Towards the light

© Wolfgang Dolak

Towards the light

Uploaded: December 01, 2002


Changed the title from the one I had chosen before to a more positive one...


Wolfgang Dolak December 01, 2002

Oooops! "Experience". Sunday morning is a bad time to post. lol
birdie #14387

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe May 26, 2019

Definitely creates a mood! Very interesting fog makes for nice backlighting for the trees as well. Nicely captured! #27131

ilana peled level-classic May 26, 2019

M O R B I D!!! #27132

clifton Mair May 26, 2019

Great shot!! Very moody with well thought out composition. If the title doesn't work for everyone, it could be seen as 'Re-Birth Experience' - a new beginning :) #27135

Kathleen Clemons May 26, 2019

Hi birdie- You can title this whatever you wish, the photograph is wonderful. Great mood and composition. Though we have plenty of fog here on the coast of Maine, I have yet to get a decent photo of it. You make it look so easy. :) #27138

Jill Battaglia May 26, 2019

Another gorgeous photo, Birdie! Love it!
-Jill B #27153

Donna R. Moratelli May 26, 2019

Very eye catching photo withe excellent contrast..This is beautiful Birdie. #27154

May 26, 2019

Birdie,This one really shows your mood. Beautiful done even the title right. #27165

Cathy M. Gromball May 26, 2019

Awesome shot Birdie! You're right - it looks just like what people who have had near death experiences describe. It gives me shivers up and down my spine!

Cathy :) #27200

Wolfgang Dolak May 26, 2019

Thank you for your kind and interesting comments!

Ilana, I'm sorry, if I possibly hurt your feelings somehow. It was not intended to have a "thriller" title. This was just what came to my mind, when I saw the results of the photograph on my screen! The photograph was rather meant positive than morbid. I promise to post a special bright one for you tomorrow! OK?

Jeannie: Everybody has bright or less bright moods at times. Mine is usually a very positive one. I love life, nature and all beings. This photo is moody but definitely not a mirror of my soul. Else I would not go out on a day like that to take pictures. It was drizzling - not the best for camera electronics, even bigger drops were falling from the trees, very long exposure times and the wind was rather strong.

Thanks again!
birdie #27215

Damian P. Gadal May 26, 2019

Lovely shot!

Having had one of these experiences, I don't find this morbid at all, but rather reassuring in that this affirms that you will pass out of any darkness, no matter how gloomy it seems... #27225

Tess Campbell May 26, 2019



life is not measured by the number of breaths we take...but by the moments that take our breath away....

this takes my breath away...... #27240

May 26, 2019

Sorry Birdie that not what I meant! It's beautiful #27242

Lorraine T. Lynch level-classic May 26, 2019

Excellent shot and I too believe that we will all see the light someday! #27247

Robert Pranagal May 26, 2019

This is S T U N N I N G !
Sure winner!
Purely fantastic!

Stephanie Adams May 26, 2019

I had better get in on this critiquing and comments :O) I love it!!!! The title is fine too, and I too see it as reasurance of after life...light at the end of the tunnel....maybe a little scary being as we dont' know what is out there. But, this is an EXCELLENT shot no matter what one gets from it!! Fantastic birdie, you are awsome! #27290

Patricia A. Cale May 26, 2019

Beatiful shot! I think the title fits the photo perfectly! #27298

Carol Sherman May 26, 2019

A winning and unique shot Birdie! It's the beauty and the mystery in the dark of night. #27323

ilana peled level-classic May 26, 2019

Hi Wolfgang
I said "morbid" but I liked it anyway.
I love moody pictures and yours is just beautiful. #27381

Wolfgang Dolak May 26, 2019

A second and big thank you everybody for the long discussion and the time you invested. I'm glad that you liked the photo inspite of the scary title.

Ilana, a special thank you for your second response. As promised I have posted a photo dedicated to you!

Again thank you all for your kindness!
birdie #27408

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