Group Info Group Founded 7 Years ago Statistics 591 Members
43,063 Pageviews588 Watchers

Gallery Folders

Featured
Widow's Castle by Spiritofdarkness
Rains Gift by Spiritofdarkness
Green Paradise by Spiritofdarkness
Stories on the Wall by Spiritofdarkness
photo.concept
L I N E S by artofinvi
Can You Feel It? by TenthMusePhotography
Autumn flight by NatalieVing
Blue light as bruises on my skin by NatalieVing
photo.abstract.surreal
Something Anything by Trippy4U
Luminous Darkness VIII by Art2mys
Keep Your Hat On by tholang
bewitched white wall by bluePartout
photo.fog
The Approaching Darkness by MikkoLagerstedt
Old Cherry Tree by organicvision
Alone, chasing lost memories... by AtEternitysGate
Fog by Battle-for-the-Sun
photo.nature
Albero deviantevole by OliverJules
2017-07-15T23:26:30.000Z DSC_02673039 by VexingArt
Meddling Snow by TinyWild
From The Shadows 1 by Coigach
photo.people.body
Floored by Markus43
Lyon, France, November 2018 by djailledie
Soul of dead bird by NatalieVing
Paris Street 663 by leingad
photo.interior
'18 33/52 by arianeka
s t i l l / but this light is moving particles by PsycheAnamnesis
Scottish Edwardian Interior by Coigach
Caravanserai - I by InayatShah
photo.street.urbex
Impression 706 by SUDOR
Ombre Lunghe by tortagel
u t o p i a by JonhyBlaze
Lyon, France, October 2018 by djailledie
photo.monuments architecture.sculpture
Helsinki Dipty by scheinbar
Sunbeams On A Door by InayatShah
.in silence by Migrena
Surface 35 by alinacitasci56
photo.still life
Evening skyscape by luka567
The Creation of Emotions - Thinking of a Friend by Stoppersempre
A Silent Chord by hummbuzz
Eden Project Detail 1 by Coigach
lunar solar eclipse
SPF 70 by m-lucia
traditional
Untiteled by MoritzMiessl
animation
Doroga by Anhen
digital.photo.manip
Starship by teddybearcholla
Featured II
I got my eye on you (2013) by tiefengeist

Affiliates

:icondeutschedichter::iconart--is--love::iconmonochromeminimalism::iconaiaiyhos::iconart-all::iconlet-therebe-light::iconspirals-and-swirls::iconblack-magic-art::iconc--giraldez::iconzeiss-da::iconunexpectedphotos::iconlife-in-shadow::iconserious-comics::iconworldthroughyoureyes::iconsilouhette-mania::iconso-often-bled::iconsquarebysquare::iconmadsquarelabyrinth::iconwindowsity::iconspraying-revolution::iconnon-real::iconwhoneedscolour:

about shadow

"Speak you too,
speak as the last,
say out your say.

Speak-
But don't split off No from Yes.
Give your say this meaning too:
Give it the shadow.

Give it shadow enough,
Give it as much
As you know is spread round you from
Midnight to midday and midnight.

Look around:
See how things all come alive-
By death! Alive!
Speaks true who speaks shadow.

But now the place shrinks, where you stand:
Where now, shadow-stripped, where?
Climb. Grope upwards.
Thinner you grow, less knowable, finer!
Finer: a thread
The star wants to descend on:
So as to swim down beliow, down here
Where it sees itself shimmer:in the swell
Of wandering words."
― Paul Celan
shadow on the wall by ltiana355 Revelation by dynax700si
Signs Of The Time by EintoeRn Solid Waves by WishmasterAlchemist
3 by gndrfck 3 by gndrfck
crystal shadow by scheinbar Untitled by aerendial
:icondarthdave76:

Stazione aurea by darthdave76 Untitled by darthdave76

Untitled by darthdave76 Untitled by darthdave76

Boxes Delivery by darthdave76 Untitled by darthdave76

Untitled by darthdave76 Untitled by darthdave76

irish by darthdave76 Untitled by darthdave76

one more light by darthdave76 Dynamic shadows  by darthdave76
More Journal Entries

Admins

''We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand, and it is no good moving from place to place to save things; because the shadow always follows. Choose a place where you won't do harm - yes, choose a place where you won't do very much harm, and stand in it for all you are worth, facing the sunshine.''
E.M. Forster, A Room with a View

How do you present the shadow?

little rules:

In contributing, avoid presenting minimal shadows, because everything has a shadow, so therefore, it would be great if it is the overall impression of a shadow, or middle, well just don't minimal. :ahoy:

Accepting Photography, Digital Photography and manipulation, Traditional (drawing, painting, crafts, sculpting), Animation, so it's wide concept of this group.

Also, catch up with some journals of this group if you want to get closer the attention and goals (maybe):
What is shadow?Welcome you all who are admirers of shadow.
Feel free to join and contribute.
This group just born today (on 19th November), so there would be a lot of changes.
Leave shadow in peace for a while and maybe we can create together and contribute in the name of that abstract product of nature.
if you have any ideas and questions, feel free.
I would invite contributors, but if you have really a wish to contribute in this beginning, let me note and we would make a deal.
Enjoy!
:wave:
A shadow is an area where direct light from a light source cannot reach due to obstruction by an object. It occupies all of the space behind an opaque object with light in front of it. The cross section of a shadow is a two-dimensional silhouette, or reverse projection of the object blocking the light. The sun causes many objects to have shadows and at certain times of the day, when the sun is at certain heights, the lengths of shadows change.
An astronomical object casts human-visible shadows when its apparent
ART OF THE SHADOW vol 1Hello, dear friends and visitors who can join whenever they want this group :iconshadowlightseeker:
:giggle:
I'm happy to make such connection of the element shadow which create a lot of the effects on the photography.
The virtue of the camera is not the power it has to transform the photographer into an artist, but the impulse it gives him to keep on looking.
Brooks Anderson, Once Around the Sun
A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.
Diane Arbus
The magic of photography is metaphysical. What you see in the photograph isn't what you saw at the time. The real skill of photography is organized visual lying.
Terence Donovan
Is shadow visual lie? :? :giggle:
While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.
Dorothea Lange
ANYWAY, ALWAYS THE BEST PART: the art of shadows.
1st features on theme 'Art of
ART of the SHADOW vol 2Hello dear members, friends and guests!
I change collections of the Gallery, because I think that previous collection  like 'traditional.animation.digital' is not that simple to manage, so I added few collections and rename previous collections.
so these are collections (:devil: 13 of them:giggle:):
photo.concept



The Silence of the Lambs by iNeedChemicalX :thumb353468563:
schattenself by Lucyanna schattenself by Lucyanna schattenself by Lucyanna
photo.abstract.surreal
Maestoso by AiniTolonen Had a Chance to Be Insane by jonniedee Maestoso by AiniTolonen
Had a Chance to Be Insane by jonniedee Lost into the woods by Manon-Ghiurco  Had a Chance to Be Insane by jonniedee
Maestoso by AiniTolonen Had a Chance to Be Insane by jonniedee Maestoso by AiniTolonen
photo.fog
:thumb349893207: Dreams running parallel by MarioDellagiovanna :thumb349893207:
Dreams running parallel by MarioDellagiovanna Fog Crosser by intao Dreams running parallel by MarioDellagiovanna
:thumb349893207: Dreams running parallel by MarioDellagiovanna :thumb349893207:
Bavarian Haze by mutrus Through the Eerie Gloom by jasonwilde :thumb353510685:
Boundless winter by korlyuk :thumb352398


so take a walk or maybe this inspires you in your shadow explores weather it is :camera: or :iconpenplz: or :iconbrushplz: or :icongimpplz:

:sun:

Yours,
:iconshadowlightseeker:
Lone Traveller by ZiaulKareem
The shadow's shadow by KitsuneBara
Kage - Shadow, silhouette by KisaragiChiyo The Shadow Knows... by SeamusHooligan
Entrance by MSpaintdog
H O P E by AndrewToPhotography
The Thin House by Batsceba
Close  The last window by xxacke
Nosferatu by Nat-ti

Founder


:iconaerendial:

Co-Founders


:iconlajeunefilletllamer::iconrongiveans::iconhalcyonshores:

Contributors


:iconronin-san::iconjennifermowry::iconjjshaver::icondrcaligari::iconabdulhamid-alattar::iconyavuzozer::iconlostknightkg:

Deviants

Recent Journal Entries

Comments


Add a Comment:
 
:icont1sup:
T1sup Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2019
If not dear yet, this group is abandoned.
Better delete it.
Reply
:iconmarcelflisiuk:
marcelflisiuk Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2019  Professional Traditional Artist
Have not been on DA for a while , your request for "Summers last toast" has expired can you request one more time will accept right away.Apologize for that.
Reply
:iconmarkus43:
Markus43 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you.
Reply
:icontinywild:
TinyWild Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2018
Thank you for the request! :thanks:
Reply
:icontrippy4u:
Trippy4U Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2018
Thanks kindly for the requests :ahoy:
Reply
:iconalinacitasci56:
alinacitasci56 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank for the fave
Reply
:icontholang:
tholang Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2018
Thanks for your request! 
Reply
:iconbluepartout:
bluePartout Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2018
Thank you! 
Reply
:iconalinacitasci56:
alinacitasci56 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you
Reply
:icondjailledie:
djailledie Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2018  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks! 
Reply
:iconmarkus43:
Markus43 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
thank you!
Reply
:iconbatsceba:
Batsceba Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2018   Photographer
thanks a lot
Reply
:iconcallme-ismael:
Callme-Ismael Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2018   Artist
... Aloha, 

thanks a lot for the Feature 
:hug: 

:ahoy: 
Reply
:icondasghul:
DasGhul Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2018   General Artist
is this group still alive?
i hope so... :pray:
Reply
:iconltiana355:
ltiana355 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
Add a Comment: