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Guardian of the Garden

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 12 March 2012 in Documentary & Street.

Tourist Trap
October in Sedona

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Both the figure and your title made me smile. Good capture.

12 Mar 2012 5:26am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

A great statue. Reminds me of those old stories from Wild West.

12 Mar 2012 5:33am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Très belle statue image coloré et une très belle luminosité.
Belle journée

12 Mar 2012 5:59am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent capture

12 Mar 2012 6:44am

Mehrdad from maragheh, Iran

so nice

12 Mar 2012 7:01am

Becky from los angeles, United States

and a wonderful guardian he is!

12 Mar 2012 7:12am

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

For sure he won't let anyone in...

12 Mar 2012 8:37am

Lucie Pao from In My Dreams, France

Un gardien qui est très beau et plein de légendes ! Je te souhaites un excellent lundi mon ami ! :)

12 Mar 2012 8:59am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

le jardin est bien gardé ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée

12 Mar 2012 9:22am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful shot of this structure.. well done

12 Mar 2012 9:27am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Interesting shot

12 Mar 2012 9:44am

Diana from United States

All gardens need one.

12 Mar 2012 9:51am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Looks like a teacher i had in Jr. High:)

12 Mar 2012 10:45am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Something odd about that guy . . and I'm suspicious about the flowers, too !

12 Mar 2012 11:05am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, I think I'd have nightmares about that thing if it was in our garden. :-)) Great shot, Steve!

12 Mar 2012 11:12am

tataray from france, France

Etrange sculpture, un bel art .
Il n'a pas l'air de rigoler ce gardien !... ))

12 Mar 2012 11:27am

Williams from East LaHave, Nova Scotia, Canada

Very cool, great title.

12 Mar 2012 11:42am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

il semble plutot sympathique !! :):)

12 Mar 2012 11:43am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

A very imposing welcome to this garden! Terrific capture with lots of background interest as well.

12 Mar 2012 11:46am

Phil David Morris, 2012 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

Has all the flags and whistles going as a tourist trap, as a lot of businesses do, even
if their tourist trade is not spot on. I really like the futuristic depiction of this Wharf
type carving. Beautiful photo !

12 Mar 2012 11:57am

Karen Politte from Conway, United States

a beautiful shot of this fun statue - October? I'm there!

12 Mar 2012 12:14pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Superb framing ! Beautiful !

12 Mar 2012 12:26pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Excellent Steve.

12 Mar 2012 12:57pm

Z from Shanghai, China

Haha...this place is now definitely secured ! ;)

12 Mar 2012 1:15pm

Mats from Sweden

Excellent shot, it's not always easy to get a good shot in full sunlight.

12 Mar 2012 1:18pm

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Fantastic lightning, colors and composition

12 Mar 2012 1:50pm

Veronique from France, Switzerland

he is beautiful !!

12 Mar 2012 2:55pm

Don from United States

A fine image of this fellow and his setting. He makes a good subject.

12 Mar 2012 3:05pm

franz from Baden, Austria

i doubt he has the green thumb ... ;-))

12 Mar 2012 3:55pm

Gabriela from Bucharest, Romania

Wonderful sculpture and your capture: great!

12 Mar 2012 3:59pm

Kiki from Ambert, France

Oops ! needs not to come to tickle him ! Imposing the guardian in your image !

12 Mar 2012 4:15pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture. Great. :)

12 Mar 2012 4:56pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Fabulous wood carving. Great shot and nice title !!!

12 Mar 2012 5:20pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great wood sculpture that you've captured here. It stands out nicely among the natural and coloful landscape. The woman in the background adds a great sense of scale as well.

12 Mar 2012 5:23pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Well seen and captured Steve! ;-)

12 Mar 2012 5:57pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Love the soft colors of the guardian and the rocks around the pond...very beautiful capture!

12 Mar 2012 6:46pm

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

Obviously some kind of magical power at work there :0

12 Mar 2012 8:08pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

definitely in charge

12 Mar 2012 11:28pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

a very interesting watch! sure there is some behind the ancient history or tradition. a kiss. Alejandra

13 Mar 2012 3:28am

Nance E from Cary, United States

Interesting. Looks like a very cool place!

14 Mar 2012 12:53am