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coconut fiber worker
A determined man walking along the Marina in Chula Vista, California
Supermoon lunar eclipse with shooting star.
Before the super eclips in reno nv
A chair sits in stillness at the Lake Ontario horizon in toronto
A Starry Night
Monet's Dream
Reverie
Sunset from my office
Sleigh Ride in Chautauqua
white and lavender
Cloud 9
Entry of Chautauqua Institution
Pillars of Creation
Fungi in our local reserve
Bumblebee on Thai basil flower
Budapest
Ducks on a dock at Lake George, NY
Royal Starling
Self-portrait
Self-portrait
Parus Caeruleus
Geology in Vermont
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Cloud 9

Pillars of Creation is a photograph of the interstellar gas and dust in the Eagle Nebula some 7,000 light years from Earth. It is a place where stars are born and simultaneously eroding by the light of nearby stars. Almost every element of earth was formed at the heart of a star. Our bodies are remnants from the bursting of these beautiful crystals of light. Javiera Estrada’s fascination and study of astrology, metaphysics and quantum physics has been influential in her life and her creative process. Her new work, “Pillars of Creation” is an exploration of consciousness and the ever expanding world of the universe within. Magical worlds are created through the explosions of ink in water. Through the negative space, vibrant textures emerge organically. Similar to life, each image is a mystery unfolding, only to be revealed in the present moment. “Like the empty space in the galaxy, I’ve been dying and rebirthing out of darkness into the light of new beginnings”.

TAGS: Abstract, California, Digital, Explosion, Ink, Painting, Photography, United States, Vibrant, Water

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Culver City, California, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© javiera estrada.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2015
Total Views: 96
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 29, 2015, 9:16 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO100
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