1. in what area is critique to be sought?
CompositBlack and white post processing

2. what one hopes to achieve with the piece of work?
After reading the thread Tree ink silk, I attempted to make this shot of bamboo in Chinese garden, to create kind of a abstract image of bamboo that resembles Chinese painting

3. under what circumstance is the picture taken? (physical conditions/emotions)
near dusk, shooting upwards against the fading daylight, later converted to black and white.

4. what the critique seeker personally thinks of the picture
I think it looks quite cool. Maybe more empty space would be better, seems slightly cramped.