Just up the road at sunset

Just up the road at sunset

Lovely composition Michael and subtle nuances

Magic moments, ist fun to capture them.

Posted by Holger . on Thu 20 Oct 18:36:14

A feel of hoppers rail track at sunset about it, bottom third colours are wonderful.

you have captured the moment very well

Dennis, Holger, Andre & Pat - thank you for commenting. My own feeling is that it is rather simplistic and lacking in spontaneity. However, I like the colours and I do think I captured 'the moment' so perhaps I shouldn't beat myself up too much! 😀

Great combination of colours for expressing the atmosphere.

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Yesterday evening 3 minutes walk from home. The setting sun dead behind me lighting up the far open forest in a orangy brown glow while the closest land was in deep shadow. The cattle grid on extreme right and adjoining gate for pedestrians and horse riders. Two minutes later and the glow had disappeared completely as twilight approached.

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Michael Trask

Hello. I am a retired Chartered Building Surveyor who took up watercolours at the age of 66 fifteen years ago. It is never too late! Whilst I could always draw and understood perspective ( my training helped that) I had never painted other than a few sketches for clients as an articled pupil 60…

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