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soldiers and angels

Posted by
bluechameleon (Vancouver, Canada) on 28 April 2013 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

I saw the angel in the marble
and carved until I set him free...
(difficult times keeps me away from AM3 and most things at the moment. Hopefully by the end of summer things will settle down for me. I miss you all)

NIKON D700 1/50 second F/8.0 ISO 400 72 mm

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k@ from Paris, France

Like hanging and swinging for such a longtime, carved and prisoners of the concrete. Great inspiration in the framing & beautiful rendering of the light over this luminous white/void full of emotions.

28 Apr 2013 5:53am

k@ from Paris, France

Hey, just read your caption, hope nothing too bad is around. I think of you a lot and was on the verge of emailing you but didn't want to bother. Take care & catch those warm thoughts, S***

28 Apr 2013 5:54am

Lydia.Dd from Paris, France

Nice to "see " you again .......Hope you will have better days soon !

28 Apr 2013 6:17am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Soldiers and angels... really suggestive. I hope you will get better soon.

28 Apr 2013 8:35am

Helen from Melbourne, Australia

Such a powerful perspective. So many interpretations. Sorry to hear that you are passing through challenging times ..... sending positive thoughts your way.

28 Apr 2013 8:47am

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

Good shot!

28 Apr 2013 8:50am

Arnd from Basel, Switzerland

Amazing photograph that shows only little & makes me imagine a lot.
Get well soon, Sharon!

28 Apr 2013 9:32am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Can be difficult to keep one's feet on the ground these days but, yes, soldiers and angels often make a surprisingly good mix.
Looking forward to you getting more AM3 time soon !

28 Apr 2013 9:48am

Fraeulein Julie from überall, Germany

amazing framing.

28 Apr 2013 12:41pm

Christopher from United States

Absolutely fascinating extraction--it makes me think, it's got me a bit off balance, it makes me smile (and frown a bit to be honest)--it does everything a good photo should do.

28 Apr 2013 1:57pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


28 Apr 2013 11:35pm

~~~Ann~~~ from Nelson, New Zealand

well framed and the inclusion of the Michelangelo quote is wonderful

29 Apr 2013 1:58am

Angel from Madrid, Spain

Que sensación tan extraña produce ver solo los pies ....
Saludos cordiales

29 Apr 2013 8:51am

Marcie from Newton Highlands, United States

Wonderful framing....and what a wonderful story this tells!

29 Apr 2013 12:01pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image. Take care, Sharon.

30 Apr 2013 2:43am

Navin Harish from Noida, India

Amaxing framing. Makes this worth a thousand words indeed

30 Apr 2013 12:00pm

Crash Ryan from Weehawken, NJ & NYC, United States

looks like they hung themselves!

1 May 2013 1:45am

rian from vestavia hills, United States

this gave me the impression that they hung themselves.. quite unnerving, but powerful.. nice shot!

1 May 2013 4:44pm

RORO from LE HAVRE, France

Très poétique, on se demande quel étrange couple cela peut être ...

4 May 2013 11:28am

karlotti from ferrol, Spain

con cada pan que nos quitan de la boca un disparo en la boca del alma
y nos cuelgan de nuestro cielo por el cuello prestado
y así seguir bailando la infame danza de los vivos bien muertos?
Jamas, jamas descansaremos hasta poner los pies en la tierra
y caminar lejos de vuestros afónicos huesos.


8 May 2013 2:10pm

Susan from Sausalito, United States

Absolutely beautiful...

8 May 2013 3:34pm

Phil Vaughn from United States

I like this particular point of view. Somehow it seems to summarize the sculpture very well. Nicely done!
I'm sorry that times are difficult right now, and I do hope that changes quickly for you. Best wishes.

14 May 2013 7:00pm

Chris Pereira from San Francisco, California, United States

great composition, love the contrast and subject. Hopefully things get better for you. Conversely, I am just coming back to AM3. I will (and have) missed your photos, as you bring great vision and creativity to the AM3 community. You have great talent with your ability to play with light. I hope to see more of you and your work very soon.

19 May 2013 5:47am

Babzy from Besançon, France

excellent ! :)

21 May 2013 4:53pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

Your contrast here is absolutely excellent !

22 May 2013 11:11pm

Marcie from Newton, United States

Such wonderfully creative..powerful and evocative framing. Well done!

26 May 2013 7:18pm

alyriza from tehran, Iran

It's amazing, exciting contrast

6 Jun 2013 8:52am

This image has been featured in 1 Remix collection.

Cool compo by : Helen :

1/50 second
ISO 400
72 mm