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Bee's Knees
Flash Sculpted
Reflections at the Air Force Memorial
After Sunset, Monument Valley, Arizona
Thoughts of our past. Hope for our future.
Endurance
In my domains
insect on a flower
sunset
Budding Beauty
flew to rest
Morning Reflections on our Soul
Kane Lake
View overlooking Kane Lake train in Sun Valley, Idaho.
Erotic?!
french mood in Spain
reeeelaaaax!
Devotion
CHOROK FESTIVAL
I wish to go to Sagrada too!
same dance, same world
back to back with the misty sea
future man
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Morning Reflections on our Soul

The tree creates a strong element in the foreground and its form curls you around the entire image, taking you to the sun as a focal point. In composition, the sun is placed expertly off center and upper (basic rule of thirds) and then it's reflection and lines draws one straight down into the lake. This causes the observer to explore the image again...and again. The orange juxtaposed against the blue have a smooth transition; the strong tree lines are contrasted with the serene, soft focus of the lake. One seeks to know, "What else can I find in this surreal scene? Am I the only one to see this amazing, first blush of light of a new day?" It has a message. The depth, the transitions, the color, the light speak to one deeply, peacefully.

TAGS: Calm, Love, Minnesota, Peace, Soul, Sunrise, United States

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
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Date Taken: 06.2015
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