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Turtles sitting on a log surrounded by lily pads | Photo Art Print

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As I peered into the tranquil waters of the pond, a quaint scene of serenity unfolded before my eyes. The stillness of the morning air seemed to hold its breath as a solitary turtle found its perch on a weathered log, amid a serene milieu of lily pads. This picturesque ensemble of nature was more than a mere spectacle; it was a harmonious tune played in the key of life.

The turtle, a symbol of longevity and endurance, gracefully adorned the log, its silhouette a poetic contrast to the vibrant tableau of lily pads. As a seasoned traveler of both time and tide, its presence added a dimension of wisdom to the youthful exuberance of the lily pads, which fluttered gently on the placid surface of the pond, their lush green foliage a delicate veil on the water's mirror.

The ecology of this tranquil pond bore testimony to the circle of life. The presence of the turtle, although a gentle creature, could disrupt this secluded ecosystem with its natural tendencies to forage among the aquatic vegetation and partake in the pond's humble offerings​1​. Yet, its presence was a gentle reminder of the delicate balance that sustains life in such tranquil retreats. Turtles, with their slow yet deliberate movements, embody the rhythm of nature that dictates the pace of life in this secluded haven​2​.

The lily pads, belonging to the water lily family, find their realm in the still waters, their floating leaves a shelter to the pond's aquatic life and their roots a cradle in the muddy abyss​3​. The dance of sunlight through their leaves cast playful shadows on the water, painting a scene that seemed to belong to the canvas of a seasoned artist. Each ripple on the water was a stroke of nature's brush, blending the elements in a serene harmony.

The pond, a humble abode to a myriad of life, tells a story of survival and co-existence. Its calm waters, a reflection of the peaceful coexistence of its dwellers, nurtures life in its modest fold, the interaction of each organism with its environment a delicate choreography scripted by nature​4​.

© Dan Kosmayer, 2013

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As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!

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