Dark thoughts, dark art, dark night
Im tired and I have no fight.
Dark poetry, dark words
His photos were a bright spot.
The light attracted me.
Water and sky get my favor
So I look and I savor the light, the beach, the sky.
Photographer, come and laugh with me.
Laughter and light is how I think of your art.
What can I say?
You came and laughed with me
You were a bright spot in my day.
<div align="right">Title and poem by ~LavenderMystt [link]
Im leaving in two days and probably wont be back for at least three weeks, so I thought Id leave you with one of my sentimental value shots as a farewell.
This shot was taken on February 14, 2009. Yep, St Valentines day and frankly I cant imagine of a better way to spend such a day, or any day for that matter. True, the day was too cloudy to hope for any kind of color and drama in the sky but it was such a lovely afternoon to stay inside and I really wanted to show this place to *KirlianCamera
as it always had a very special place in my heart and memories. I wasnt into the mood for serious photography seeing how colorless the day was so I just strolled along, trying to locate the ducks (yes, this is the place where Splish Splash
was shot and yes SnowWhite is still there) when I noticed this rock formation. I liked their symmetry (shameless confession I thought at the time that they seemed to form a heart but I guess it was a side effect of the day
) so I thought Id give it a shot (pan intended).
Indeed that sunset gave no color to the clouds, only the faintest hint of some pink here and there but I liked this shot precisely because of its cool tones. I hope it isnt too much of a shock to you
Hope you enjoy your visit here!
PS This photo is dedicated to ~LavenderMystt
for naming it and dressing it with her poem and to the photographer who is the bright spot in my days. Location
: Langada port, Chios island tech stuff
Camera: Nikon D300
Lens: Tokina 12-24 @ 12mm
Shutter Speed: 15"
Filters: Lee 2 stop soft grad ND (0.6), Lee 1 stop soft grad ND (0.3), Hoya ND 8 (3 stop ND)