“The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.”
-- T.S. Eliot
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Strong picture.... Bravo !
24 Jun 2009 5:26am
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24 Jun 2009 5:44am
Great title for an unusual piece...a beautiful strong monotone! The T. S. Eliot quote is thought-provoking.
24 Jun 2009 5:47am
This is such a wonderful find, brilliantly photographed and titled!
24 Jun 2009 6:06am
Superb work of light ! (but I disagree with T.S ELiot :)
24 Jun 2009 6:08am
@k@: Thank you K! I disagree with T.S. Eliot too...but I thought it fit the image :)
excellent light, bravo
UUUUF! , it is of an impressive hardness. A black and white one that emphasizes all the texture.
24 Jun 2009 8:29am
nice picture and strange words of T.S. Eliot
24 Jun 2009 8:49am
Excellent use of light.
24 Jun 2009 8:54am
Wonderful shot !! Lighting is amazing !!! Great job !!
24 Jun 2009 8:58am
Even wooden, this broken mouth, has of the presence !
24 Jun 2009 9:43am
Amazing contrast here, I like the subject.
24 Jun 2009 11:02am
a real artwort. perfect contrast on this great b@w.
24 Jun 2009 11:08am
There is something truly compelling about this shot Sharon! Well done! ;-)
24 Jun 2009 11:13am
ha ha . . you deserve 5-stars for the Title alone ! The carving has great character, too as ut picks up the light in the shot. Creative stuff for sure.
24 Jun 2009 11:26am
Powerful. Especially love how you titled this one!!!
24 Jun 2009 11:27am
great work on the light and texture ! perfect BW !
24 Jun 2009 12:27pm
Great find, and so well shot & processed in B & W --- PERFECTION
24 Jun 2009 1:30pm
Love the contrast, beautiful shot.
24 Jun 2009 1:53pm
Very nice textures! Excellent light for this b/w.
24 Jun 2009 2:05pm
blue, I like your image, like I prefer my steak: WELL DONE!
( actually I am a vegetarian, but I liked the pun...)
24 Jun 2009 2:12pm
@Ken: ...you you rhymed as well :)
I disagree with Eliot. Totally. No use to be schizo to be effective (whatever the job). But of course, it's again a great image. Perfectly illustrating this quote.
24 Jun 2009 2:57pm
Excellent composition of lights... Great Job!!
24 Jun 2009 3:00pm
Such a strong and evocative portraiture!!! Marvelous lighting, contrast and framing! Perfect title too!:-)
24 Jun 2009 3:31pm
Again perfect quote and picture combination. The face has so much expression!
24 Jun 2009 3:48pm
Perhaps Elliot refers to Ego...always worthwhile to loose. best...jerry
24 Jun 2009 3:51pm
lumière superbement gérées, bravo, atmosphère particulière ^^
24 Jun 2009 4:22pm
excellent light and shadow. wonderful image.
24 Jun 2009 4:57pm
Marvelous lighting! and superb image! dans le domaine de l'étrange!
24 Jun 2009 5:43pm
Great b/w. The light is as good as it gets!
24 Jun 2009 5:46pm
Great capture. light and contrast. BRAVO!
24 Jun 2009 6:40pm
A strong, evocative image with a great title and quote! Superb light, composition and contrast!
24 Jun 2009 6:44pm
Love the image and a very suitable quote. I can agree with the first part of it, though the second could be argued. Drained yes, extinction more likely not. Though I think that this can`t be generalized.
24 Jun 2009 6:51pm
Interesting post between the great image and the interesting quote.
24 Jun 2009 6:57pm
Love the weathered-look of this aged split face, really evocative!
24 Jun 2009 7:33pm
great image - very powerful
24 Jun 2009 7:35pm
24 Jun 2009 9:05pm
Really nice capture and what a clever title:-)
24 Jun 2009 9:48pm
An "Oh wow" shot. Wonderful.
25 Jun 2009 12:04am
Great title and you found an excellent photo to go with it. I agree with it 100%. I myself have sacrificed thousands on camera gears & 1-hour photo lab fees, sigh.
25 Jun 2009 12:06am
Superb monochrome. Neat title.
25 Jun 2009 1:13am
Love the contrast here, its very nice.
25 Jun 2009 4:42am
Well framed, good solid dark tones.
25 Jun 2009 5:41am
Tittle is perfect! B/W wonderful, the hoght contrast defines the features perfectly. I like this work, excellent framing too.
25 Jun 2009 8:11am
A great find. The b&w processing fits superbly.
25 Jun 2009 1:23pm
Great shot! Excellent light and BW! Bravo!!!
25 Jun 2009 1:28pm
Fantastic quote. It does make me think!
Wonderful image once again.
25 Jun 2009 2:12pm
Wow love the light in this shot! Amazing photo and sculpture.
25 Jun 2009 3:49pm
This is quite nice. I like how you've done it as an actual portrait. Love that crack. Great title.
25 Jun 2009 4:38pm
Thanks for sharing :)
25 Jun 2009 7:36pm
Cool. Really cool! /Peter
25 Jun 2009 8:09pm
A splitting image.
25 Jun 2009 9:48pm
wow it's been split up alright! i love your use of lighting here sharon.
25 Jun 2009 9:54pm
Hey, you found a title that gives a lot of sense to the capture. The textures are alos great
26 Jun 2009 12:01am
26 Jun 2009 2:47am
What a fantastic find! Perfect title for this piece, but really, how unique. Excellent capture.
26 Jun 2009 3:05am
a wonderfully bold image!! beautiful light and wood grain detail!!!
26 Jun 2009 4:35am
wonderful fractured image. stunning lighting
26 Jun 2009 8:02am
beautiful art even split
27 Jun 2009 6:49am
All I can say is, you do good work. You really do.
27 Jun 2009 9:47pm
excellent title for this image right here.. well seen and captured! :D
28 Jun 2009 4:59pm
Well titled! Great eye to see the potential in this!
30 Jun 2009 10:08pm
Wonderful work, very impressive!
5 Jul 2009 11:43am
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