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Towards The Light by MaaykeKlaver Towards The Light by MaaykeKlaver
An old photograph from the winter. Took this with my Canon 400D and 50mm lens.
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It's been a while since I wrote a critique, but this definitely deserves one!

I love several things about this photograph;

- I love the depth of field and how you've made the flower (or remains of the flower) stand out with the focus.
- I'm usually not a big fan of centering your main subject, but in this case it works great!
- The blueish tones are a great contrast to the orange/brown/redness of the flower
- The lines on the right side of the photograph really give it an abstract and/or surreal peace, almost like it's hidden somewhere, at a place most people usually don't pay attention to, awesome!
- And I'm usually not a big fan of watermarks either. I mean I use them as well, because these days we're almost forced to use them, but yours is very lovely and it's not distracting at all. My compliments!

Overall it's a great shot and I can't think of anything constructive to say about improvements, because I simply don't see what you could improve =)
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Oh gosh, it's been a long since my last critique ! But this will be a kind critique.
So you can see, i put all the stars in all the categories.
Just because this pic is.... amazing, awesome, stunning, gorgeous, dazzling, wonderful...
I love the peaceful feeling that it liberates.
The background lights are amazing...
I have to put 100 words, but one is ass strong to definite it : Powerful. Because this pic is powerful.
It incites to peace, and to love...
I really love it... It's really great.
Go ahead because you're really talented.
I hope I have been useful.
Sincerely
~Elias.
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John-Peter Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Absolutely gorgeous! What's the flower's name? It's so beautiful :)
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moscaliovam Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2013
Ooh, this is my absolute fav - one of.
Great composition and colors.
How well is that little red flower given.
Heart Heart
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LiveInPix Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful shot !
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Daystar-Art Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello there, it's Feature time: [link] :)
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LyndellLee Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Love the color and the light effects. Just the right amount of detail. :D
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maybe-paper-hearts Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2012  Student Photographer
fantastic vision and realisation. Not just 'a close up of a plant or flower' that ypu can find milions on DA. It's complicated and tells a real story.
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Pamba Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
You have been featured in my journal: [link] :heart:
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's great, thanks a lot !
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MirachRavaia Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello! :wave:
Your beautiful photo has been featured in my article for #TheFavouriteShowcase [link] :heart:
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you for the feature!
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:iconkarinta:
Karinta Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Student General Artist
Wow, this is beautiful!!!
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you!
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:iconkarinta:
Karinta Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Student General Artist
You're welcome.
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xxlateralusxx Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
amazing...
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
:d
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xxlateralusxx Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
D=
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MuttleeAkeiva Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This photo speaks so much..
Staring at it for only a moment brings so much to mind.
The atmosphere, composition... it all is so perfect!
I could write a story based off this picture, or stare at it for hours.
:heart:
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's an amazing compliment, thank you so much :love:
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MuttleeAkeiva Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
My pleasure~
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Healzo Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Featured [link] :rose:
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you! :love:
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misumihai00 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome photo !
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot!
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:iconveinne:
veinne Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I love the serenity this shot has. :)
Good job!
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I'm happy to know you like it, thanks :)
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AljoschaThielen Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
You've been featured here. :)
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot for the wonderful feature!
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RoxShotz Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This is outstanding work!! Very inspiring, I love it!
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you for the nice compliment!
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EliasPh Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Heey ~
Your great artwork was featured in a journal on the theme of Peace [link] ^^
Have a great day ,
Elias~
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's amazing!! Thanks a lot for the feature on your page! :heart:
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EliasPh Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome ^^
Haha, I featured you two times, one in the journal and one on my page ^^
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DancingInTwilight Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012  Student General Artist
oh mah gawd. this shot is perfect.
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you! :)
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wihad Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I love the atmosphere :heart:
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
I'm glad you do, thanks!
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denissede Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Student Photographer
ododo lovely shot :D
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot! :)
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Shadowelve Featured By Owner May 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful! I love the depth and the contrast of colors :love:
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MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot for your kind comment!
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ProdromosK Featured By Owner May 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Perfect capture! Really love it!
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's great to hear, thank you!
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ProdromosK Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
My pleasure!
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KWLynch Featured By Owner May 26, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Stunning colours! Love the simplicity! :+favlove:
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's very good to hear, thank you!
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L0veLikeWinter Featured By Owner May 26, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This is so gentle! great job!
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
That's great to know, thanks a lot :)
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Ninilovesart Featured By Owner May 24, 2012   Photographer
Gorgeous!!
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:iconmaaykeklaver:
MaaykeKlaver Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you!
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Chocolatecookiecrumb Featured By Owner May 24, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Great photo! :)
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