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The Sunset of Life

I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion upon the sunset of life, when the dusk of evening begins to gather over the watery eye, and the shadows of twilight grow broader and deeper upon the understanding.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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Image size
3888x2592px 3.91 MB
Shutter Speed
10/600 second
Focal Length
23 mm
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Date Taken
Nov 6, 2007, 5:51:59 PM
© 2007 - 2022 ahermin
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saadbenamar's avatar
unbelievable shot .... nothing can stop you even the disability .
I relate so well to this photo. I am 74 years old and partially disabled. I have seen many beautiful subsets in different parts of the world and have several thousand images stored away. This one is special. None of mine compare.
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nuage-indigo's avatar
loveable.. really.
photofreak07's avatar
wonderful photograph!!! just lovely ! :heart:
vollyy's avatar
Look - in my journal :


Curum0's avatar
"Today I can see the sunset again,
Again I managed to reach the end
Less luck they had, how many of them
I don't know, I didn't even count..."
- Kult "Komu bije dzwon (Whom the bell tolls)"

Great pic!
EvElisious's avatar
Good concept .Good photo.
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I have feature this work in my last artiqule "seduced by Art XVII - Sunset"


hope you don't mind
TigerGirl91's avatar
Hi. I'm Oda. Just wondering if I could use this picture in a shcool prosject (it's a documentary about handicap), so I wanted to be nice and ask for aproval to use it. IT IS JUST for school.
Hope I can, I realy need some good pictures.
E-Davila-Photography's avatar
One of your photos is featured in my latest Journal Entry. B-)
jayshree's avatar
so emotional and dramatic. i can't remember seeing someone in a wheelchair as a model before. thats so cool.
This is a very beautiful shot, both visually and emotionally. I've never seen a sunset shot with this much impact on me...I love it.
jennofur86's avatar
absoloute beauty i love this piece i think it just captures and says so much thank you xxx
alsebka's avatar
the picture hast been featured in my journal [link]
unfortunately the sunset of life is rarely as beautiful as the sunset of the day - if only it were so stunningly beautiful - God's plan is to let old age beat us with so much infirmity and pain that we release life with a sigh of relief - the lucky man dies in his sleep and knows not the truth of death

still , it's a great image !
unidise's avatar
nice pic~ just dunno why tears came out
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jozut's avatar
awesome shot :o
vito14's avatar
Great Siluet and an idea!!!
great work!!!
i like it!!!
checkout my gall,
i need some comments from u!

"Life have never been sweeter than before"
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