If fame were based on kindness instead of popularity, on understanding and not on worldwide attention, you would be the biggest celebrity on earth. And to my heart, you already are.

(Let’s hope she will recognize herself…)

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota, Florida, USA

Olympus SP570 UZ


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Photography is not about cameras, gadgets and gizmos. Photography is about photographers. A camera didn’t make a great picture any more than a typewriter wrote a great novel.
Peter Adams

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  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 5 years ago

    reminds me of my mom:)))))))))))

    this is gorgeous , !!!!!!!!! and special…

  • thanks for this lovely comment !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • linifer
    liniferover 5 years ago

    Beautiful! Lucky lady… :))

  • many thanks !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Heavenandus777
    Heavenandus777over 5 years ago

    I absolutely Love this.Beautiful Work of art

  • thank you so much !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Rainy
    Rainyover 5 years ago

    Hi Francis, long time no see, glad you come back! Beautiful work!

  • I had some computer related troubles… lost almost all my previous images… so I did new ones !
    a much appreciated comment, thanks !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Glenna Walker
    Glenna Walkerover 5 years ago

    Beautiful card and words!

  • thank you !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 5 years ago

    Fantastic and beautiful work

  • thank you so much !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanover 5 years ago

    what a beautiful, beautiful image and what a magnificent sentiment!!!!! You, my friend, are an incredible photographer … and an incredible philosopher as well!!!!!!!

  • lol, I am not sure to deserve so kind compliments, but they are truly appreciated nonetheless !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 5 years ago


  • thank you !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • sstarlightss
    sstarlightssover 5 years ago

    C’est magnifique, Francis, une carte splendide et des mots très beaux!

  • merci infiniment !
    sincerement, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • naturelover
    natureloverover 5 years ago

    Beautiful image and words- this is a stunning card-love it!!!!

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