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A Cascading Phantasm From Heaven's Own Throne
Fields of Tulips
Fields of Daffodils
Seattle Beach Day
Eagle perched on a cliff-side tree branch
White Pelican and Roseate Spoonbills bathing at low tide
Sunset Preening
Sanibel Sunset
One duck, one lake.
The caterpillar
A conservation look
Weighted Veil
Highland Dancer
The Sun on a early Morning walk in Woodward Park
Offering his soul to the sun
A stormy day over Hanoi
A double rainbow from my balcony overlooking west lake, Hanoi
Iguana Feeding Frenzy
Summer Solstice Sunset Over the Biosphere
Lakeside sunset
Mobile phone 8 mpx
Mobile phone 8 mpx
Mobile phone 8 mpx
13th Annual Photo Contest
Weighted Veil

The veil represents an ideal and the bar represents the weight of this ideal. There are residual scars on her body from trying to push against this ideal, however, beneath the fabric one can see her bright eyes, capable of witnessing, perceiving, and directing attention. Perhaps, in this moment she holds a realization: she holds strength not just in the potentiality of pushing the weight above her, but also in the softness of her face and the residual scars on her body.

TAGS: California, Female, United States, Veil

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College Station, Texas, United States of America
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© Kalea Ann.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: June 22, 2015, 3:24 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 12mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO1250
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