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the moon

By yalex
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oil on canvas

Thanks for watching and
and tell me what you think.
Crits and comments always welcome!

Private collection. Germany
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JAMarlow's avatar
Love the calm emotion of the painting. A calm point of the day where the world is starting to rest.
Yukamon's avatar
Very beautiful!!! Amazing!!:D
gamael15's avatar
First this is a really great painting i love all the colors! Second I was wondering which colors you mixed to get your yellowish/ peach color for the sky?
Mutant-Knight's avatar
This piece is simply awesome :D

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Keep up the superb work!
bluem00n's avatar
Beautiful work, it took me a while to realise the medium..
I don't understand why the shrubs and trees' leaves are diffused at the edges, rather blurry - I suppose it's technique-related or just the kind of effect/mood you wanted to achieve?

I do love the colours and composition and especially the subject matter - it's very uncommon to find landscape paintings full of mud and puddles and this one was executed wonderfully :)
blackmustang13's avatar
wow this looks really realistic :) beautiful!
Ravenhaven's avatar
Gorgeous painting!

Good color scheme!
powerofart's avatar
It looks fantastic. Especially the reflection on the water.. Great. The painting is alive. But that moon looks odd. The sky looks like about 6~7 PM which the moon should not show. Just an opinion.
Anais07's avatar
Восхитительно, просто восхитительно! :heart: По атмосфере и настроению немного напoминает работы Васнецова. :heart:
Naiave-ShadowMoon's avatar
Fantastic, but the focus is kinda diffused amongst the elements. Depending on how you look at the painting as a whole, it shows the relation in between objects. That's how you wanted it yes?
yalex's avatar
Yes, exactly. That’s a kind of painting that depends on my mood. I didn’ttry to correct what’s going on the canvas with my mind.)

Naiave-ShadowMoon's avatar
i see.. that's cool! Sometimes i wish i could put down the image in my mind more accurately. Ah.. practice makes perfect!
kalmanen's avatar
Wow, amazing detailing! Especially the sky looks very photorealistic... must be stunning in real life.
Amarevia's avatar
Amazing! :wow: I thought it was a photo at first.
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