Posts Tagged With: Venus

EVENING STAR

 

“Venus is kind to creatures as young as we;
we know not what we do,
and while we’re young we have the right
to live and love like gods.”

 

~ Ovid ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in March 2007.


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VENUS EXPOSED

 

“Venus smiles not in a house of tears.”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original scanned 35mm slide taken in late 1998. From the author’s private archives.


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SILKEN

 

“And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet
and the winds long to play with your hair.”

 

~ Khalil Gibran ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of Eugène Carrière’s painting Femme Se Coiffant (1894) in the Musée d’Orsay taken in Paris in June 2019.


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VENUS HIDDEN IN THE CITY

 

“Relationship is an art.
The dream that two people create
is more difficult to master than one.”

 

~ Don Miguel Ruiz ~

 

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


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NYMPH

 

“Nymph, in thy orisons be all my sins remembered!”

 

~ William Shakespeare ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in February 2018.


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VENUS RISING

 

“I will imagine you Venus tonight
and pray, pray, pray to your star like a Heathen.”

 

~ John Keats ~

 

Original photo of Venus rising taken in Orléans, France in April 2017.


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ASTRONOMY ONE O ONE

 

“I’ve loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”
 
~ Galileo Galilei~

 

000-astronomy-one-o-one-aDigitally enhanced image created from an original photo of an eclipse of the moon taken in March 2007 and merged with a stock image of the Milky Way.


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MARS

 

“Mars is there, waiting to be reached.”

 

~ Buzz Aldrin ~

 

000-marsMacro-photograph of a small fragment of a meteorite, composed of Martian material ejected into space billions of years ago when Mars was struck by an asteroid, taken in October 2016. From the author’s personal collection.


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