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This painting is meant to depict depression. The raging sea represents anger; and the dark skies and use of only blue and black, sadness. The lighthouse is barely visible in the darkness and there is no beacon, symbolising the absence of hope and happiness.
Image details
Image size
1824x1494px 2.17 MB
Shutter Speed
1/8 second
Focal Length
6 mm
Date Taken
Dec 12, 2004, 1:34:03 AM
© 2004 - 2021 ibanez01
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stella-gemella's avatar
this picture not only depicts depression. It IS depression ! Also, great use of blue :)
BonnieLeeman's avatar
really poignant work
pjohootkc's avatar
Wow. The waves seem to move in my mind. It looks awesome.
IyraEMM's avatar
so beautiful.
AndrewZheng's avatar
Such a beautifully created piece of art for such a depressive theme. I like it a lot.
JimWorld's avatar
This place is my fantasy world...its how I picture it all the time. like, exactly
bumsRus's avatar
you really depicted depression well
wow i love this u r so talented :)
Endofsecrets's avatar
aquadragon35's avatar
reminds me of home at night. looks really great!
Missulena's avatar
Ah yes, takes me back. I also remember the first time I saw it, back in Yr 10. Good times, good times. What an artiste you are!
greenrae's avatar
i remember when i first saw this.
i was with chloe and you and noura were in the art portable collecting your paintings.
i didnt know you could do art until i saw that. i was so surprised!

anyway, love it!
ibanez01's avatar
thanks! wow you remember the exact time you saw it! looking back over it now, i think i could've done a better job. but it may be that i have improved...i hope so anyway! i did that in yr 10. it seems like such a long time ago now!
greenrae's avatar
lol. yeh, we get that way all the time. i look at my older pics and i rekon theyre crap compared to now. lol.

you could always do it again :D
this was the first piece of artwork i'd ever seen u do and i loved it, still do! How time flies!
Ebory's avatar
i reemeber this!!! i love it!
moonshack's avatar
really nice!
i know this is ironic, but it made me happy when I first looked at it... maybe cause you depicted a feeling so well. :-D have a good life
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