This blog is all about the fine art of monochrome photography. It includes hints and tips on composition and digital darkroom processes, achievements and images I'm pleased with, musings about this and that and items I find interesting.
I'm quite happy for it to grow like topsy, to evolve as it goes...
Wednesday, 7 August 2013
Desiderata - Kingdom of the Pony - SMALL Stretched Canvas Prints
Pic of the day
Here's my chosen picture of the day for this blog and I hope you enjoy it. It's presented as a fine art wrapped canvas. Click to see it from different angles and customize with your size.
The full Desiderata by Max Ehrmann: Go placidly amidst the noise and haste... With a soothing and inspiring image of a pony on Dartmoor, grazing easily in the gentle evening light. The vista of its kingdom and beyond is a backdrop and overall it really suits and complements Desiderata, don't you think?
The poem has inspired young adults who are coming of age since the 1920's and is as popular today as it ever was. It has been given as a gift by loving parents, grandparents, godparents and aunts and uncles as essential life-wisdom ever since it was written.
They've found it to be one of the few ways for such wisdom to get past those raging hormones, giving support to the upcoming generation through their rebellious years and beyond...