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location:near timisoara,ro
color version on models site
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Another great work from you both.

I have seen many naked women on track photos and this is the first one to really stand out and grab my attention.

The model is stunning wherever she is but what makes this so great for me is that even without her, it is a very interesting image.

I like the lines disappearing into the distance combined with the interesting poles at an angle. My eye moves around the image and finds interesting details to consider as well as beauty in form and composition.

The only aspect I am not sure contributes to the image is the darker band of cloud at the top. The contrast draws my eye to it but I find that distracting from the main picture. I think it very slightly unbalances the overall picture.

I love the way the models left arm and hand mimics the shape of her body and the way her back reflects light onto her right arm bringing that side of her body into relief.

I love the vertical square on aspect of the models upper body which is in sympathy with the straight rails and in opposition to the angle of the poles.

Finally I think the reflection of the light down the middle of the track is really effective.

As I said great work - keep it up.
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Guido219 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2013
This IS Magic !
augenweide Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
your beautiful work is featured in my new journal...[link]
alfred-georg Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013   Photographer
thxs a
augenweide Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
philippvince Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Great photo, I love the model walkning with the perspective of the rails. great.
eiskuh Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2012
Please dont consider this an offense: I think the beautifully untouched lady could be left out. she does a really nice job of not caring and by that blending in nicely into this picture of vastly opposing contents with the straight down railway the rugged landscape and the completely strange land lines...but it would have already been a great picture form the motive itself :)
Nomad55 Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is an amazing shot
MielEtVenin Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
Excellent ;-)
nomads Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Excellent critique. Now I know why this photo also grabed my attention. Thank you alfred-george, Aisii and EngagingPortraits.
IAmAlan Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012
"Transcendant Presence :) !"
RafaGonz Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2012
lenkaltman Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2012
wonderful model and portfolio
hermitsrme Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2011
fantastic contrasts:)
Phoenixx99 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thats just amazing!
Natalight Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Impressive.. good scene
xeneras Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2011  Professional Photographer
Your work is part of a competition here [link]
Mataloo Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2011
Mitia-Arcturus Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2011
Very surrealistic...!!!:heart:
chaoticmind Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2011
sooo beautiful :)
ErinFarrar Featured By Owner May 27, 2011
Your work has been featured in :iconcreateartnotporn: :-)
Here is the [link]
alfred-georg Featured By Owner May 27, 2011   Photographer
ErinFarrar Featured By Owner May 28, 2011
:-) lovely black and white photo, you a very welcome
Alpha-bestiarum Featured By Owner May 15, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderfull concept, very striking. Tastefull and elegant ^^

trimoth95 Featured By Owner May 11, 2011
XNAaraL Featured By Owner May 6, 2011
tuckerdog10-9 Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2011
This works so much better in black and white. The Goddess of all creation has returned. She doesn't look happy at what she's seeing. But she does have the power...
popandroid Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2011
Phaedris Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2011
The perfect lines and shape transform the model into archetypal Aphrodite. The confident poise and stride contrast with her delicate skin, thin arms and legs. Power lines careen from the force of her presence. The railroad tracks stretching to infinity and the lack of modern elements lend a sense of timelessness. The hand placement is excellent with her left hand seeming to lightly caress the bushes in the background. The only possible improvement I might suggest is to increase the contrast of the clouds to increase depth and add even more drama to a photo that's already in the "Oh-my-God" category :bow:
alfred-georg Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011   Photographer
thanks, increase some contrast would mean to loose some details in the highlights
Phaedris Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011
That might not be such a bad effect, would make it even more surreal :idea:
Cologne4712 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2011
Impressive shot, like it. :clap: :+fav:
As always beautiful Ana-Maria !
Xeitone Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2011  Student Artist
The world seems to melt behind her with the colums bending.
laudiatella Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2011
Such a beautiful photo. Love it!!
BRipin Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2011
Love the effect of the tilting poles - like the sight of her mad them fade away. Barrie
Akeen7000 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful image!
deaconfrost78 Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Great shot and lovely model! Love it!
khack023 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011
ares4you Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011
O poza grozava! Se vede ca ai facut sport pentru ca ai o atitudine fantastica! sti tot timpul sa traiesti momentul, sa fi acolo, sa te simtzi foarte bine si se vede!:woohoo:
Pipoffe Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011  Professional Photographer
it's wonderful ! I like the light. Perfect shot
vsgautam007 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011
Zedul Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Professional Photographer
Normally I'd be all about the black and white but I like the color version the model posted better. I commented over there but I just wanted to say it to you as well. I love this photo... the mood you captured, the way you made the model look like a walking goddess, the depth, everything about it. It's the best art nude I've seen on this site in over a year... just when I was about to give up hope for DA! I doff my cap to you sir!
alfred-georg Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011   Photographer
thanks for nice comment,glad you like it
MutePoetess Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
I like the composition and both the setting and the model are just gorgeous. The only thing that bothers me a little about it is the position of her legs, it seems quite unnatural to me, and she almost seems as though she's not really part of the photo from her ankles up, like she's been photoshopped in (which I know she hasn't! it must just be something to do with the light). Really good work though, again, gorgeous =]
HitoshiHalfbreed Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Student Photographer
I have seen both the color version (which the model posted) and the black and white. Regarding the composition, I feel like the color one is more fitting for the title and the color gives it a more magical feel rather than a mystical or gothic one. Both photos though are indeed very flattering for the model and are very respectful of the female form. All together this is a wonderful photograph.

I have to say I am very envious of your skill. ;)
wonhyo Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011
I looked at the color version of this shot (which is wonderful in its own right), and I must say that I think this one is more effective. Yet I'm not sure which one I "like" better because the effect is so very different in the two of them. This one highlights the composition -- the "theme" of the piece is the convergence of lines and angles – into a delta of potential. It would be too predictable (and tasteless) to have the convergence of the vanishing point of the rail lines lead to the model's pubis, so that is slightly high and off-center. What happens is that the inorganic rail lines and the leaning telephone poles give way to the empty space between the model’s thighs – it is made of light, it’s a straight vertical that leads to the figurative fertile delta (of Venus) in her pubis, which is where the lines on her body also converge. This is a wonderful thematic composition that makes an incredible use of the human body as part of its “story.”
I can see why the model might like the color version better, since in that one, the contrast in coloration and the textures make her an almost surreal component of the landscape. She and the sky are competing for attention, and so she is both distraction and attraction. The more transcendent message presented in the b/w and the geometry is not the story in the color version.
Thank you!
rablackard Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
I see where you where going with this B&W but i feel that the color one gives it more feeling to it.
ImagesByAndrew Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
This is simply wonderful! I can't decide whether I like the colour or B&W image better. I guess I'll just have to keep looking at them until I figure it out....
Pulverizante Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011
Preciosa composición!
yaz212 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011
dwingephotography Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2011  Student Photographer
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