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old midnight comes around

© Glasses, Berlin 2011 by Fritsch

Let our hearts take wings / ‚round midnight, midnight / Let the angels sing / For your returning / Till our love is safe and sound / And old midnight comes around (Thelonious Monk)

posted: September 4, 2011
under: black & white, pictures
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17 Responses to “old midnight comes around”

  1. kkk sagt:

    knallhart wildschönes schwarzweiß in bild und ton…
    toller blog!!!!!!

  2. Marcie sagt:

    Such a wonderfully evocative image. So perfectly simple!!

  3. AR sagt:

    Romantik hat ja immer etwas Verträumtes und Irreales. Im Moment genau dieser nüchternen Erkenntnis, erzeugt sie geradezu ihren Kehrwert, und dieser ist meistens voller Schmerz und Sehnsucht..
    Wunderbar das.

  4. Jerome sagt:

    Reminds me of the semi-autobiographical work that Depardon did at some point, good

  5. frankdejol sagt:

    Simple and perfect….Bravo!

  6. Phil Vaughn sagt:

    I love the austerity of this shot. It’s an atmosphere that tells me that much more is happening. The glasses lying on the table–that’s what I do when I’m thinking or just had enough to cope with for a while. Then, there is the idea of isolation…not just solitude.
    Contemplative shot, Fritsch.

  7. marc sagt:

    love this one and the jazz reference

  8. rhys sagt:

    I like the isolated lonliness here, the surrounding space draws you in

  9. sherri sagt:

    and i’ve gotten my second wind and hate to go to bed:-)

  10. Luis sagt:

    Good light, clarity, and a touch of inquisitive mystery.

  11. Perfect! My compliments, Fritz.

  12. DomLOrtha sagt:

    Great idea and best result! Really beautiful and strong!
    Have a nice day.

  13. minimodi sagt:

    reminds me of that time a day when you just take em off, lean back and take a deep breath…

  14. Beverungen sagt:

    das tagwerk ist vollbracht. ruhe. innen denkt der kopf. immer.

  15. Francis sagt:

    Going back from France and i find your last gem, these glasses on the table, the feeling you’re next to this scene, not as a photographer but as an actor of the scene, or maybe this is someone else’s glasses… Anyway the idea of a meditation at night (thanks Mr Monk) with something very special: the way the glasses are put, as if looking themselves (if it were possible!) the world upside down.
    A simple and powerful composition, Florian.

  16. Ivy Tavia C. sagt:

    Time flies as they often do.. however, certainly not all the time.. lets just „FREEZE“ those sensational ones (HA!).. (a simple depiction?! hmmm but it is not) Liking the styling-treat:)

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