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About Deviant Artist Alberich M.Male/United States Group :iconunderwater-photos: Underwater-photos
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Alberich M.
United States
Current Residence: The Bay
Favourite style of art: Subtle Surreality
Favourite cartoon character: Ren
Personal Quote: My work is not stock. I have agreements with the models that allow me to distribute their images.
... and I don't necessarily support it in the various ways the entertainment industry abuses it. It is certainly more often used to protect conglomerates than creative artists.

But taking me to task because you either don't think it should be that way, or you just don't believe me, is kind of missing the point.

If you think I'm wrong about what the law says, go do your own research and satisfy yourself that you're right ... all I tried to do was make people aware of the issues. You can choose for yourself to what degree you're going to let the opinions of others affect what you create.

I don't give out my work as stock because I committed to each model that I would control how they were presented.

My work is mostly nudes; the models want to have confidence that their images won't show up on adult products, and that has actually happened several times.

There are a large number of rather brave nude stock models here that encourage others to use their images. They have given you permission. My models have not.

The models have found and shown me numerous examples of people unknown to me appropriating their likenesses in often crude and sometimes downright nasty ways. I am NEVER going to approve of someone trampling on THEIR rights and it has nothing to with my Copyright.

I like them better than I like you.
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RainaMermaid Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2015
Are you still around ? :)
alberich Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2015
On occasion. I usually only post work here if the model has a DA account ...
Firerozebud Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2015  Student General Artist
These are truly some mind blowing pictures. I love them all
KMenTaL989 Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi... great works and awesome ideas :) inspirational :)
BenGunI Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow, so stunning shots, beautifull!
BRipin Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2015
Great gallery!
RomShuvano Featured By Owner May 5, 2015
Beautiful gallery!
MajinClaudia Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2015
Your work is like a series of breathtaking oil paintings, I am in awe. <3
COMPUTERMANMIK428 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2015
i have a question do you plan to go underwater fully clothed?
artiztul Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2015  Professional Traditional Artist
great job
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