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twigs and leaves under water in a stream in black and white

Day 104 – Abstract essence

"That which they call abstract is the most realistic, because what is real is not the exterior but the idea, the essence of things." ~ Constantin BrancusiWorked out what this is? It is the leaves and twigs under the water…
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Pond with weed all over the top edited to look like winter frost or snow

Day 36 – Pond

You never knew about people, like you never knew how deep a pond was because all you saw was the top. This is a pond in a nearby woodland. When I took this image it was covered with thick green…
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Abstract photograph of a trivet

Day 21 – Trivet

"Abstract pictures are fictive models, because they make visible a reality that we can neither see nor describe, but whose existence we can postulate." ~ Gerhard Richter And if you are interested in what this is, it is a square…
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Fence reflected in rippled water

Day 7 – Reflective abstraction

"The first type of abstraction from objects I shall refer to as simple abstraction, but the second type I shall call reflective abstraction, using this term in a double sense." ~ Jean PiagetIn case you are curious as to what…
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Close up shot of the coil spring in a plastic clothes peg

Day 4 – Peg pin

"The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real." ~ Lucian FreudAre you curious what this is? Any ideas at all...... It has a slightly different name in the USA than in…
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Abstract of woodland path that looks like 7 different routes to pick from for post called choices.

Day 347 – Choices

“We stand at the crossroads, each minute, each hour, each day, making choices. We choose the thoughts we allow ourselves to think, the passions we allow ourselves to feel, and the actions we allow ourselves to perform. Each choice is…
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abstract of reeds reflected in water

Day 330 – To be simple

“To be simple is no small matter.” ― Gustave Flaubert 
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double exposure shot of autumn leaves

Day 319 – Abstract autumn

"Abstract pictures are fictive models, because they make visible a reality that we can neither see nor describe, but whose existence we can postulate." ~ Gerhard Richter This is me again playing with double exposure. I took two pictures looking…
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black and white of cables coiled round and round

Day 315 – Patterns and shapes

"Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way." ~ Edward de Bono A week or so ago I posted this image, Only Abandoned, which gives you come context to this image…
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black and white of drain in a puddle that looks like a starry sky. New Dimension

Day 78 – Dimensions

Starry Starry night Paint your palette blue and grey ~ Don Mclean I took this picture in the car park at my daughters school. I liked the relationship between the drain and arrow. When I got home I put it…
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Abstract composite image of winter woodlands

Day 4 – Woodlands

“if something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn't there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. That's why imaginary things are often easier to see than real…
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Three trees overlaping each other in composite image of tree bodies

Day 319 – Tree Bodies

"If you look closely at a tree you'll notice it's knots and dead branches, just like our bodies. What we learn is that beauty and imperfection go together wonderfully." ~ Matthew Fox This is one photograph of a beautiful silver birch…
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