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Old Man Winter

Old Man Winter

Image Title: Old Man Winter
Source: Mars Global Surveyor

Description

Tilt your head to the left, look closely and you'll see him. Long hair covering one half of his face, a bulbous nose and a mouth hanging slightly open as if about to speak. Composed of snow and ice, he is older than the human race.

Source Image Background

The foundation and inspiration for this artwork was a Mars Global Surveyor Wide Angle Camera view of the north polar cap of Mars.

Image Processing

All processing of this image was done with Adobe Photoshop.

Wallpaper Download

I have created a low resolution version of Old Man Winter for use as a desktop wallpaper. I am making this wallpaper available for your personal use only. It is not to be modified or redistributed in any form by any means. All rights are retained by the artist.

Old Man Winter, 1024 x 768 Wallpaper Image by Jim Plaxco


2005 Jim Plaxco, www.marsartgallery.com