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About Deviant Member Connor JohnsonMale/United States Group :iconpointandshootpride: PointAndShootPride
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Who Are You? (Redraw) by ThrashMetallix

This picture is both very cute and very pleasing to look at! The detail for the backgrounds and effects works wonders and places the vi...

Minecraft Lego Island by Spankreas

An impressive work done out of minimal parts. The photography angles capture each subject quite well, and the lighting does wonders for...

So, in celebration of this website's 14th birthday (dang, this place is old), people are describing how they first came across dA.  Here's my story.

Back in 2010, my neighbor and friend, :iconsamdobb:, was telling me about this comic he found online.  I eventually caved, and looked it up.  That comic was "Night of the Were-Ed" by :iconnintendo-nut1: After about a month of hovering on that one page, I ventured deeper into deviantART.  

I shadowed the site until June 2011, when I created my own page, intending to write fanfiction and other stories.  That never came to fruition.  Instead, most of my popular submissions were minecraft screenshots. My first watch, :iconkitfox-crimson:, created a Nuzlocke run, which tossed me back into the world of Pokemon.  Searching for other nuzlocke comics, I came across one done by :iconcocoaferret: 

The fall of 2011, she posted an application for an original character tournament, :iconend-run--pokemon-oct: 

I was hooked.

That oct dominated my life for its two years of running, honing my artistic skills, and also my writing.  Now, I've all but forgotten my original intentions, loving this site and the communities that have sprung up. Even though End Run is gone, other groups have come to my attention, and I'm busier than ever.

Thanks for the past years, dA.  Here's to many more.
  • Mood: Daily Needs
  • Listening to: Trampoline- The Unlikely Candidates
  • Reading: Clibola Burn
  • Watching: Creepypasta vids
  • Playing: War Thunder
  • Eating: bagel


Connor Johnson
United States
ID BY :icongoddess-chachi:

Ok then... what to put here...

I'm currently in college with a declared major of Mechanical Engineering. I post a bunch of digital art, maybe some traditional now and then, who knows? You will see lots of Pokemon. Many other ideas will come by, and I have ideas for stories, but life gets in the way.

So thanks for stopping by, maybe you'll see something you like!


War Thunder Fan [Stamp] by TheAngryFishbed
I imagine with music Stamp by tastelessfate rise against stamp by josephhaubert Imagine Dragons Stamp by gelatineuse
it mocks me by ajCorza
Mightyena Stamp by Kibichu Female Samurott. by Monster-Boar Pokemon by Daakukitsune

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planeteleven Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the fav! :)
CharukuNova Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
thank you for the favs.
LustfulRat Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
Thx for the fav! :D
NinjaWolf226 Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the fav!
SomemuttupNorth Featured By Owner 6 days ago
No problem!
artisticpuppy Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for the fav ^^
RaKooNZacK Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
thanks for the fav =3
arthondesign Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2014  Student General Artist
Thanks a lot for fave!
nomyai Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014
Thank you for FAVing Mang's ship, enjoy!

Sorry I'm late with this, been way too busy for too long.
shadow-chameleon Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2014  Student Writer
Hai sir Mutt that I did not know about before today yet we seem to be in the same group of friends. ouo*waves*
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