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Whatever The Weather In Full Sun by FireFlyExposed

All sorts of interesting ideas here - the words, the old style books in the garden, in the sun ... The fundamental composition works we...

Natural delight by ilNeofita

A really delicate, elegant, gentle still life. Its simplicity draws one back, and yes, it does speak peace and quiet. The two foundatio...

Kerry King of Slayer at Getaway Rock 2014 by kaffemugg

Hi, You dropped this into the critique folder of :iconlove-new-artists:, so herewith a crit! You've clearly done this before - these are shots that come wit...

2014-244 At the bottom of Taughannock Falls by pearwood

This is one of my all time favourites of yours. Classic lines, deep velvety textures, and a picture of a waterfall without any falling ...

Some for The-Photo-Critics, but some others as well. You can find 'comment crits' here
The stars are really a bit(?) biased - I tend to have critted images I like!
Feel free to request a crit - as I have time, I'll get there.

A bigger picture

Mon Sep 29, 2014, 11:44 AM
#Emptybucketchallenge by MittMac

I resonate with MittMac here. He puts it so well in the text accompanying this piece - absolutely, the folk who suffer from ALS should get all the help we can muster. But let us not forget about those, who don't have enough water to even think of tipping a full bucket over their heads. And all to often, I think it is not for a lack of ability to solve the problem, but the will. If I understand it correctly, no small part of the ebola outbreak is hygiene related.

I can support his call:
"783 million people worldwide lack access to clean water. 3,4 million people are dying every year because of health effects that are caused by this 'simple' fact. Please donate to groups like 'Charity: Water', '' or Unicef (for example)"


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Grant Hillebrand
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South Africa
teacher, geek, Christ follower
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Suds344 Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2014
Thank you for all your kind words and fav's. Greatly appreciated!!
AfricanObserver Featured By Owner Oct 13, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
It's a real pleasure to find a South African doing photojourn work here on dA, and doing it well.
HeidiK1 Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2014
Hello, thank you for the +fav   :) (Smile)
AfricanObserver Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
karadi83 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the +fav It means a lot :happybounce:  
AfricanObserver Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Your images are worth fav'ing!
karadi83 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Much appreciated! :)
niklin1 Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the fav!  :-)
AfricanObserver Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
cnrd Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks for the fav and comments!
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