“We do not remember days, we remember moments. The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten.”
-- Cesare Pavese
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The silhouette against the sparkling water flow is interesting. A beautiful B&W!
5 Jul 2009 5:39am
Beautifully taken shot, love the light on the water it really makes it sparkle.
5 Jul 2009 5:45am
the graphics in this one are perfect, the shadow-light séparation perfect to, a very pleasant picture
5 Jul 2009 7:14am
Strong reflection from water flow is dazzling. Precious moment, indeed.
5 Jul 2009 8:24am
beautiful moment of pause, against the light and water, very nice effect !
5 Jul 2009 8:43am
in time ....Great shot
I loooooooooooooooove this image. WOw, and even wOw-WoW... Sorry, no real words available, this photo is stunning, love the light on his forearm* Brava :)
5 Jul 2009 9:55am
That's a bit melancholic, but sooo beautiful! I love the water drops on the back and the sad kid in the front, most of all I like the choice of b/w for this picture!
5 Jul 2009 10:01am
Fantastic composition! You've captured the light and shadow perfectly. Bravo!
5 Jul 2009 11:09am
great background and subject.
5 Jul 2009 11:39am
This is stunning Sharon! Wonderful use of light and motion to create a unique capture. Definitely a 5-star contribution!!! ;-)
5 Jul 2009 11:41am
The use of light and shadow here is just stunning and very clever. The quotation gives a trong sens to the pic. I like both A LOT. Wonderful !!
5 Jul 2009 12:04pm
One moment indeed! Frozen in time...
Ever seen the movie Big Fish? Maybe you could break the water curtain apart with your hand as well. Beautiful!
(Oops, I think I just broke my own rule about not to praise a work... well, rules are mend to be broken, I guess? :-))
5 Jul 2009 12:31pm
Exposing to the lights has been the best idea, the perfect decission to create this image so beautiful. The boy appears to be thinking, his thoughts sparkling like the water.
5 Jul 2009 1:48pm
This is super. love the silhouette and bokeh.
5 Jul 2009 2:07pm
And what a moment, refreshing ! Highlights really evoking hot air while shadows and water refresh !
5 Jul 2009 2:15pm
Excellent!! This photo is stunning! Fantastic composition! Bravo!
5 Jul 2009 2:31pm
I just love your use of "value"! As I do the way you simplify your images (always with forethought and expertise)!
5 Jul 2009 2:48pm
Very nice B and W shot !!!
5 Jul 2009 3:43pm
Composition is really perfect, very interesting portrait! Bravo!
5 Jul 2009 3:49pm
As they have said - perfect and enjoyable!
5 Jul 2009 4:13pm
5 Jul 2009 4:34pm
Beautiful light and composition.
5 Jul 2009 4:43pm
great mood created here sharon. it's like a moment where a kid enjoys the fountain pouring down beside him and he just wants to go in and take the splash!
5 Jul 2009 4:48pm
Wonderful, poignant capture. Terrific quote and title; a major goal of mine is to live in the moment; one of the times that I do that is when I am shooting.
5 Jul 2009 5:01pm
So wonderful that words made me ... a masterpiece
5 Jul 2009 5:29pm
I feel a certain calm in this picture. But also neglect. Emotions collide!! Wonderful work.
5 Jul 2009 5:34pm
very nice silhouette shot of this person.. it seems he/she's enjoying the view from that fountain..
5 Jul 2009 5:48pm
I like the silhouette and the background.
5 Jul 2009 6:15pm
The photography serves for not forgetting these moments.
Beautiful photo illustrating perfectly the sentence of Cesare Pavese.
5 Jul 2009 7:10pm
So good B/W tone always inspires me to do something...
5 Jul 2009 7:17pm
Perfect...perfect...perfect....I wish I had time to sit and think like this.
5 Jul 2009 7:23pm
gran imagen! me encanta el agua y el chico gran composición el B&W perfecto
5 Jul 2009 7:32pm
5 Jul 2009 9:02pm
Have a nice week.
5 Jul 2009 9:12pm
Well composed; this young man is deep in meditation or else resting in the cool shade on a hot as blazes day.
5 Jul 2009 9:31pm
Very good !
5 Jul 2009 9:32pm
Great moment the one that you have frozen with the wisdom of your view and your accurate eye. Gorgeous backlighting
5 Jul 2009 10:13pm
A wonderful memory of summer. The lighting is gorgeous and the composition perfect.
5 Jul 2009 11:40pm
This is a beautiful, beautiful shot! Love the silhouette and the lighting is gorgeous.
6 Jul 2009 4:37am
Very captivating photo. He seems so at peace.
6 Jul 2009 5:02am
i know i also say this -- but what a DREAMSCAPE!!! faaabulous work BC -- just faaabulous!!!
6 Jul 2009 5:16am
This is a really nice way to give us a silhouette. Shooting behind the window or the sun is getting old. The fountain is a nice way to tweak the formula.
6 Jul 2009 5:31am
superbe ce contre jour !
6 Jul 2009 5:39am
Seems very moody, especially since it's a young person.
6 Jul 2009 5:45am
Aboslutely brilliant composition for this nice backlight. Nothing I can think of to improve this foto.
6 Jul 2009 7:46am
Un superbe contre jour! sous une pluie de lumière! Je suis très admirative de votre créativité!!
6 Jul 2009 8:09am
Love the contrast between fluid and dinamic water and the static silhouette.
Reflective kid gives a touch of depth to the scene.
6 Jul 2009 9:12am
Beautiful lights and shadows Sharon! Well captured and presented.
6 Jul 2009 9:16am
6 Jul 2009 10:08am
Me gusta mucho como se distingue la silueta de este niño, delante de esa fuente iluminada.
6 Jul 2009 10:25am
Love the high contrast..the mood you've captured. Excellent use of backlight.
6 Jul 2009 12:05pm
Beautiful framing, great silhouette and reflection
6 Jul 2009 12:53pm
Wonderful contemplative image with those words.
6 Jul 2009 1:17pm
wonderful silhouette shot. First I thought its before a window. You are really know how to play with the light.
6 Jul 2009 2:19pm
Nice quote to go with this image, excellent.
6 Jul 2009 3:25pm
Nice shoot, really good game wiyh ligt and shadow , Phil.
6 Jul 2009 4:18pm
Wonderful picture ! Bravo !
6 Jul 2009 4:35pm
A powerful image . . really sparks the senses.
6 Jul 2009 4:55pm
Strong portrait of this boy in silhouette against the fountain! The light fall on the lower part and shoulder of the boy is beautiful.
6 Jul 2009 5:15pm
All around fantastic image-great composition and capture of shadow and light!
6 Jul 2009 7:33pm
6 Jul 2009 9:55pm
I wonder what he is pondering! Your images always make me think.
6 Jul 2009 11:50pm
Nice silhouette in front of that wall of water.
7 Jul 2009 1:02am
wonderful image. the water seems to be made of light.
7 Jul 2009 2:38am
Excellent use of light on the fountain!
7 Jul 2009 4:41am
holy shit! this shot is awesome!! it is so deep in meaning!
7 Jul 2009 4:57am
The beauty lies in... what's not said or shown. The water gushing upward is like his emotion. Nice shot.
7 Jul 2009 8:52pm
another fantastic back light... stunning ! great !
7 Jul 2009 8:54pm
J'aime beaucoup !
8 Jul 2009 6:26am
Fabulous moment captured
9 Jul 2009 10:45pm
Wonderful vision (as always) in seeing this and translating it into a great image.
9 Jul 2009 10:55pm
This is really well done. Kudos
11 Jul 2009 12:37am
yeah, well done!
13 Jul 2009 5:55pm
Excellent... love it
14 Jul 2009 2:24am
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