Your ego creates a barrier between itself and the outside world, providing comfort while protecting its emotions and feelings, and hiding its vulnerabilities, insecurities and lack of self confidence. You are most concerned with power and control, hanging onto information and things rather than giving out to others. You are very strong, contained and sophisticated, although at times you can also be perceived as aloof, withholding and pessimistic.
PHOTOGRAPHY AND PAINT PORTRAITS - Philippine artist Janus Miralles makes very beautiful abstract portraits by mixing photography and paint as a way to create. Often in black and white, faces are erased with a certain darkness, as if they were burnt.