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© Aaron Schwartz
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In the Imagined Images photo essay.

68 responses

  • Kathleen Mercado

    Kathleen Mercado (Deleted) said (14 Feb 2010):


  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (14 Feb 2010):

    Divine image & my parent's favourite song. Thank you Aaron ~ ! :)

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (14 Feb 2010):

    Has the look of an image printed on fabric.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (14 Feb 2010):

    Reminds me of a color version of a Daguerrotype plate. Very nice image, love the birds. dp

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (14 Feb 2010):


  • P. Michael Bodigor

    P. Michael Bodigor gave props (14 Feb 2010):

    Beautiful image with much to see.

  • Pilar Coll i Gatells

    Pilar Coll i Gatells said (14 Feb 2010):

    Fantàstica. . .!!!

  • Daisy Kyle

    Daisy Kyle said (15 Feb 2010):

    great effect here! love the building, a great subject

  • Giampaolo Lolli

    Giampaolo Lolli   gave props (15 Feb 2010):

    Very beautiful in dramatic coulour

  • peter bodigor

    peter bodigor gave props (15 Feb 2010):

    I love this!!!!

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (15 Feb 2010):


  • Robert Sand

    Robert Sand said (15 Feb 2010):

    For better or for worse, a fun sci fi illustration.

  • Jan-Louise Haller

    Jan-Louise Haller gave props (15 Feb 2010):

    Wow, gorgeous !

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S gave props (16 Feb 2010):

    Love this one too

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (16 Feb 2010):

    A wonderful addition to your thought-provoking essay, Aaron, and a great entry for this theme.

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (19 Feb 2010):

    Great shot!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (19 Feb 2010):

    Rockin' Nick's Theme Park (most excellently).


    MARCO MEYO   gave props (28 Feb 2010):

    Beautiful Shot!....nice edit...

  • Lêda Nardelli

    Lêda Nardelli gave props (2 Mar 2010):


  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (2 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote for this work of art. Wish I could vote more than once.


    JOE FAILK gave props (2 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (2 Mar 2010):

    oh yeah! voting!

  • adniloj

    adniloj gave props (3 Mar 2010):

    when I think of you, I think of this photo; it very much has stuck with me from the first time I experienced it; wonderful!

  • marcelo prus

    marcelo prus gave props (3 Mar 2010):

    Got my vote :-)

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (3 Mar 2010):

    Back to Vote!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (5 Mar 2010):

    Wonderful treatment and entry.

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (7 Mar 2010):

    What a stunning shot! Beautifully artistic. Great song too. voted.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    Hell YEAH! Rad!

  • Jan-Louise Haller

    Jan-Louise Haller gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    Wow...I love this and my VOTE !

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (10 Mar 2010):

    BTV for this Masterpiece......!!! :)

  • Orlando Emmanuelli

    Orlando Emmanuelli gave props (12 Mar 2010):

    great treatment and composition

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (14 Mar 2010):

    I came back to vote!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (15 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote!

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S gave props (16 Mar 2010):

    Back to vote affirmatively for this super cool image.

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (16 Mar 2010):

    Yes & another Xcellent image once again. Vot´d.

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (18 Mar 2010):

    like a painting---surreal

  • Penny Nannini

    Penny Nannini   gave props (18 Mar 2010):

    LOVE this!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (18 Mar 2010):

    great images, Aaron!

  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (18 Mar 2010):

    Resembles a building I saw in Augsburg, Gemany. Pleasng muted colors.

  • NiteRunner

    NiteRunner gave props (18 Mar 2010):

    for some reason this image reminds me of something from the Silversun Pickups

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (20 Mar 2010):

    Beautiful entry, voted

  • Ken McElroy

    Ken McElroy gave props (20 Mar 2010):

    A fabulist image of sorts - deeply troubling and yet serene.

  • R G

    R G said (30 Mar 2010):

    Fabulous image.. leaves an impression!!

  • Michele Randell

    Michele Randell gave props (4 Apr 2010):

    Beautiful if an imprint left behind from a dream..voted!!

  • Alex Dudley

    Alex Dudley gave props (10 Apr 2010):

    amazing. i love the texture and angle.

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (25 Apr 2010):

    Incredible! Reminds me of Blade Runner. Excellent work!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (25 Apr 2010):


  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (26 Apr 2010):


  • dp *

    dp * gave props (30 Apr 2010):


  • Adrian Rodriguez

    Adrian Rodriguez gave props (4 May 2010):

    So Surreal....Excellent

  • Damir Gavranovic

    Damir Gavranovic gave props (4 May 2010):

    well done :)

  • Julien Maury

    Julien Maury gave props (16 May 2010):

    this is nightly dreamed, Good for the theme.

  • Todd Chonody

    Todd Chonody gave props (21 May 2010):


  • HorseWithNoName

    HorseWithNoName   gave props (24 May 2010):


  • christine kiebert-boss

    christine kiebert-boss gave props (25 May 2010):

    so beautiful

  • Kathleen DesHotel

    Kathleen DesHotel   gave props (30 May 2010):

    oh so interesting!

  • Nabeel Alam

    Nabeel Alam gave props (1 Jun 2010):

    Awesome shot & effect!!

  • Paul Andrews

    Paul Andrews gave props (7 Sep 2010):


  • Robert R. Gaines

    Robert R. Gaines gave props (24 Jul 2011):

    Awesome Love the feel of this image.

  • Yves Harnois

    Yves Harnois gave props (2 Oct 2011):

    Interesting composition and very artistic, good work !

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (2 Mar 2013):

    Neat treatment and photo!

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (6 Jan 2014):

    Love. That's all she's got.

  • Alex Preiss

    Alex Preiss gave props (2 Aug 2014):

    Nice graphic treatment.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (18 Oct 2014):

    Spectacular shot........Aaron

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (19 Oct 2014):

    i'm not sure it's a lighthouse, but it's pretty damn cool anyway!

  • Cindy Griff

    Cindy Griff said (2 Nov 2014):

    Cool and unique entry!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (16 Feb 2017):

    Gorgeous effect and also love the birds flyingi Perfect! Got my vote!!!

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