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A Song of Fire by ragesaavs A Song of Fire :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 5 0 Minute Break by ragesaavs Minute Break :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 11 3 Simple Happiness by ragesaavs Simple Happiness :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 15 1 King Philip's Islands by ragesaavs King Philip's Islands :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 5 1 Super Little Big Brother! by ragesaavs Super Little Big Brother! :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 5 2 Super Little Big Brother by ragesaavs Super Little Big Brother :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 0 0 Collecting Treasure by ragesaavs Collecting Treasure :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 0 1 Treasure Hunters by ragesaavs Treasure Hunters :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 0 0
The Invention of Art
A man can only remember so much. Just enough to learn from past mistakes. A man can only faintly remember his happiness and joy and, at times can only faintly remember his pain and loneliness.
A man wants to remember. It is a need that he himself does not understand why.
A man once told the day's work into song and then at night drew crude pictures on the wall. A man once wrote his thoughts on papyrus and then expressed through music with his instruments. A man once painted his imagination in canvas right before he announced it in poetry. Then a man mastered light and sound and he took pictures and records instead.
A man chooses his medium, ancient or new, and he uses it to express his thoughts, imaginings and most importantly, the emotions of the present that he knows would instantly become past. A man feared he forget, so he invented art.
Art was invented because a man needed to remember. A copy of one moment of the present that has become past, no matter how crude that copy may be,
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River setting. by ragesaavs River setting. :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 7 1 The true king of the skies. by ragesaavs The true king of the skies. :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 0 1 Malayan Tiger by ragesaavs Malayan Tiger :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 40 5 Catching a glimpse of heaven. by ragesaavs Catching a glimpse of heaven. :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 4 1 View from the top. by ragesaavs View from the top. :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 12 1 Trail to Mt. Kinabalu by ragesaavs Trail to Mt. Kinabalu :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 18 1 Mt. Kinabalu by ragesaavs Mt. Kinabalu :iconragesaavs:ragesaavs 47 2


Tyrion Lannister by Beruseruku Tyrion Lannister :iconberuseruku:Beruseruku 627 67 FYLD Adventure Time by renecordova FYLD Adventure Time :iconrenecordova:renecordova 1,824 158 WE ARE BUT MEN! by jollyjack WE ARE BUT MEN! :iconjollyjack:jollyjack 9,980 1,412 Kitsune by AdrianDadich Kitsune :iconadriandadich:AdrianDadich 9,648 685 Leap-Wolf by Lupinicious Leap-Wolf :iconlupinicious:Lupinicious 3,331 218 King of the Forest by wind-princess King of the Forest :iconwind-princess:wind-princess 841 72 Hibernating Ship by Pajunen Hibernating Ship :iconpajunen:Pajunen 403 67 Evolve by Incubo-Infinito Evolve :iconincubo-infinito:Incubo-Infinito 16 11 Historic Center of Dresden by hessbeck-fotografix Historic Center of Dresden :iconhessbeck-fotografix:hessbeck-fotografix 1,790 112 Cartoon City by Hestefotograf Cartoon City :iconhestefotograf:Hestefotograf 315 50 Sun and Moon Towers by Hestefotograf Sun and Moon Towers :iconhestefotograf:Hestefotograf 370 55 Friends. by Hestefotograf Friends. :iconhestefotograf:Hestefotograf 289 51 Warm Sunset by StachRogalski Warm Sunset :iconstachrogalski:StachRogalski 79 20 Some Time to Kill in Silent Hill! by DrFaustusAU Some Time to Kill in Silent Hill! :icondrfaustusau:DrFaustusAU 2,155 170 Photostudy Bird Fense 3 by htkpeh Photostudy Bird Fense 3 :iconhtkpeh:htkpeh 42 15


dog meat is meat.

dog is cute but so is pig.


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Ray Jan T. Saavedra
Artist | Student | Photography
I'm a just your ordinary introverted yet socially adept iphone wielding linux-using everyday cycling and soon-to-be triathlete half-geek.

Yes, Half-Geeks do exist.


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AnonymousKatsudon Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Hello!!! magka-apelyedo pala tayo, san ka sa Pinas?
NunoCanha Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Welcome to the :iconthe-yard-collective: Street Photography Group.
Here are some things to get you going:
- Here you can see the kind of photos we are looking for: PE: Street Photography for dummies
-Please, carefully read our Submission Guidelines [link], especially the part about the Featured Gallery and your agreement to post your photos in The Yard's Journals + at off-dA site Yard pages!
- Our Folder with published news articles: [link]
If you still have any question, don't hesitate to ask us in a note :)
We hope you'll enjoy staying with us, happy street-shooting :camera:
fujita18 Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2013
can i have your contact no. i want to talk about the picture of Jeepney pimp my ride thank you.
GraphiteOnPaper Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
thanks a lot!
AshleyxBrooke Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Welcome to


Hope you enjoy the group! :dummy:

Also be sure to stop by the group chat to meet other photographers, share your art and get tips and critiques!

:bulletpink: -> Join the #iPhotograph Chat now

RollingTomorrow Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2013   General Artist
Hello! :iconexcitedhiplz:

:la: Welcome to :iconwriters--club:! :la:

We're glad to have you as a member and look forward to seeing your contributions! :typerhappy:

We also hold a lot of contests with great prizes, so keep your eye out for them! We also have monthly features for members who have had their works published. :iconlaspinplz:
MonotoneMinimal Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2012
Welcome to :iconurbanlifephotography:
If you have any questions, dont hesitate to send a note.

Greetings from Cologne
Exnihilo-nihil Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2012  Professional Writer
thx a lot for the fave :)
Lintu47 Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Welcome to #AllArtSupport!
Click here to go to our RuleS.
Please keep in mind that we currently have over 28000 members and we have to make a selection, therefore not every submission will be accepted, so be sure to submit only your best works. Feel free to check our gallery to see what kind of art we are looking for.
Click here to read what #AllArtSupport means.
Enjoy Your Stay :heart:

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Mashfluxd Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Professional General Artist
Thanxs for the fave :D
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