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Horde of Guinea Pigs! by Clerdy Horde of Guinea Pigs! by Clerdy
Piggies!
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Now I've looked at all three shots of your wonderful family before writing this. Out of the three this is my favorite due to the warmer light. did the sun just come through a little on this one or was it the flash?
Either way, applause is due for managing to keep so many piggies on a staircase for the duration of the photo shoot. I can see several of them moving between each picture, and to imagine with the grass so close by to tempt them, just wow, good job.

As for things that possibly could improve the image even further.. Hard to point out that much really, but either having only the staircase in the picture, or cleaning out the clutter in the background would bring even more attention to the nearly 40 points of super cuteness. I know the side-panels were necessary to keep them in place, but they could be photoshopped away by using a picture taken from the exact same angle without any piggies or panels in it.

Another thing is to give more thought to which piggie is placed where. Some places two white next to one another makes each hard to distinguish, same with the black ones. Paying attention to this would bring more focus to the identity of each.

Overall, a really good picture, fantastic idea and well executed, you are lucky to have them :)
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wdnest Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2015  Professional Writer
Impressive that you got them all sitting and looking forward.
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SteelMagnito Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So fluffy! One of them at the top left is like the spitting image of my now passed Marshmallow. All are super guinea models!!!
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Westie9 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Stunning! So cute.
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Meriyana Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2014
How many piggies do you have? I can't really count them... ^^
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horsesrmylife78 Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014
Gorgeous picture! WOAH that piggy family is seriously impressive!! How did you get all of them? Do you breed them or something? How many cages do you have? These questions are probably super annoying haha I'm just curious! I've only had two at a time before, and I know that just two is a lot of work! :)
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Hahaha this pic is quite old now so a lot of them aren't around anymore unfortunately!

We took it with the help of my brother, mum and neighbour literally putting them back in place every second! You should see the outtakes haha!

My mum still has quite a lot but no where near this many anymore. Probs down to 30 now I think!

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Squad1rox Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2014
How did you get them to stay still?
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CeaSanddorn Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
good education ;-)
sitting in a row and waiting for something...maybe to eat...
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha a lot of help my my mum and brother!! x
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yuggleganesh Featured By Owner May 2, 2013
I think this is my most favorite picture LOL
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Clerdy Featured By Owner May 6, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha good :):):) It's one of my faves too :D

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TheAppelflap1 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
its....CUTE!!!!:iconomgsocuteplz:
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Fatality-Like-Ghosts Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
How did you get them all to stay put? I had two bunnies that NEVER sat still enough for me to take their picture.
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JDM4CHRIST Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
AWWWWWWW!!!!!!!
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Taka67 Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2012
Who's that knocking at the door? AAAAAAAAAAAHHHHH!!!! :nuu:
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AgeofToil Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
It's like you're giving them roll call. So cute!
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allieantic Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2012
so much piggs <3
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So-ghislaine Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
ohhhhhhh wooooww! So many Guinea Piggies <3 I only have 3!
Aren't guinea pigs the most adorable pets ever?
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
They sure are!!!x
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Siobhan68 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Professional General Artist
Priceless!
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irishdragonfly7 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
so much Guinea Pig LOVE!! So much cuteness!
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Pollux-Pictures Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, so many piggies! o.O
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WardenHU Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Mother of.. Guinea Pigs this is really funny :D and great. I also would like to know how did you manage to get them stay in one place,for more than 0.5 seconds:P (I had one but he was unstoppable :P)
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
My mum, neighbour and brother are constantly moving them back, most of them are ok and used to this kind of caper but the younger ones are just crazy!!x
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WardenHU Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Haha, that must be a funny task :P They are beautiful by the way^^ Hope to se more of these little guys and gals :D
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TwoWhiteHorses Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012
That is really cool, how tid you get them all to stay still?
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Help from my mum,neighbour and brother.
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TwoWhiteHorses Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012
Great job!:)
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Clerdy Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Haha thanks :).x
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MoonBeatz Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2012
sweet :happybounce:
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