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Moses, Venezuelan and Jew
Eduardo, Venezuelan and Jewish
California Segals
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santa luzia city III
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Shaking and Water
Migrant girl waits for her parents
Morning mist
dream time
Dragon Fly door handle
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Singapore Light Festival
Crown
Sunset at the pier
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Water and Self
Insect on a Flower
Honor
santa luzia city II
A leaf
A leafs journey
Teton sunset
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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“Hyperstimulation” is a series of photographs that use overlapping imagery and bright, vivid color to create conversation by inducing the overwhelming feeling of anxiety. “Hyperstimulation” is a visual representation of a "stress response," which is the physiological action that the body takes in a fight or flight situation. Although stress responses take many forms, visual hyperstimulation usually manifests as ghosted images, shimmers, blurs, and can feel as if one is in a surreal and dreamlike state.

TAGS: Grief, Michigan, Nature, Wild

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Hazel Park, Michigan, United States of America
Member since 2019
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Copyright:
© Mara Magyarosi-Laytner.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2019
Filed Under: Altered Images
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Detroit, Michigan, United States of America