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the Zebra Eye by fuzzyzebra the Zebra Eye by fuzzyzebra
A good 3 days work worth of fur and stripes.

check out the cyanotype print:
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Given 2007-10-01
Contrast is a fundamental pillar in art and design. the Zebra Eye by ~fuzzyzebra uses the Zebra metaphor in splendid detail and fashion! Interesting fact: Zebra stripes are to help the animal hide in the grass from its enemies. Its main predator, the lion, is color blind. ( Suggested by Linay and Featured by lonnietaylor )
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The-Demon-Llama Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2014
This is an outrage, and frankly, a shockingly honest look at search engines bias.

This piece of art is AMAZING!!  You clearly worked very hard on it!  But....let's talk about how you're getting screwed.

I first saw this in during a Powerpoint presentation in my college typography class (at a "for profit school" btw).
I then went home and used Bing and Google to try to find it.  That was easy, but they would rather send me to Pinterest, Facebook, or even "www.getdomainvids.com/keyword/…" and never showed deviantart or you.  

Even on Pinterest, "Bing.com" was labeled as the source, and of course the link didn't ever work right.

What hurt me the most is, in some cases, the watermark had been carefully removed.  If it weren't for that, I never would have known who the actual author of this piece was.  (I'm hoping the author is really you or I'm going to look foolish.)

TL;DR Version:  There are at least 2 search engines, 2 social networks, a shady domain site, and a college making money off your work without giving you credit.  It makes me sick to my stomach and just had to let you know.
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chezbooms Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2014
Great work! looking for a typography artist to do a few t shirt designs. Are you available?
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Realityblade Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2013
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looksharp Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013
This thing changed my life
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shochiku Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2013
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1001G Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013
interesting
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lintu47 Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello :wave:
You have been featured in #ArtHistoryProject's Inspiring Digital Artworks article.
Have a nice day :huggle:
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LITTLEMonsoon Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2012  Student Artist
cool
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andefox3 Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
WOW absolutly amazing!
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joolinakathleen Featured By Owner May 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Holy craaap! So gooooood!


Check out my Original Quotes Design here: [link]
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Cyntrix-GM Featured By Owner May 15, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i remember doing this is art class :P awesome work btw.
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quince-tart Featured By Owner May 10, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I just did opened my eyes really wide and said "AMAAAAAZING!"
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caitlin2407 Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012
heyya i am doing an art project on you and i wondered if you could give me some more information on yourself etc i would appreciate it very much xxx p.s your artwork is amazing I LOVE YOU XXX
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priyarani Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012
I'm impressed. You're truly well informed and very intelligent. You wrote something that people could understand and made the subject intriguing for everyone. Thanks for sharing.Bollywood Songs
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LaRiesaZebra Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2012
Can you tell me how you did this? I would like to try it. It would go GREAT in my room.
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TheNeverEndingPit Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2011  Student Artist
this is really pretty
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RowdyRebel Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2011
LOVE This! Makes me want to make something in typography!
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psyla Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2011
This is absolutely fantastic!!! :)
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KhaoticCosmosis Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
when you type typography into google images this is one of the first images that comes up :D
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2011
wow thats really cool! didnt know that haha!
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KhaoticCosmosis Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
congrats :XD: its well deserved!
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mallikalamonella Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2011
bellissimi :-) una tecnica stupenda
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jhonmgt745 Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2011
I certainly enjoyed the way you explore your experience and knowledge of the subject! Keep up on it. Thanks for sharing the info
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MaryEmilyJuly Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
nice!
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celeste1528 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
awesome!! i love zebras!!!!!!! :heart:
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AhmedMagdy-GFX Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2011
amaaaaaaaaaazing :)
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2011
ty
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whimsy657 Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2011  Student General Artist
this is great. what program did you use to make this? i'd love to learn how to make things like this, or like this one [link] but i have no idea what program i could use to create it. which one did you use for this?
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2011
photoshop cs3 at the time, and the text warp function :)
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whimsy657 Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2011  Student General Artist
Ohhhh okay, I've heard a lot of people use that.

I was thinking of getting Photoshop Ilustrator, since it seems to have either the same or similar text functions, do you know anything about it?

:) Sarah
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sillypillow Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Hey, I've featured this work here! [link] Perhaps you'd like to check it!
Keep up the good work!
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2011
thank you!
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FaeInWonderland Featured By Owner May 31, 2011   Writer
That's lovely. Must have taken forever.
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tomanymonster Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2011
cool
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angez Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2011
...nice! amazing piece.
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XStitchedxDreamsX Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2011  Student General Artist
This is really cool. I'm starting a typography project in school tomorrow and this is one of the examples my teacher showed us, your zebra.
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2011
HAHAHA THAT IS TOO COOL. your teacher is awesome HAHAHAHA
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prettyflour Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
This has been featured in my journal!

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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2011
:la: ty
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Susie-aa Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2011
Never seen typography look this realistic before, excellent work^^
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2011
Thanks :)
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llvllagic Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hi! Can I ask which program did you use? Photoshop?
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2011
yups! photoshop cs3 at the time
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cassie13mang Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
this is an amazing piece!! ur very very talented :clap:
quick question: what technique did u use to get the text to bend/curve/pinch like actual zebra stripes? did u use photoshop?..just wondering, thanks :D
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2010
just photoshop with the text warp function! it can arc and skew words
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cassie13mang Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
very nicely done :D
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fuzzyzebra Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2011
tyQ!
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