Thursday, December 8, 2011

Archways

The light, shadows, and arches of the buttresses that support the retaining wall on this below ground level walkway caught my eye. I wouldn't have thought that there would be camera-worthy subjects on a walk to a utility room, but art is in the eye of the beholder, even when doing a mundane task.

We let some very good friends use our condo, and Tim painted the scene at the end of the entryway to our condo, with palm trees, the beach and ocean visible. He gave us the painting as a present for letting him stay there, and I have the painting in the library bathroom in our house in Scottsdale. He created a delightful work of art out of an everyday scene.

Tomorrow we will see if there are any artistic or camera-worthy subjects in the underground utility room at the end of this corridor.

This week we are showing a few more photos of Julie's recent trip to Nova Scotia, including a quaint country church and lobsters on our Viva la Voyage travel photo site.

26 comments:

brattcat said...

may we see the painting?

Kate said...

How wonderful to have an artist-friend who is able to show appreciation in a gift that delights. I, too, would like to see the painting.

Sharon said...

Dave, this is a great photo. The light on the arches is fantastic.

R1 said...

beautiful... the tone is just right!

Jarart said...

I love shadows and the play of light.

Jack said...

Light, shadows and geometry. Very nice. You have talented friends. Mine say "thanks."

ρομπερτ said...

Great picture !


Please have you all a good Friday.

Bob Crowe said...

Dave, this is fabulous, a prize-winner. Such drama! Is it Daria or Playa Langosto?

Rakesh Vanamali said...

Marvelous

Dave-CostaRicaDailyPhoto.com said...

Bob,
This was at the Langosta condo where you stayed last year.

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