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Sun Setting


Photo taken by contributor Jacque who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and ADHD. She is a graphic designer, wife, and mother to two boys. She is learning to draw from God’s strength to get her through every day. She has also found art and music to be great healers and outlets for the soul.

About this photo: “It’s been awhile since I’ve submitted because I’ve been going through a rough patch. While I was reluctant to even shoot feeling down, the cross shaped pier and the sun setting and the end couldn’t be ignored. Later when I viewed the shot, it was the perfect reminder that for me to stay healthy, I need to stay rooted in my photography, my family, my faith and in nature.”

Find more from Jacque at her blog.

This entry was submitted as part of our “Color Of Emotion” Photo Challenge


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6 comments on “Sun Setting

  1. frankaz2000
    May 23, 2017

    Jacque great use of low light with great beauty!


  2. steviegill
    May 24, 2017

    It’s a beautiful scene, the light is gorgeous.


  3. daveyone1
    May 24, 2017
  4. Amy
    May 24, 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing!


  5. sandyhiii
    May 25, 2017

    Beautiful light and reminder of faith


  6. autisticaplanet
    May 28, 2017

    I love the cross formation of the pier. I would be dead if I didn’t trust in my Savior, even though I do go through sensory and anxiety challenges that push me to the brink. I have peace in knowing that when the sun sets on my life, I will be in heaven with my believing loved ones. Sunsets are one of my favorite things to photograph, especially in the winter.


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