, Girl, Haunting, Manipulation, Photo, Young
 • Categories: Dream Imagery, Elf / Elves, Ghosts, Ghouls, Aparitions, Photo-/model based compositions, or photorealism
 • Techniques: Computer-coloured Picture, Computer Program, Mixed Media
 • Submitted: 2004-06-11 17:44:41
 • Views: 7126
 • Resolution: 700x500

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