Sept. 4, 2019
Sofa Cushion Challenge YouTube Channel Launched Sofa Cushion Challenge YouTube Channel Launched Sofa Cushion Challenge YouTube Channel Launched
The Sofa Cushion Challenge now has its own YouTube Channel accessible
In hopes of getting the word out in as many different ways as possible, I will be attempting to gain a presence on various social media platforms. YouTube was first.
The real headline at this juncture, though, was the discovery of the incredible work of art at the top of this page posing as a humble royalty-free stock image over on Shutterstock's website. Indeed, searching on Google for a photo I could license for my YouTube banner with such keywords as "sofa, sofa cushion, couch, flying pillows," etc., yielded many interesting and beautiful images. But I simply couldn't pass up this marvelous piece when it appeared. Titled descriptively, "Fictional 3D image of rectangular black sofa with matching cushions and potted broad leaf plant floating in the air," this work was created by someone identified on Shutterstock only as "PlusONE."
I only needed the flying cushions as the banner, so unless you're viewing the YouTube Channel via a television streaming service,
all you'll see are the cushions. It seemed a sacrilege to chop up such a beautiful work, though, so I ended up working it into this website
It is now the hero image, used at the very top of this website's
PlusONE (whoever he or she is) describes him- or herself as a "Photographer, Illustrator / Vector Artist, Videographer Germany." It is my hope, though, that he or she will one day get the recognition as the artist (s)he truly is. To that end, here are a few links: