not of sorry or of grief…
but for an unknown understanding
of pure joy and sweet relief.


“from the depths of the soul”
Photography, Artwork & Writing
by Holly Kempe ©

Sony a850 camera
Photoshop CS4 artwork


goddess, hindu, joy, relief, slc, spiritual, tears

Inspired by the vast outback, pristine coastline and flora and fauna of Australia, Holly adds her creative touch to photographs taken in her travels around this wonderous country.

Holly’s work talks in colours and peace and shows a great appreciation and respect for life.~ Angela
Love the simplicity and composition …great colours too! ~ Robert
An excellent eye for strong, simple graphics. ~ Karen

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  • bearwings
    bearwingsover 4 years ago

    nice proud looking image…….captured a look of wisdom beyond her years

  • thanks bw…she’s based on a wood carving I bought from Bali many years ago that I’ve always loved, for the reasons that you said…

    – Holly Kempe

  • Magee
    Mageeover 4 years ago

    Oh Holly!!! Doesn’t that look wonderful hanging where you’ve presented it! I love how you do that too by the way! Another superb work of art my friend. :-)

  • richiedean
    richiedeanover 4 years ago

    Beautifully sculptured piece, looks well in mono. Given her location, I have my own theory on why she is sheading a tear …………… :))

  • Jim Prince
    Jim Princeover 4 years ago

    that’s a beautiful work of art…thank you for sharing it with us

  • Kylie  Sheahen
    Kylie Sheahenover 4 years ago

    Fantastic image and words Holly :)

  • Filipa Nunes
    Filipa Nunesover 4 years ago

    Words and image beyond poetry. Wonderful!

  • Antanas
    Antanasover 4 years ago

    so beautiful work

  • IntriCate
    IntriCateover 4 years ago

    Lovely image!

  • Ellen Cotton
    Ellen Cottonover 4 years ago

    Gorgeous work of art!!!

  • carlosramos
    carlosramosover 4 years ago

    Outstanding shot, excellent creativity !!

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