Abstract Snapmatic Camera Obscura [Pic Heavy]
Posted 17 July 2014 - 10:57 AM
Now technically, yes, its a sunset. And a car. But I feel this particular shot is much more about colour, shape and contrast than it is about "here is my car at sunset". Which would look more like...
Just curious, but can you and Hentia explain why you hide your posts behind spoilers when there's nothing to spoil?
Posted 18 July 2014 - 09:26 PM
From the abstract to the surreal...
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Posted 19 July 2014 - 07:41 AM
I feel this particular shot is much more about colour, shape and contrast
That was my thinking on these 2...
Although not so much colour on the second
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Posted 30 July 2014 - 10:15 PM
Anyone knows how to get rid of the black framing on the side?
Giving me breaking bad tease for some reason
Posted 25 September 2014 - 08:34 PM Edited by fw3, 25 September 2014 - 08:35 PM.
Well, this thread had been deleted for unknown reasons, and thanks to Tiger & Raavi for leading in the right directions, it's back and I'm grateful! Thank you both!
And it came up in some discussion about what the word "abstract" means and how it's perceived. The intention of the thread was to promote an indulgent examination of the fine details in GTAO that are so easily overlooked or dismissed as we play. The "abstract" nature is the almost unrecognizable yet beautiful spot that might make us take pause to admire.
Here's my latest example, in effort to keep this thread positive, relevant, and worthy of an on-going conversation about GTA, art, and how they both play a role in our culture.
Would love to see more contributions to this discussion! Cheers!
(on the other side of the wall at LSC where the hotel employees smoke and talk about your mom)
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Posted 25 September 2014 - 08:38 PM
I don't really do obscure..but this could be a new artistic direction:
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Posted 25 September 2014 - 11:51 PM
A picture my friend took awhile back.
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Posted 26 September 2014 - 01:56 AM
its a glitch but whatevs, thought it would fit the abstract criteria
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Posted 27 September 2014 - 03:14 AM
I love it all, so I'm a bit biased. I have a bizarre taste for visuals, so for me – they're all amazing! Just that we're all taking time to see things a little different... it's great.
Here's a couple more to, hopefully, inspire:
Title: Gory Hole
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Posted 27 September 2014 - 04:39 AM Edited by 8up local, 27 September 2014 - 04:41 AM.
i feel this doesn't really belong here, but something about it i find very interesting. probibly the shapes and reflections i guess.
and no the car is not chrome if you're wondering,
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Posted 27 September 2014 - 04:50 AM
There's a difference between "surreal" and "abstract," though the two can often intermingle.
I love the graphic surrealism of the hearses and the church, and the colors and shapes surrounding the Coquette (?) make it a very appealing location.
Here's something I took tonight. While definitely abstract, it's surreal as well. I mean, we all recognize sun coming in through a window, but it's a fiery haze, making it unclear just what the heck is going on! It was in the hanger at Sandy Shores airport where I finished a Gang Fight.
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Posted 27 September 2014 - 04:55 AM
Carbonizzare fw3, careful we don't want to upset any Coq lovers.
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Posted 27 September 2014 - 05:04 AM Edited by VolkXue, 27 September 2014 - 05:05 AM.
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