Shop More Submit  Join Login
×




Details

Submitted on
December 23, 2012
Image Size
781 KB
Resolution
3847×2164
Submitted with
Sta.sh
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
1,328 (3 today)
Favourites
183 (who?)
Comments
105

Camera Data

Model
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
Shutter Speed
1/4 second
Aperture
F/16.0
Focal Length
15 mm
ISO Speed
100
Date Taken
Dec 16, 2012, 8:45:28 AM
Software
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4.3 (Windows)
×
Brave Captain by catch---22 Brave Captain by catch---22
Captain,
There are doubts
Regarding
Your ability
To lead them,
The men,
Lead them.

There are doubts
In your ability.
There's too many blanks
In your analogies...


[link] firehose

this weathered yet stubbornly defiant fellow reminded me of the song... a favorite from a favorite band. :peace:
Add a Comment:
 
:iconmichaeldavitt:
Devilish as it seems,you have cast a net, about a question of seeing for your observer. Unrequited love is answered in sustained limerence. There is a tight-rope balance of hope and uncertainty. From the perspective of barren tree scheme of the here and now habitually failing to fruit...the horizon is laid open to the possibilities of the blank slate of every tomorrow stretching out to the forest lined promise, that hope we must hold before us.

The arduous trek to these unrealized places to hold them down fast, framed in perspective is once rendered intoxicating and inspiring.

B R A V O
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
6 out of 6 deviants thought this was fair.

:iconlynus-the-porcupine:
A beautiful photo with an extraordinary landscape. Yes, it definitely inpires a sense of emptiness, but... In this bare panorama exists something fascinating. I like it, there's an excellent definition, with nice colours. Furthermore, I find it really original: seeing such an awe-inspiring vista is not always possible, and this moment was seized really in a good way. The author used a well-chosen techique in order to keep the instant alive, and you can see the result. I think it gives a great and positive impact to the sight, thus it merits an excellent mark. To conclude with a last personal observation, well, I don't know exactly what could represent that tree, but it definitely makes more beautiful the landscape. Yes, yes, yes, a great job indeed :nod:
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
2 out of 2 deviants thought this was fair.

The Artist has requested Critique on this Artwork

Please sign up or login to post a critique.

:iconallison731:
allison731 Featured By Owner May 16, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Congrats, you got :iconwizardhatplz:  WIZARD Badge for your work in :iconwhispermewish: group.
This is reward for all works which have these characteristics:
:star: Top High Quality
:star: Impressive, Unique, Recognizable
:star: Work with 3 *M* ;) Marvelous, Masterful, Magnificent :wizardhat: :star: Bravo! :clap:

You can find your art in WMW Badge Winners group folder whispermewish.deviantart.com/g… and in Apr-May 2014. - WMW Badge Winners journal fav.me/d7cx8wk
Your work has a chance to enter in our Gold Star Championship finale too where you can get nice prizes from us and gather more fame for yourself. ;) Good luck. :iconcool-smileplz:
Reply
:iconcatch---22:
catch---22 Featured By Owner May 27, 2014
thank you very much!
Reply
:iconallison731:
allison731 Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
:sun:
Reply
:iconartbyasmith:
ArtByASmith Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Gorgeous work!
Reply
:iconquasi-virtuoso:
quasi-Virtuoso Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013   Photographer
LOVE this tree!!!
Reply
:iconcatch---22:
catch---22 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013
thank you Rachel!!!
Reply
:iconquasi-virtuoso:
quasi-Virtuoso Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013   Photographer
i wish that i had a tree like that to photograph!!!!! ;)
Reply
:iconcatch---22:
catch---22 Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013
he's the best kind of model.
Reply
:iconquasi-virtuoso:
quasi-Virtuoso Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2013   Photographer
i know that's right!
Reply
:iconwingsofdragons:
wingsofdragons Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
lovely Dennis.........this tree is stretching towards the sky.
:iconwingsplz:
Reply
Add a Comment: