I was about to shoot the statue from on the other side of the avenue-on the Sea Wall, when the gentleman came into the frame and looked in my direction. The rest really is history-a simple concept piece.
Its people like him that great photographers from the curated site 1x pointed me to back in maybe 2015 when under their critique forum I posted photos for of course the experts and people like me to critique. This exercise was a rewarding one and one where they frown on ungentlemanly or unladylike critques. And of course by now you would have known I would have welcomed both forms. Because ,those to me ,bring resiliance,you see you don't need to be obscene or vulgar once you are not attacking the person and you are sticking to the matter at hand ,there should not be a problem. But some people can't separate the two and as result the safe way is what 1x pushes. But I was able to drive some experts to that(not the obscene) and this is when it was suggested that I check out these great artist who, I found out were more than artists some were scientist ,philosophers,etc. I think it was the same chap that led me to the magnum papers(I hope I am saying that right). So from those great ones at 1x I got the fine details to improved my portrait photography and for photography on the whole..
But the main reason for this piece is for you to focus on the sculpted piece before you and for you to see that life is like a circle-and I am not just harping on what those early sailors found out many years after their first set of travels but to say more.
c)round and round you go,but hopefully getting better at the tasks you do-this is really a part of what is considered incremental development and this development is not linear as some structuralists would wish you to believe but but circular.(some say cyclical) and