“Beauty is not real. Beauty only exists in perception.”
While out photographing the sunrise, the first thing I saw when setting up for this photo was the beautiful color in the sky and the strong tree line silhouette. When looking at the image on my computer the first thing I see is the jagged tree branches in the silhouette; a tree line silhouette showing the abuse of time and our recent ice storm.
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“There is nothing ugly; I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may, — light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.”
Perception. Beauty. Perspective.