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The Forest theme part-1

The forest theme image
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(This is part-1 of a wide panoramic two parts 'Nature' Theme to be installed as the 'Site Zone' main theme.)

A few weeks ago, I was entertaining the possibility of using one of my digital painting compositions as a splash screen in an ocPortal website theme. Since ocPortal offers distinct "welcome" and "site" pages, I considered making two themes; one for the "welcome/splash" page, which would be stripped to the core to act as the canvas for my panoramic painting, and the other more traditional for the "site" itself.

So, here it is; an imaginary scene, deep inside a dark forest.
The full scene is "1920 x 1200"

I wanted it overtly dark so that falling leafs and other elements touched by sun light would stand out in rich tones amid dense and misty undergrowth.

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