SHARE YOUR TRUTH
The opinions expressed in Share Your Truth are the author’s own.
MICHELLE THOMPSON SHARES HER TRUTH
Text by Michelle Thompson
Photograph © Michelle Thompson
Description of image
The creek flowing beneath the bluestone bridge in Woodend, Victoria, Australia and into the green landscape beyond.
How does the image express or manipulate the truth?
The creek and the green landscape look serene. However, the image is carefully composed to avoid the intrusion of humanity onto the landscape. Framing the shot to exclude the railing and cars constantly streaming across the bridge provided an impression of serenity and quietness that, in reality, does not exist.
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