Grape Barrels

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Grape Barrels

Carla Maddox 7/8/2012 5:45:39 PM

Amen! And a very nice still life also, David.

Carla #1473777

Susan Williams 7/8/2012 6:23:46 PM

Beautiful presentation (and commentary). The details and colors are outstanding. Nice work, Dave. #10220361

Bobby Ray Goodman 7/8/2012 6:29:51 PM

WOW!!Hi Dave,Awesome still life my friend.A winner if you ask me!!! #10220373

Leslie McLain 7/8/2012 7:00:07 PM

Another stunning still life, Dave. #10220424

Tammy M. Anderson 7/8/2012 7:01:23 PM

Outstanding comp. and beautiful still life. Hope you enjoyed the wine. LOL. #10220425

Ellen Hodges 7/8/2012 7:18:59 PM

Absolutely gorgeous capture, Dave!! Love the subject and those cool barrels!! #10220439

Barbara Waldoch 7/8/2012 7:53:49 PM

Wonderful shot, Dave! #10220461

Terry Cervi 7/8/2012 8:35:36 PM

A wonderful narrative, Monte'! HIC
LOL. This is just gorgeous!! #10220554

Robert K. Bemus 7/8/2012 9:37:25 PM

Beautiful shot and great description, Dave!! #10220671

Stephen Zacker 7/9/2012 3:34:02 AM

Fantastic still life. Like the colors and textures. #10220870

Don Christiana 7/9/2012 5:40:16 AM

Outstanding still life. Dave, your are a master in the craft of capturing your subjects perfectly. Truly beautiful. #10221064

Linda S. Smith 7/9/2012 6:22:36 AM

Fantastic capture Dave! Love your description as well;-) #10221105

Joy Rector 7/9/2012 12:46:24 PM

excellent shot, love the comp #10221674

Jeff W. Robinson 7/9/2012 4:10:29 PM

Outstanding Dave - What a Great image!! #10221959

Thomas E. Hinds 7/9/2012 5:21:48 PM

Beautifully composed and rendered! Outstanding work, Dave! And I love the info segment! #10222058

David Phalen 7/9/2012 6:04:04 PM

A fantastic still life with excellent light, comp, colors and textures!!

LMAO at your description!! #10222136

Lindley Johnson 7/9/2012 6:37:52 PM

Love this fabulous still life, Dave! And I can so identify with your experience with the wine. :) #10222176

Joannie M. Bertucci 7/11/2012 4:02:13 PM

Another flawless image Dave! Composition, lighting, colors, tones and contrasts all perfect! #10225553

R. J. Laudenbacher 7/11/2012 6:20:30 PM

LOL...I love your comments on this fabulous still, Monte! Your stills are simply unsurpassed. #10225846

Carol Flisak 7/16/2012 4:53:03 PM

Another fantastic work of art, Dave! Thanks for the history lesson and commentary! #10232310

Katherine Kuhn 7/17/2012 1:20:51 PM

Beautiful image, Dave! Love your composition, light & effects! A work of art. #10233661

Karen Celella 7/25/2012 9:27:07 AM

You are a master of still lifes, Dave! #10243725

Mitch Spence 8/13/2012 10:52:05 AM

Your image does make food and drink a celebration, Dave. This is beautiful. #10274234

Heather Loewenhardt 9/14/2012 9:07:36 PM

I just love your style Dave. I actually prefer this vertical version. #10323412

Mike F. Anderson 9/19/2012 8:24:34 PM

Absolutley Perfect Lighting, Dave! #10329885

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Description

Evidence of wine production dates as far back as 8000BC. During an extensive gene-mapping project in 2006, archaeologists analyzed the heritage of more than 110 modern grape cultivars, and narrowed their origin to a region in Georgia, where wine residues were also discovered on the inner surfaces of 8,000-year-old ceramic storage jars. I started this photographic series with a bottle of wine, some grapes and a couple of casks. However the wine never made it to the posing table. This liquid panacea ("remedy for all ills") makes men invincible, women beautiful, and the world soooo mush niysher (LOL!).

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