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Sacrifice †

Posted by
Barbara (Florida, United States) on 12 April 2009 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

For I remember it is Easter morn,
And life and love and peace are all new born. ~Alice Freeman Palmer.
Still symbolic for Easter originally I had wanted to post this on Good Friday.
While this is Easter Sunday for many, there are others who will have Easter next Sunday.

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john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Absolutely superb. Alleluia, Christ is Risen!

12 Apr 2009 5:44am

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece

Happy Easter!

12 Apr 2009 6:23am

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

Strong stuff . . I like the no-nonsense arrangement here.

12 Apr 2009 9:22am

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

beautiful strong image - Happy Easter

12 Apr 2009 10:59am

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Excellence in its simplicity and focus ... and such a strong statement!
Happy Easter, Barb.

12 Apr 2009 11:28am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

The Orthodox Easter is celebrated next Sunday; but thank you for sharing in the joy of your sisters and brothers of the Western Church, who celebrate the risen Lord today. This is a powerful image today, and a reminder of how the tomb could not hold him. Eirene.

12 Apr 2009 11:42am

Veronelle from Lens, France

excellent minimalist and b&w

12 Apr 2009 12:29pm

Nacho from Salem, OR, United States

Wow, great BW, great connection to the Easter story for Christians!

12 Apr 2009 2:04pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

We should never forget how much He Loves Us, and this photo is Perfect, blessings to you Barbx

12 Apr 2009 2:06pm

amin from mashhad, Iran

woow.that,s very heavy form that you can find and fix it.b&w is the best think for this subject.choose a locate of focuse is cleverly.but i think that contrast is low.what you think????

12 Apr 2009 3:36pm

@amin: Thank you Amin for your kind words. I know what you mean about the contrast. I could have gone heavier, it is an image that had many options to go with. Thanks.

Photosanity from Folsom, United States

Barbara - a fantastic capture regardless of the day you posted but it fits so well for the season. Thanks for sharing.

13 Apr 2009 3:20am

Bill Jennings from Los Altos (Bay Area Calif), United States

You must have held this one back to post for Easter. So appropriate. The monochrome gives it a timeless appeal.

13 Apr 2009 10:41pm

JanW from Rotterdam, Netherlands

Thank you for sharing this photo.

21 Apr 2009 8:07am