No.25 an abstract memory

Posted by Abena (Illinois, United States) on 17 February 2013 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFcHoP7RgUs-Indochine - Memoria
"Que je me suis noyé sans toi...
Ne me pardonne pas, mais ne m’oublie pas
Ne m’excuse pas, mais ne nous oublie pas..."

I decided to use this to end my light series...It's been pretty long, or well the longest series I've done. Hope you liked it if you remember all the images.. :)

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

good shot

17 Feb 2013 7:11am

@Shaahin Bahremand: Thank you!

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Very nice light and beautiful colors.
Good Sunday.

17 Feb 2013 12:12pm

@gerard1948: Thanks Gerard!

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Very beautiful light and colors.
Good Sunda

17 Feb 2013 1:17pm

Juliette from Fougères, France

Magnificient ! I like a lot this one ! I like the blur profile that is only suggested, and of course this beautiful light, with its pink rays, and the kind of radiance on the right ! Well done !

17 Feb 2013 1:56pm

@Juliette: That is very well said, thank you very much Juliette! I'm glad you like this one...with the sun brilliantly pouring in I couldn't resist taking a picture.

yalda from Chaloos, Iran

diferent shot

17 Feb 2013 4:22pm

@yalda: Yes it is different! :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

-superbe effet de ces différents plans avec ces tons superbe effet.
Belle soirée

17 Feb 2013 4:27pm

@Nicou: Merci Nicou et bonne journee.

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice image.

17 Feb 2013 5:08pm

@Lena: Thank you Lena

Rick from Toronto, Canada

The spilling light and little prism flare in the shot makes for a dynamic abstract pairing with all else that fills the frame. Yeah, I enjoyed the series!

17 Feb 2013 6:20pm

@Rick: Thanks Rick! Glad the sunlight brought so much to the image. I thought the series kind of dragged on quite a bit so I'm glad you enjoyed it!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I see a face here. A great shot and series.

17 Feb 2013 7:55pm

@Steve Rice: Oh yes, thanks Steve! I wasn't sure if the series was remembered!

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great light and abstract!

17 Feb 2013 9:49pm

@RBL: Thank you!

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

the memory seems very dreamy, abena? :-))

17 Feb 2013 10:04pm

@curieuzeneuzemosterdpot: Oh yes! Mission achieved :))) The sunlight was pouring into where we were sitting I couldn't help taking the pic, and it turned out really dreamy...an abstract memory :)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

The light ... dreams ... the illusion ... the melancholy ... many feelings in your words of each photo! You've Chosen a very special ... Shocking! ... I Like. I remember all pictures friend! A hug, Adela

17 Feb 2013 10:45pm

@Adela Fonts: Oh yes and you see everything that I want you to Adela! This is my sister.. At the time, the sun was pouring in and I captured a moment which is full of memories now..dreamlike, I'm happy that came through! A hug, Abena.

thami from Fès, Morocco

Comme un voyage sidéral dans l'espace-temps...
Bon début de semaine lumineuse!

18 Feb 2013 12:27am

@thami: Tres tres tres bien dit! Merci Thami et bon journee lumineuse!

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Good for you to experiment with light ... that's what photography is all about.
Sunday blessings!

18 Feb 2013 12:30am

@Judy aka L@dybug: Oh yes indeed ! Thank you Judy!

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

cool... i like the reflection of the record in the top right (ish)... and the prism of light on it.

18 Feb 2013 6:46am

@Mooie: I really didn't notice that till I put it up, thanks!

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully composed and a superb abstract to finish your lovely series on

18 Feb 2013 7:49am

@Doug: Thank you Doug! Oh yes, indeed it is a lovely ending.

L'angevine from Angers, France

j'ai une impression de voir un ange

18 Feb 2013 8:47am

@L'angevine: wow ... l'ironie, c'est ma sœur et elle s'appelle Malaika, en swahili cela signifie ange. Merci beaucoup!

Anna O. from Lublin, Poland

Great image for the culmination of your light series. Super! Have a nice day Abena :)

18 Feb 2013 10:10am

@Anna O.: Thank you ! I'm glad it was the perfect ending :) Oh my day was great, I hope yours was too!

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

That's how I feel some mornings

18 Feb 2013 10:33am

@CElliottUK: ha, my solution: coffee, that should do the trick!

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

A great series, Abena. Well done

18 Feb 2013 11:30am

@Sarito: Thanks Sarito!

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

powerful frame

18 Feb 2013 12:13pm

@Jules: Thank you Jules!

tataray from france, France

Beaux reflets et grande lumière.)

18 Feb 2013 12:37pm

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray!

Mandar from Kudal, India

Powerful creation

18 Feb 2013 4:49pm

@Mandar: Thanks Mandar!

Anna O. from Lublin, Poland

Congratulations Abena :))

18 Feb 2013 7:37pm

@Anna O.: Thank you very much! This spotlight made my day :))

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT!

18 Feb 2013 7:40pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthiebear!

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations! :)

18 Feb 2013 7:58pm

@omid: Thanks! :)

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Félicitations Abena. Un spotlight mérité.

18 Feb 2013 9:44pm

@Jean-Luc T.: Merci beaucoup Jean-Luc! Et bonne journee.

Boomkasa from Lesotho

Your series is Magnificent, and this powerful piece captures the beautiful mid afternoon hues and creates magnificent perspective. Congratulations Abena :)

18 Feb 2013 11:50pm

@Boomkasa: What can I say?...It was a perfect moment in time captured by these things we call cameras haha :) oh memories huh? :)

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Congratulations, Abena ... good for you!

19 Feb 2013 2:16am

@Judy aka L@dybug: Thanks Judy ! That made my day!

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Congratulations on Spotlight

19 Feb 2013 4:38am

@kiwisa: Thank you very much!

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Very compelling abstract - congrats on your Spotlight!

19 Feb 2013 5:37am

@Stephen: Thank you Stephen! The sunlight was perfect for me that day!

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Right on, Abena! Congratulations for the Spotlight !

19 Feb 2013 5:51am

@Rick: Yeah, that made my day. Thank you!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

19 Feb 2013 6:04am

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve!

David from Avranches, France

Great portrait, a well dserved spotlight.

19 Feb 2013 6:12am

@David: Thank you very much!

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

Congratulations on the Spotlight Abena ! a beautiful blur and light, a dreamy mood !

19 Feb 2013 7:09am

@Anna.C: I'm glad the dreamlike feeling comes out it in a way catches a part of my memory ...thank you!

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Congratulations on the spotlight

19 Feb 2013 7:09am

@Aubélia: Thank you Aubélia

Laurette from Fourways - Johannesburg, South Africa

A wonderful abstract with marvelous light. Congratulations on your Spotlight !

19 Feb 2013 9:29am

@Laurette: Oh the sunlight was awesome for me...thank you very much!

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Congratulations for the spotlight.

19 Feb 2013 11:27am

@gerard1948: Thanks Gerard!

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Félicitation pour ton spotlight!!!!

19 Feb 2013 2:09pm

@Martine: Merci beaucoup Martine!!

Mandar from Kudal, India

Congratulations on your spot light

19 Feb 2013 5:46pm

@Mandar: Thanks Mandar!

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Congratulations on your spotlight! This is magnificent!

19 Feb 2013 9:09pm

@Mireille T.: Thanks a lot!

Basile Pesso from France

Very intriguing and very nice, with a beautiful flare.

20 Feb 2013 5:40pm

@Basile Pesso: Thanks! I was pretty happy with the light and the spotlight !

Regina G. Santaella from Cancún, Mexico

This is absolutely gorgeous, amazing light and composition :) bravo!

21 Feb 2013 4:14am

@Regina G. Santaella: Thank you very much! I was super happy with the sun helping me out here :)

STEED from D, France

Wow!!!! Curious ,and near than yestrerday's idea....This singular profile remains me Billy Preston in the 70'S....Or Sly Stone.......Too Funky !!!!!

23 Feb 2013 11:15am

@STEED: Ahh yes ! I'll agree really funky ! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3vBeGv-bc0- SLY STONE - IF You Want Me To Stay^^really groovy stuff. Thanks for that !

365 from namur, Belgium

Composition très originale et belle lumière.

25 Feb 2013 8:20am

@365: je ne pouvais pas résister ...cette lumière etait magnifique! Merci !

Mahmood from Tehran, Iran

Exactly an abstract memory

4 Mar 2013 9:45am

@Mahmood: Perfectly said !

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

I hadn't seen it had gotten a spotlight, congrats :-)

20 Nov 2013 5:49pm

@Basile Pesso: 8 months later :-) thanks for the cool comeback to say congrats! I'm guessing you took a look at my spotlights too :-) thanks a lot!

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Absolutely, that's why.

21 Nov 2013 12:26am

@Basile Pesso: :-)

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