Posts Tagged With: Canary Islands

incandescence

 

“She took to his tinder with all the passion
of an unrepentant arsonist…”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of Gomera in November 1991.


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a simple truth

 

“Concerning matter, we have been all wrong.
What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration
has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses.
There is no matter.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of a recycled flower bed taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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the event horizon

 

“The shortest distance between two points is often unbearable.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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shadow and light

 

“Wherever there is light, look for the shadow.
The shadow is me.”

 

~ Anaïs Nin ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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WEE

 
“It takes a long time to become young.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in La Palma, the Canary Islands in November 1994.


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SWANSONG

 

“Far away in the west the sun was setting and the last glow
of all too fleeting day lingered lovingly on sea and strand…”

 

~ James Joyce ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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WEE

 

“It takes a long time to become young.”

 

~ Pablo Picasso ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in La Palma, the Canary Islands in November 1994.


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THE PATH FROM THERE TO HERE

 

“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous,
leading to the most amazing view.
May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.”

 

~ Edward Abbey ~

 

000-the-path-from-there-to-hereDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on La Palma, the Canary Islands in 1994.


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MIGHT HAVE MADE A DIFFERENCE

 

“When the last tree is cut,
the last fish is caught,
and the last river is polluted;
when to breathe the air is sickening,
you will realize, too late,
that wealth is not in bank accounts
and that you can’t eat money.”

 

~ Alanis Obomsawin ~

1972

 

000-might-have-made-a-differenceDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in La Gomera in November 1991.


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KITTEN

 

There are two means of refuge from the misery of life — music and cats.”

 

~ Albert Schweitzer ~

 

000-kittenDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in La Gomera in November 1991.


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COLOURFUL CLARITY AND CONFUSION

 

“A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.”
 
 
~ Jean De La Fontaine ~

 

000 colourful clarity and confusionDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Gomera in November 1991.


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A SIMPLE TRUTH

 

“Concerning matter, we have been all wrong.
What we have called matter is energy,
whose vibration has been so lowered
as to be perceptible to the senses.
There is no matter.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

000 a simple truthDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of a recycled flower bed taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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THE EVENT HORIZON

 

“The shortest distance between two points is often unbearable.”

 

~ Charles Bukowski ~

 

000 the event horizonDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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THE CANVAS

 

“To think, when one is no longer young, when one is not yet old,
that one is no longer young, that one is not yet old,
that is perhaps something.”

 

~ Samuel Beckett ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Canary Island La Gomera in November 1991.


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THE BURDEN

 

“The burden is light on the shoulder of another.”

 

~ Russian Proverb ~

 

000 the burdenDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in the Canary Island La Gomera in November 1991.


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THE MAGIC OF SHADOW AND LIGHT

 

Today is World Photo Day.

 

 

000 the magic of shadow and lightDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Gomera in November 1991.


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SHADOW AND LIGHT

 

“There is strong shadow where there is much light.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

000 shadow and lightDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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LITTLE LION

 

“If only cats grew into kittens.”

 

~ Robert A.M. Stern ~

 

000 little lionDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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NEON NIGHTBIRD

 

“A photographer is like a cod,
which produces a million eggs
in order that one may reach maturity.”

 

~ George Bernard Shaw ~

 

000 neon nightbirdDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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PARADISE LOST

 

“Innocence plays in the backyard of ignorance.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

000 paradise lostDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken on the Canary Island of La Palma in May 1994.


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