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"Archaios" (Greek for Ancient).

This is my photoartistic tribute to the ancient Greek civilizations.

I used some holiday ornaments from Kos and Cyprus for this abstract.

This was only my second attempt at photoart (submitted on another site June)

The Greek island of Kos, is where modern medicine started (the Hippocratic oath, originated with the great man, circa 400BC)

You can see the face of Hippocrates, 'father of modern medicine', top left of this image.
Top right - Aphrodite, Goddess of Love.
Bottom right - Greek lady in dress.
Bottom left - Leonidas, King of Sparta, killed in battle against the Persians

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Aug 26 2006 11:16 GMT VisionThing
Very interesting Capcorse. Nice work
Aug 26 2006 13:58 GMT Scarlett PRO
Splendid!! An excellent composition! ;)
Aug 27 2006 18:24 GMT GeoffReeves
Nice work !.Also interesting caption and explanation.....
(visited the tree on Kos, around which Hippocrates supposedly tutored his students one time )
Aug 28 2006 14:13 GMT fanny1stockholm
Great work!
Aug 31 2006 11:32 GMT capcorse
Thanks a lot, Silverfoxx - that's just the mood I wanted to convey,
Jan 17 2007 17:47 GMT AlisonBC