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"The moment always dictates in my work. What I feel, I do. This is the most important thing for me. Everybody can look, but they don't necessarily see. I never calculate or consider; I see a situation and I know that it's right, even if I have to go back to get the proper lighting."
~ Andre Kertesz

Joke from Leuven, Belgium

Very original idea!

26 Aug 2012 1:25pm

Ellebelle from Mosquito Town, Netherlands

Wonderful and exciting!!
Your room needs a little dusting...... ;-))))

26 Aug 2012 1:32pm

@Ellebelle: maybe that is not my room :)

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

wonderful shadow play ,mysterious and erotic !

26 Aug 2012 1:36pm

Richard Geven from Montferland, Netherlands

From the old box..........
Fantastic idea and beautiful processed Mariana!!!
Nothing more than a shade and a beautiful shape of a woman...what do you need more? Nothing!

26 Aug 2012 2:06pm

Cajera from France

Un joli reflet et une ombre très suggestifs

26 Aug 2012 2:32pm

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Beautifully done

26 Aug 2012 2:43pm

P-TER from Roeselare, Belgium

Mysterious beautiful ! ! !

26 Aug 2012 2:45pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice abstract image.

26 Aug 2012 3:04pm

Calusarus from ST SORLIN EN VALLOIRE, France

Une très belle photo, à la fois glamour et mystérieuse. Mes compliments pour l'ambiance

26 Aug 2012 3:16pm

sylvain santelli from cayenne, France

A photo I would have liked to take ...

26 Aug 2012 3:35pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

You are an artist!

26 Aug 2012 3:51pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful image! Wonderful composition.

26 Aug 2012 4:04pm

El pare from Prepirineu, Andorra

The seduction achieved is really great. Fine work, Mariana.

26 Aug 2012 4:44pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Une superbe image de la féminité, ton traitement est une merveille. Belle journée Mariana.

26 Aug 2012 4:57pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Marvelous shot with the mirror and so many reflections. I love the cobwebs and the vintage b/w.

26 Aug 2012 5:03pm

Ddo from Verdun, France

Voilà un miroir qui semble affiner la silhouette, cool :). Beaucoup de grace dans ces courbes féminines qui se reflechissent

26 Aug 2012 5:26pm

S.A.M from Tehran, Iran

Very Beautiful.

26 Aug 2012 5:32pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

A very intriguing shot. What is real, what shadow and what refelection? And what stained window is being shot through?

26 Aug 2012 6:16pm

philippe from Arbois, France

Encore une magnifique image, j'aime cette ambiance, beau travail, bravo !

26 Aug 2012 6:24pm

Christian Richer from Le Havre, France

Like a Picasso drawings, lost and found .... Superb!

26 Aug 2012 6:26pm

franz from Baden, Austria

superb ... now we are getting somewhere !!! ;-)))

26 Aug 2012 6:40pm

huri from tehran, Iran

wow! 5*****
professorial!

26 Aug 2012 6:40pm

Mehdi Monadi from Tehran, Iran

very nice .bravo

26 Aug 2012 6:56pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Great effect! This picture is really striking!

26 Aug 2012 7:09pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

imaginative Very nice.

26 Aug 2012 8:00pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

Mary Magnifico self portrait, sensual, provocative, pure fantasy, dizziness curves lost in the shadows, exceptional woman, fantastic photography, bravissimo ...............

26 Aug 2012 8:31pm

@Melocoton: you are the most passionate person on Am3, Pablo :)))))

Tat à l'oeil from Paris, France

superbe rendu !

26 Aug 2012 8:45pm

Enzo from Lausanne, Switzerland

Magnifique création, j'adore!

26 Aug 2012 9:14pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

mysterious shot, mariana!

or must I say; 'curiousss'? :-))

26 Aug 2012 10:13pm

@curieuzeneuzemosterdpot: no, you cannot say for the picture - curious picture :)

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

very sexy shot! Amazing depth, from the cobwebs in the foreground, to the shadow in the mirror and the hair!
The setup must have taken a while to get such a perfect image, or as you say "the moment" occurred and you captured it perfectly!

27 Aug 2012 12:35am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Niiiiice, image well thought out or was it instantaneous:)

27 Aug 2012 12:51am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

So much to see...more to imagine. best…jf

27 Aug 2012 4:13am

@ordinaryimages: really ? funny you :)

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

so subtle ...........lovely image

27 Aug 2012 7:01am

Eric C. from Ivry sur Seine, France

Great one !

27 Aug 2012 10:01am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

A very interesting effect. The woman silhouette is better defined in the mirror. Excellent image.

27 Aug 2012 10:05am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A very nicel shadow play, nicely done.

27 Aug 2012 12:39pm

Monik from PARIS, France

L'effet d'ombre et de lumière et le jeu de miroir sont excellents. J'adore!
Bonne soirée, Mariana!

27 Aug 2012 4:35pm

r.t from Romans, France

Beautiful !

27 Aug 2012 7:50pm

Gérard Méry from Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, France

Photo qui mériterait une expo. Les ombres se devinent sur cette lumière intime. Magnifique.

27 Aug 2012 10:11pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous female form and cool setup. The processing is really nice.

27 Aug 2012 10:43pm

clYk photo from Lille, France

Great! The shadow is the youth, le spider's web the old age?

28 Aug 2012 10:00am

Philou04 from Manosque, France

Very nice, esthetic and sensual. I love that! 5*****

28 Aug 2012 6:37pm

domlortha from Roanne, France

Wonderful shot! There's a special mood over this view, thanks to the terrific spider web! Great work! 5*!
Have a nice day.

30 Aug 2012 4:07pm

eva from Oxford, United Kingdom

When a photographer becomes and artist! What can I say! Wish it was mine ;)

31 Aug 2012 9:18pm

rian from vestavia hills, United States

sexy curves.. :)

4 Sep 2012 4:25pm

Rob.A. from B., Switzerland

remixed in my "Pics I would have loved to shoot". It says it all!

24 Sep 2012 11:22am

@Rob.A.: thanks Rob !