Someone to Watch Over Us...No. 3

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© Aaron Mythen
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We all need someone to watch over us whilst we are here and perhaps after we are gone. In many ways Angels were the first 'superheroes' long before comic book heroes, Angels were the ones that fought against evil and helped protect us and lead us towards salvation. Statue of an Angel on the bridge leading towards Castel St. Angelo, Roma...

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46 responses

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (11 May 2009):

    A beautiful shot in b&w! What a fabulous sculpture! Does anyone really do scuptures like this any more?

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (11 May 2009):

    Love your interpretation of angels, had never thought of it like that before, but you are so right.. great and unique entry to the theme..

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (11 May 2009):

    a beautiful image!

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (11 May 2009):

    fantastic shot and B/W!

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (11 May 2009):

    Love it!!

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (12 May 2009):

    Appropriate for theme... Nicely lit and sharp... I love the clouds!! my vote!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (12 May 2009):

    I like this shot, esp. the B&W image. Great for the theme.

  • Ledge95

    Ledge95 gave props (12 May 2009):

    Wonderful angel statue, was in Rome with my brother and had a great time!!!

  • Christopher Long

    Christopher Long gave props (12 May 2009):

    Wonderful capture!

  • Benny R@mirez

    Benny R@mirez   gave props (13 May 2009):

    nice contrast! !!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (13 May 2009):

    A beautiful image and sculpture.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (13 May 2009):

    I hope you're not offended, but the angel appears to be playing air guitar with the cross.

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (13 May 2009):

    ROFL @ John you are right she does look like she is playin' air guitar :))

  • Ineta McParland

    Ineta McParland gave props (13 May 2009):

    Great set of angel photos and story. Some times people around us are angels in disguise.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (13 May 2009):

    What a beautiful and unique entry, Aaron, and made all the more special by your description.

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (14 May 2009):

    Lovely statue, great in B & W! Thanks for the info too.

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (14 May 2009):

    Well Done!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (14 May 2009):

    Very well put Aaron!! Fabulous shot and entry!!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (15 May 2009):

    great pov! another super shot!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (16 May 2009):

    What a beautiful statue and I love how it is positioned against the clouds.

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (17 May 2009):

    Wonderful entry! Air guitar cross and all!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (17 May 2009):

    Great shot,,great description...

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (17 May 2009):

    This is so wonderful! Love it for the theme!

  • JOE FAILK

    JOE FAILK gave props (17 May 2009):

    Great Capture! Well done

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (26 May 2009):

    Well done!!! Great shot!!!!

  • Cindy Griff

    Cindy Griff said (28 May 2009):

    Very stunning image, I feel safer after just gazing at her, a beautiful image, thankyou for sharing this angel with us Aaron.

  • John Adams

    John Adams gave props (28 May 2009):

    This is gorgeous!!!

  • Nicole DeVita

    Nicole DeVita gave props (29 May 2009):

    Outstanding crisp clarity!!!

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (9 Jun 2009):

    Thanks again to everyone for their nice comments!!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (10 Jun 2009):

    Excellent photo!

  • Nasera S.

    Nasera S. gave props (15 Jun 2009):

    Fantastic shot!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (17 Jun 2009):

    This is beautiful!! Wonderful contrast and the sky is terrific.

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (22 Jun 2009):

    Super shot for the theme! Love it

  • Howard Grill

    Howard Grill said (22 Jun 2009):

    very cool shot!

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (29 Jun 2009):

    Nice composition and tones!

  • JOE FAILK

    JOE FAILK gave props (2 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (6 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote.

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (7 Mar 2010):

    BTV, I love this..

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    Outstanding! Got my vote!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (9 Mar 2010):

    A wonderful shot of this beautiful statue, and a fabulous entry. voted.

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (13 Mar 2010):

    back to vote

  • Nasera S.

    Nasera S. gave props (26 Mar 2010):

    Liked it so much... Voted..

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (20 Apr 2010):

    Love how the statue mimics the sky

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (12 May 2010):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (16 May 2010):

    Back to vote, on this spectacular image!!!!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (27 May 2010):

    BTV!!

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