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High-resolution desktop wallpaper Simple Sunset by soggyb
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Simple Sunset

April 18th, 2006

I've never been able to find a sunset background I was satisfied with so I created my own. This composition took about twelve hours to complete; the burning coals at the campsite in the widescreen version took twenty minutes alone. It's a beautiful day and I just spent it inside replicating nature, depressingly ironic, but at least I have a sunset to show for it.


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Posted By: satanatvcu from yahoo.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Nice picture! I really like the various shades of color around the sunset locked in concentric rings. Keep it up!
Posted By: speechless101 from hotmail.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
I just wanted to thank you for your picture. I too have been unsatisfied with the sunset desktop artwork I've encountered, largely because they seem somehow sad and waning. I thought your artwork was vibrant and hopeful, and the use of light looks absolutely wonderful on my 20" iMac G5.

Thanks so much!
Posted By: mgandrews from xtra.co.nz
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to create such a lovely image. :-) It's a beautiful background for my iMac G5!
Posted By: popdog from modpod.co.uk
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Fantastic, thanks for the great background. Looks great on my new widescreen monitor! Love the colours and overall simplicity.
Posted By: jetblackforever from gmail.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
This is going to be my background for a while... I love the glow of the fire pit. Thanks for sacrificing a beautiful day to create this beautiful desktop!
Posted By: fieyr2002 from yahoo.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Beutiful, my morning routine now not only inludes making coffee, but staring at my desktop lol.
Posted By: dhusen from mac.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Well done. I am reminded of Radio City Music Hall.
Posted By: tlaloc from gmail.com
about 16 years, 2 months ago
Very nice indeed. On my 12inch powerbook I don't get the campsite, which is a pity but it is still an eye popper of an image and deeply appreciated. Thanks.
Posted By: crisis.king from gmail.com
about 16 years ago
I just wanted to say thanks as well. Usually I replace my backgrounds really quick because they are often over detailed and disctracting but this is perfect. Thank you again for such a great background!
Posted By: jefejef from hotmail.com
about 15 years, 7 months ago
So beautiful. Serious yet playful.
Posted By: xenosoldier1 from hotmail.com
about 15 years, 2 months ago
"It's a beautiful day and I just spent it inside replicating nature"

The past-time of modern society it seems. Mor concerned with replicating it or mimicing it than seeing it clearly and embracing it. Ah, but I won't get too metaphorical on you. Lovely work here.
Posted By: svexo from netscape.net
about 14 years, 12 months ago
Well done.
Posted By: yerffej
about 13 years, 9 months ago
i love it. very pleasing to the eye.
about 7 years, 2 months ago
I remembered this wallpaper from a long time ago. After endless tag searching and flipping through a bunch of pages, I've finally found it! Very soothing, just as I remembered. Is there any way to get some updated resolutions?

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