Saturday, January 28, 2012

Risky Composition

I took a risk with this one, 
by putting almost the entire subject
into one quarter of the composition. 

"Facing the Sun"
20 x 20 

But, I wanted to portray 
that feeling of "vastness" you get at the beach,
so I made the sky the biggest shape 
(and broke it up with the wires
to make it more interesting) 

I'd love to hear if you think it worked or not!  

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7 comments:

  1. Worked out great! Love the expansiveness of it. Wonderful!

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  2. Where would we be if we didn't take risks? Sometimes it can change our direction, and be very rewarding.

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  3. Good Girl..The risk so worked..a lesson for us all..It is beautiful and really shows the feel of the beach

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  4. Your risk really worked!! Love this!

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  5. Marvelous! The wires do more than add "interest" to the sky--they anchor the buildings to right side of the canvas, thus overcoming the "risk" of an unbalanced image. Again: terrific! --W

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  6. Wow, love this! Good for you for following your instinct and taking a chance. This totally works!!

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  7. it works perfectly! love it, nancy!

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