the beach was better if it was like this
If you see one single picture in this group that you think is not art, please say so (by commenting on it) and tell us why. If you are convincing - we will remove it. This group is to show case the most resistive pictures from the
Color Art Photography - Is Your Art universal
If your picture has been blogged here, it means that it has appealed to dozens of art jurors for a whole week or more. Congratulations!!!
Hmmm... but what does that mean ??? well according to This ... it means your picture is "... extremely resistant to people wanting to get rid of it", :)
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" ...ONLY IN ART DOES IT STILL HAPPEN THAT A MAN WHO IS CONSUMED BY DESIRES PERFORMS SOMETHING RESEMBLING THE ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THOSE DESIRES AND THAT WHAT HE DOES IN PLAY PRODUCES EMOTIONAL EFFECTS - THANKS TO ARTISTIC ILLUSION - JUST AS THOUGH IT WERE SOMETHING REAL. PEOPLE SPEAK WITH JUSTICE OF THE "MAGIC OF ART" AND COMPARE ARTISTS TO MAGICIANS. ..."
"TOTEM AND TABOO"
e diel, qershor 29, 2008
"Why not upset the apple cart? If you don't, the apples will rot anyway." Frank A. Clark
"The apple can not be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge; once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less." Arthur Miller
Kodak Portra 160 NC film + Nikon F100 + Tokina ATX-PRO 28-70 f:2.8 // Minolta DIMAGE IV scanner
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e enjte, qershor 26, 2008
e mërkurë, qershor 25, 2008
e diel, qershor 22, 2008
e shtunë, qershor 21, 2008
e premte, qershor 20, 2008
TO OUR COUSIN KATHLEEN WHO LEFT
IRELAND IN 1959 TO FIND WORK IN AMERICA.
ALTHOUGH SHE NEVER RETURNED TO HER NATIVE
LAND, SHE WAS ALWAYS SPIRITUALLY CONNECTED
TO HER CELTIC ROOTS.
SHE LOVED AMERICA DEARLY BUT ALWAYS INSISTED
THAT SHE BE BURIED IN IRELAND.
KATHLEEN WAS LAID TO REST LESS THAN A MILE
FROM THIS BEAUTIFUL WOOD IN OCTOBER 2007.
MAY SHE REST IN PEACE.
I;LL TAKE YOU HOME AGAIN KATHLEEN.
OLD IRISH SONG.
I'll take you home again, Kathleen
Across the ocean wild and wide
To where your heart has ever been
Since you were first my bonnie bride.
The roses all have left your cheek.
I've watched them fade away and die
Your voice is sad when e'er you speak
And tears bedim your loving eyes.
Oh! I will take you back, Kathleen
To where your heart will feel no pain
And when the fields are fresh and green
I'II take you to your home again!
I know you love me, Kathleen, dear
Your heart was ever fond and true.
I always feel when you are near
That life holds nothing, dear, but you.
The smiles that once you gave to me
I scarcely ever see them now
Though many, many times I see
A dark'ning shadow on your brow.
To that dear home beyond the sea
My Kathleen shall again return.
And when thy old friends welcome thee
Thy loving heart will cease to yearn.
Where laughs the little silver stream
Beside your mother's humble cot
And brightest rays of sunshine gleam
There all your grief will be forgot.
Credit to ro-stock for beautiful texture.
Credit to AlexEdg for beautiful texture.
e martë, qershor 17, 2008
e diel, qershor 15, 2008
e premte, qershor 13, 2008
Legong dance is a classical dance which is usually staged in thr palace courtyard to entertain the King. It is performed by three girls dancers in colorful costumes.
The story is adapted from the classical story of the King Lasem in which the arrogant King Lasem desired the unwilling Princess Langke Sari
Each Bali dance could identify by costume. For Legong dance, dancers will wear the white-yellow flower crown
Legong Kratan Dance
by Sadha Budaya Troupe
Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
On the way from Kuta beach to Ubud, hilly area on the central of Bali Island, there is a place for viewpoint seeing the valley.. there was a green terrace paddy field along downhill slope of mountain. The green color in this island is very impressive and kinds of eyes and mind soothing