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L'Arbre de Feu by alexandre-deschaumes L'Arbre de Feu by alexandre-deschaumes
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" .. Lorsque je ferme mes yeux, aujourd'hui encore, je vois ce mélange de demi teintes flamboyantes orné de branchages sinueux et incompréhensibles ..

Tout m’apparaît comme un mélange de formes et de teintes très abstraites, cette vision me fascine et me guide ..
Même si je n'y arrive pas encore comme je l'aimerai vraiment,
c'est en restant suggestif sur cette projection déstructurée que j'arrive à mieux apprécier.

Et j'ai voulu retranscrire cette sensation comme sorti d'un songe

Cette image comme toute la série sur la forêt est probablement ma préféré de ce que je ramène de ce périple, Elle est aussi un bon exemple pour ce que j'appel "vision onirique et évocatrice de la nature " . et j'ai en même temps conscience qu'elle plaira moins que les vues de montagne.Seulement pour moi il est plus impalpable et difficile de trouver des compositions comme ça , que de prendre le décors impressionnant , qui est déjà beau par lui même .

Les forêts deviennent magiques mais pas particulièrement apaisantes .. Plutôt denses ou complexes ...et semblent abriter une lourde peine insondable . Je n'arrive pas encore à mettre des mots sur ce que je ressens dans ces endroits

C'est une sorte d élégance torturée ...


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...When I close my eyes, still today, I see this mixture of blazing half-hues
ornated with sinuous and incomprehensible boughs...

Everything appears to me as a blending of shapes and very abstract tints, this vision fascinates me and guides me...
Even if I still don't succeed as I really would like to, it's by remaining evocative on this destructured projection that I can appreciate it more...

And I wanted to retranscribe this feeling as out of a dream.

This image, like the whole series on the forest is probably my favourite from what I bring back from this expedition.
It is also a good example of what I call a "dreamlike and nature evocative vision". And at the same time I am aware it will not be as successful as the mountain vistas. Except that for me it is more intangible and harder to find compositions like this than to take the impressive scenery, already beautiful by itself.

The forests become magic, but not particulary calming... Rather dense or complicated... And they seem to shelter a heavy and unfathomable sadness. I am not quite able yet to put words on what I feel in those places.

It is a sort of tormented Elegance.

Translation from french to english by : Adrien => :iconadmalamcrucem: thank you


© Alexandre Deschaumes
Ethereal nature collection 2012

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Doroteja1 Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2014
Wonderfully !
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Cado0187 Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
Beautiful portrait for home decor 💵
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Beautiful work...!
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Very impressive and beautiful!
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CMW1959 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2013
When i first opened this page and sat, hooked, and just absorbed this, and actually got a tear in my eye. You are truly amazing and I thank you for sharing
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Stolvezen Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
On se croirait dans un autre monde :heart:
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Ahmet-ER Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
great work
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solefield Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This is stunning!!
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Szellorozsa Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2012
Cette image est un comme poème ...tellement remplie d'émotions presque palpables, de mots et de souvenirs. C'est vraiment unique.
J'aime vraiment comment on peut voir au-delà de ce qui occupe l'image et j'aime beaucoup tout ce que vous faites.
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dragonfly-oli Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi!
I featured you in my Best of June-feature!
Please check it out and give it a favourite if you enjoyed it. :rose:
Have a nice weekend! :peace:
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Lelexxe Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
J'ai des frissons. Incroyable!
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lemz7kazama Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Student General Artist
Can I use this for my painting?

I'll tag you in-case i'll upload it.

and I'll give you credits to it...can I :iconbegplz:
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grdupa Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012
A-freakin-mazing!
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atzukhy Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Great photo, is "serene" :D
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RobertoBertero Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Professional Artist
Mystical!
I thought it was a night shot, but I guess not (looking from the exif). An absolutely wonderful and evocative work. Pure art!
Bravo!
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alexandre-deschaumes Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Professional Photographer
thank you !!
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XavierJamonet Featured By Owner May 30, 2012  Professional Photographer
J'aime beaucoup celle-ci!
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Your beautiful art has inspired this feature [link]
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Your fantastic work has been featured in Friday Night Features.
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BleachTheSky Featured By Owner May 25, 2012   Writer
This is gorgeous. :heart:
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EmilioBrown Featured By Owner May 24, 2012
Beautiful, I like the colors
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cr0z3r Featured By Owner May 23, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Majestic.
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BenoitJWild Featured By Owner May 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
très très belle descitpiton de la photo...la photographie l'est aussi bien sur, si cela était encore a dire...
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Lorna2000 Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
very nice
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Good work!
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LeashaHooker Featured By Owner May 22, 2012   Photographer
Always impressed by your work!! Fantastic!! :faint:
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punk-s-not-dead Featured By Owner May 22, 2012
:heart: Epitome of beauty. Epitome of God's presence.
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the-shining Featured By Owner May 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful capture, Alexandre.
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Annabelle-Chabert Featured By Owner May 22, 2012   Photographer
Moi qui adore les forêts..... :love:
Magnifique cet arbre sinueux tendance japonisante et puis ces couleurs d'automne flamboyantes mmmmmmmmmh, ça devait être une ambiance fascinante !! :-)
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lintu47 Featured By Owner May 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello :wave:
You have been featured in my weekly dA love for everyone! article.
Have a nice day :huggle:
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HallowedShell Featured By Owner May 21, 2012  Professional General Artist
Gorgeous! Great work!
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So beautiful
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Hermoso y fantastico *0*
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thanksthatisenough Featured By Owner May 21, 2012
fantastic work
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Sparia Featured By Owner May 21, 2012  Student General Artist
spectacular colors!
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emmanueldautriche Featured By Owner May 21, 2012   Photographer
Très beau...!!!
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vincentfavre Featured By Owner May 21, 2012  Professional Photographer
Beau !
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JPGphotos Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Une photo a méditer dans le silence... Rien à rajouter pour moi, j'adore cette photo. Merci pour le partage. :)
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Beautiful work of art!!!~~~
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Very well done, love this capture
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Beautiful!
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absolument magnifique
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jonathanjturrell Featured By Owner May 20, 2012
Stunning colors. Amazing. I love it!!!
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lombregrise Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Professional Writer
splendide - et merci pour la description
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ulyce Featured By Owner May 20, 2012
Simply stunning.
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The tree of fire beautiful
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:clap: fantastic colors!
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larewenevenstar Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
just stunning! one of the most amazing tree photos i've seen! thanks for sharing! i love it!
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