Man vs King Kong

© Candace M. Cleveland

Man vs King Kong

Uploaded: February 28, 2018 06:17:41 | Entered: February 28, 2018 06:17:41

Description

Having fun with this magnificent sculpture.
This is a composite with added effects.This is close to scale.

Ripley's Believe it or Not Exhibit at Memphis Zoo.

A Thailand-based creative group constructs life-sized sculptures of animals out of thousands of rubber ribbons cut from motorcycle and bicycle tire treads. Each sculpture in the series has an inner metal rebar and wire armature to create the underlying shape and provide support for the massive weight of the tire tread ribbons. The pieces of tire tread are layered to resemble the texture of animal fur.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 155.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 6D

Comments

John Connolly February 28, 2018

A remarkable sight and capture Candace! Nice work! #1704492

frank w. degenhardt level-classic March 01, 2018

This is just amazing Candace. What a fantastic look and what a beautiful work you did. I love how that gorilla looks like it just as soon eat that man or inflict some serious pain to him. It is definitely an imposing figure. Love your details, the colors and setting are gorgeous, the whole look is beautifully presented. Got to see it again, How can we not? Love it Candace. #11681874

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 01, 2018

Fun composite Candace, nice work. #11681942

frank w. degenhardt level-classic March 25, 2018

I love this size comparison. Congratulations on a Staff Favorite that is everyone's favorite. #11686978

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 28, 2018

Congrats on both Staff fav and finalist, Candace. #11687772

frank w. degenhardt level-classic March 29, 2018

Everything about this picture is so beautiful Candace and I want to congratulate you for the gold, but for now, Congratulations on this Finalist. #11688292

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