Strength, character and stillness…

No, this is not about any human practising yoga or meditation, nor it is about any Thomas Moore sculpture. This is a common or ‘garden variety’ stone wall, which has stood as a sentinel for many years and shall continue to do so for many more.

Strength, character and stillness...
Strength, character and stillness…

But even a stone wall can teach us so much regarding strength, irrespective of whatever the elements throw at it; character, well each stone though unique, bind together in an impressive show of character and strength; stillness, these stones have been mute spectators for so many events, yet they are unmoved by everything around them….

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Depth.”


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Santosh Namby

A lover of Nature who loves photography and works as a Civil Servant, Santosh Namby Chandran has been a photographer for several years. Starting with a point and shoot 35mm film camera from canon to progressing to a film SLR and then a DSLR, his photographic journey has been a long one, filled with immense learning. Trained as an Ecologist and a Civil Servant, he merges his worlds and moves seamlessly though the corridors of power as well as overgrown jungles. An avid trekker and hiker, he has a penchant for shooting butterflies and birds...

3 thoughts on “Strength, character and stillness…”

  1. I absolutely LOVE walls … something that many find odd in me and yet others try to analyse. I don’t question it I just know that walls – brick ones, stone ones paper screens, the lot – I just. Love. Walls. Thank you 🙂

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