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April 18, 2011
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NIKON CORPORATION
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NIKON D60
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Feb 28, 2011, 7:35:40 PM
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Diversity by Anton101 Diversity by Anton101
An amazing quote from an even more amazing author.
Peace and love!

EDIT: As pointed out in the critique below, the band on the side has seven colours instead of six (as per the LGBT flag). That's because it's modeled after the rainbow and not the flag :) Please read the reply to the critique for a better explanation!
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Critique by thestarsprism Apr 21, 2011, 4:37:45 PM
I'll choose this one to critique next. I personally think that this is your strongest one yet (although there is one glaring problem). I'm assuming that this was intentionally released to coincide with the Day of Silence?

The first thing that I see when I look at this is the pride flag. Now, I'm probably just a -bit- too discerning, but something's wrong here. Hmm... You have red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet; and you also have some other thing between the violet and blue.

You added in an extra color! :laughing: The LGBT flag has never included dark purple! If that was for artistic purposes, or mere forgetfulness, please tell me in the feedback. It would be a bit offsetting to have a poster up that got the colors wrong.

With that out of the way, I love the rest of it. I love the subtle shading in the white background. It almost sort of filled up the white space, which is important for such a large poster with so little going on. I also love how the colors have a sort of shading going on.

Even though this poster is very simple, I'm sure that a lot of effort went into it. Most LGBT posters that I've seen will go completely overboard and have a bunch of crazy stuff going on. Not this, however. I love how "DIVERSITY" is spaced out to different lines. It's minimalist and powerful at the same time. And its proportion to the quote (which is a great quote by the way) is spot on.

Great job overall. I really love it.
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Kjesta Featured By Owner May 24, 2013  Student General Artist
This is so lovely, thanks for reminding me of this beautiful quote!
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minhthao4k Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
i love it <3
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Marqueza Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2011
In regard to the six vs. seven colours argument ONE COULD SAY that it is all encompassing of everyone as opposed to any one group.

Anyway, this is really cool.
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:iconanton101:
Anton101 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Exactly :) Thank you!
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Insaneymaney Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2011  Student General Artist
do i have ur permission to use this in an lgbt video collab im gonna make? :)
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:iconanton101:
Anton101 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Yeah of course :) Enjoy
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kiefers24 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2011   General Artist
:+fav: b e a u t i f u L :+fav:
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:iconanton101:
Anton101 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Thank you!
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nikki-ns Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I like it.
(Roy G Biv :))
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Anton101 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Thanks :)
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