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© Julie Ann Newell
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The shadow and light bring so much emotion to this photograph. Both hope and a bit of sadness as well. The single eye makes you wonder what she is thinking but most of all what she is feeling....She is twelve but has the look of an old soul.

30 responses

  • Richard Hawkins

    Richard Hawkins gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    awesome use of shadow and light

  • Robert Larrazolo

    Robert Larrazolo gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    Nicely done,well composed portrait.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    Extraordinary! Well done

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    12? Lovely portrait!

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    I'm with James: 12? Lovely colours.

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (22 Dec 2012):

    excellent capture--your own description says it all

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (23 Dec 2012):

    nice portrait!

  • Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s

    Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s gave props (8 Jan 2013):

    Very beautiful portrait! Perfect title as well.

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (8 Jan 2013):

    stunning capture !!!

  • Gaspare De Stefano

    Gaspare De Stefano gave props (9 Jan 2013):

    splendid portrait!!

  • Dennis Perry

    Dennis Perry (Deleted) gave props (27 Apr 2014):

    Well done!

  • Ken d'E

    Ken d'E gave props (15 May 2014):

    Beautiful portrait. Great focus!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (17 May 2014):

    fantastic shot.....

  • Daniel Zuercher

    Daniel Zuercher gave props (24 May 2014):

    Amazing portrait !!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (2 Jun 2014):

    Brilliant shot!! love the light!

  • Deborah King

    Deborah King gave props (10 Jul 2014):

    the color of her lips & the scarf ... wow. This is a really beautiful portrait.

  • Herman Vandecauter

    Herman Vandecauter (Deleted) gave props (29 Jul 2014):

    Very nice, well done!

  • A R I A K I

    A R I A K I gave props (30 Jul 2014):

    Great shot... love the catch light in the eye!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (14 Aug 2014):

    I popping entry!

  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi gave props (14 Sep 2014):

    SO blog-worthy - congrats!

  • Julie Ann Newell

    Julie Ann Newell said (14 Sep 2014):


  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (18 Sep 2014):

    Congrats on making the blog!

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone said (21 Sep 2014):

    Congrats on making the blog!

  • Sun Green

    Sun Green gave props (29 Jun 2015):

    Unique and absolutely stunning. Love the light only portraying one eye with such intensity. Definitely one of favorites. Great for this contest and theme. My vote!

  • Sun Green

    Sun Green said (29 Jun 2015):

    Best portrait to portray the very essence of solitude. My favorite so far for this contest theme, 'in solitary'

  • Millie Ross

    Millie Ross gave props (6 Jul 2015):

    I'm a fan! Great capture.

  • Lina

    Lina gave props (18 Jul 2015):

    this is one of the best portraits I have seen. your description says it perfectly. just wow, wow. wow.

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (17 Aug 2015):


  • Julie Ann Newell

    Julie Ann Newell said (3 Sep 2016):

    Thanks JPG for spotlight!

  • rekha nag

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