When I was younger I was fortunate enough to get a copy of Photoshop. It introduced me to the whole digital world and I wanted to get my hands on as much information as I could. There were amazing online communities who helped support and cheer each other on. Everyone was trying to figure things out and it helped to know I wasn't alone and that there were people into exactly what I was into.
It just takes one person to be excited about what you do. I think Eily embodies this idea in Above the Clouds.
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