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Fragility II

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"Fragility II" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"The beauty that lies hidden, makes my soul tremble with awe."  - Patricia Robin Woodruff 

Wisdom

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"Wisdom" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"Until one has loved an animal,  a part of one's soul remains unawakened."  - Anatole France 

Fragility

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"Fragility" 2017 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography - Canon
Just a photograph, no filters, no manipulation.
"if only there treasures were not so fragile as they are precious and beautiful."  - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, The Sorrows of Young Werther 

Woodscape - Lynn Canyon II

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"Woodscape - Lynn Canyon II" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon
"Believe me, for I know, yo will find something far greater in the woods  than in books. Stones and trees will teach you that which you cannot  learn from the masters." - Bernard of Clairvaux, The Letters of St. Bernard of Clairvaux

Steam

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"Steam" 2017 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"The restlessness and the longing, like the longing that is in the whistle  of a faraway train. Except that the longing isn't really in the whistle - it is in you. "  - Meindert DeJong, The Little Cow and the Turtle

Enchanted

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"Enchanted" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"The forest was not dark, because darkness has nothing to do  with the forest - the forest is made of life, of light - but  the trees moved with the wind and subtle creatures." - Lauren Groff, The Midnight Zone 

Rusty

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"Rusty" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography - Canon 
I just love rust and peeling paint. A natural art form.

Upcoming "Human Nature" Show at CVAC

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I will be showing my creations
"Reflection Of Self" and "Journey Of Three - Part II"
Human Nature
Cowichan Valley Arts Council
September 3 - 21 2019
Arbutus Gallery
Island Savings Center, Duncan, B.C.

Reflection Of Self

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"Reflection Of Self" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
Working with a photograph that I had taken a few years back called  "Stone Beauty".  I am giving this photograph a new life for  the upcoming Cowichan Valley Arts Council  "Human Nature" show in September.  

"Stone Beauty" 2011  Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography - Canon 

Woodscape - Eves Park

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"Woodscape - Eves Park" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
Beautiful Eves Park in the Cowichan Valley. A favorite place for a hike and picnic with my boys.  I have included my original photograph to show  the transformation. 




Woodscape - Goldstream

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"Woodscape - Goldstream" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"To dwellers in a wood, almost every species of tree has its voice as well as its features."  - Thomas Hardy, Under The Greenwood Tree

Crow on vintage paper

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"Crow On Vintage Paper" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"And the crow once called the raven black" - George R.R. Martin, A Knight Of The Seven Kingdoms 





The sheep with many hues....Wilma The Woolly

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A sheep with many coats...I can't decide on which one I love the  most so I will most likely print them all.  "Wilma The Woolly" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon

Altocumulus Reflection

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"Altocumulus Reflection" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain  or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky"  - Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds 

Industrial Abstraction

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"Industrial Abstraction" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"We are being made aware that the organization of society on the principle  of private profit, as well as public destruction, is leading both  to the deformation of humanity by unregulated industrialism,  and to the exhaustion of natural resources, and that a good deal  of our material progress for which succeeding generations may have to pay dearly."  - T.S. Elliot 

The Dance Of Two

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"The Dance Of Two" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Canon 
"Thou and I are too wise to woo peaceably."  - William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing

High Noon Murder

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"High Noon Murder" 2019 Copyright Julie Nygaard Digital Photography Manipulation - Samsung 
"...a murder of crows gormandized until they were satiated."  - Rex Curry