Posts Tagged With: Photography

les pieds du pèlerin

 

You never conquer a mountain.
You just stand on the top a few moments.
Then the wind blows your footprints away.”

 

~ Arlene Blum ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in June 2018.


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embonpoint

 

I know my breasts, small as plums, would win no blue ribbons.
But in your hands they tremble and fill with song like plump, white birds.”

 

~ Cecilia Llompart ~

 

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Digitally enhanced and colourised image created from an analog black and white photo taken in November 1981.


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smile

 

“Everyone smiles in the same language.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Berlin in January 2018.


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genése

 

“We become aware of the void as we fill it.”

 

~ Antonio Porchia ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in January 2018.


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further

 

“There is no top.
There are always further heights to reach.”

 

~ Jascha Heifetz ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2016.


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wintertide

 

“He withers all in silence, and in his hand
unclothes the earth and freezes up frail life.”

 

~ William Blake ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in November 2010.


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long hard cold dark lonely winter

 

“Blow, blow, thou Winter Wind,
Thou art not so unkind, as Man’s Ingratitude…”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in September 2016.


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one word poem

 

“There is more poetry in this one word
    than in all of the words ever written…”

 

~ nightpoet ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2016.


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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 ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an analog photo taken in November 1991.


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time

 

“He felt the rush of years, years wasted and years used wisely.
He felt time moving through him, as if it were a ghost,
a thing that can haunt a man’s days and nights.”

 

~ Cathie Pelletier ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2014.


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dreams fading

 

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who
can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees
the dawn before the rest of the world.”

 

~ Oscar Wilde ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in September 2009.


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sparkle

 

“For small creatures such as we,
the vastness is bearable only through love.”

 

~ Carl Sagan ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in May 2015.


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requital

 

“La vie est trop courte pour boire du mauvais vin.”
“Life is too short to drink bad wine.”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from an analog photo taken in September 1982.


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a bolshevik ballet

 

“Government is an association of men
who do violence to the rest of us.”

 

~ Leo Tolstoy ~

 

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Composite image created in 2014.


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doors of deception

 

“Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!”

 

~ L. Frank Baum ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Paris in May 2015.


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ghosts

 

“We both drowned under the waves of words we weren’t saying.”

 

~ Ben Maxfield ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2015.


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au ralenti

 

“Poetry is prose in slow motion.”

 

~ Nicholson Baker ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art by noonie taken in the Rue de l’Arbalète in Paris in August 2017.


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a season

 

“Since we cannot change reality,
let us change the eyes which see reality.”

 

~ Nikos Kazantzakis ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in October 2014.


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a purpose

 

“The greatest thing in this world is not so much where we stand
as in what direction we are moving.”

 

~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo of street art taken in September 2007.


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the deception

 

“So much of life, it seems to me,
is determined by pure randomness.”

 

~ Sidney Poitier ~

 

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Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in April 2015.


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