The master himself

Posted by Franz (Baden, Austria) on 20 February 2018 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

Meet the master himself, Auguste Rodin ... or at least I think it's him! This is one of dozens of sculptures in the sculpture garden of the Rodin Museum.

Paris, April 2017

Panasonic DMC-FZ1000 1/40 second F/3.2 ISO 125 16 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

A great Master and beautiful statue

20 Feb 2018 5:19am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A very dramatic and energetic photo, Franz.

20 Feb 2018 6:37am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

There is a wonderful sense of involvement here . .

20 Feb 2018 8:17am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, colors & details!
Amazing series.

20 Feb 2018 8:19am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice combination with the green background.

20 Feb 2018 8:49am

Devi from Chennai, India

this is awesome fantastic !! What an impressive work of art here !

20 Feb 2018 9:42am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Belle composition

20 Feb 2018 9:48am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb composition.

20 Feb 2018 9:51am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A nicely-framed view of this composition! Again, I am impressed by the verdant aura that is created by the sunlight and foliage.

20 Feb 2018 1:06pm

@Steven: Thanks, Steven! It was exactly this leafy canopy and the sunrays bursting through that made photography rather challenging that day!

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


20 Feb 2018 1:13pm

Joyce from Montana, United States

Powerful compo. I too love the greeny shiny blackness giving it a subtle life, but Rodin's sculpture just sang out with life to begin with.

20 Feb 2018 1:23pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel vert et compo quelle statue et image superbe compo

20 Feb 2018 2:20pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Okay, nice to meet the master himself, great image.

20 Feb 2018 4:09pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A very strong capture of the statues. Excellent photo work.

20 Feb 2018 4:16pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A dynamic sculpture of the artist. He is serious about his craft.

20 Feb 2018 4:21pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I would love to see the garden.

20 Feb 2018 5:15pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A striking image The image gives life to bronze! 5*****

20 Feb 2018 6:26pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superbe cadrage et angle de prise de vue!

20 Feb 2018 6:36pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Lush green tones and superb framing here! You have done Rodin justice with this serial.

20 Feb 2018 7:04pm

@Rick: Thanks, Rick, as always! It's hard not to be awed by Rodin ... ;-)

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Amazing sculpture and shades od green.

20 Feb 2018 9:17pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

the green of the foliage reflected in the black impacts the curves and angles of the scultpure

21 Feb 2018 12:50am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

That is amazing that he was able to create a sculpture of himself. He was truly brilliant artist and sculptor.

21 Feb 2018 2:27am

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Great attention to detail, from Rodin and and from you as well! I can see that the master in not immune to occasional bird dropping or two though... ;-)

21 Feb 2018 2:28am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

wonderful work. both you and him :)

28 Feb 2018 12:22pm

Amadeus from Berlin, Germany


8 Mar 2018 11:33pm