Environment is important, you establish mood through choices of color and dimension. The castle has soft curves and arches, connotations that is a place of tranquility and safety while the rock structures are sharp and angular with a cooler color pallet o
The patterns in the flood and the great stone gates intrigue me. Are the makers of these things long dead, making the people in this picture explorers? Or are they still alive and well, a shy people in hiding from these two strangers?