Rivets and Rust | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Rivets and Rust | G Dan Mitchell Photography Detail of weathered and distressed steel structure on the Steel Bridge, Portland, Oregon.Rivets and Rust. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Detail of weathered and distressed steel structure on the Steel Bridge, Portland, Oregon.I made this photograph at about the same time as another one that I posted recently — it also featured a close-up view of the weathered structure of an old steel bridge with rivets, colorful stains, and…

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Detail, Steel Bridge | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Detail, Steel Bridge | G Dan Mitchell Photography Structural detail of the Steel Bridge, Portland, OregonDetail, Steel Bridge. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Structural detail of the Steel Bridge, Portland, OregonThis might be the most unimaginatively named steel bridge in the United States — as far as I can tell it is actually called “Steel Bridge.” Which it is. The bridge crosses the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, where its double-deck structure (with a center section…

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Five | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Five | G Dan Mitchell Photography Stenciled numbers on a weathered wall next to a roll-up door.Double-Five. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Stenciled numbers on a weathered wall next to a roll-up door.Weathered, decaying subjects and subjects with strong patterns attract me, and this one works on both counts. I photographed it a few years ago while wandering around in San Francisco and poking my camera into odd little corners and alleys. This is in a…

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Smash Palace – New Zealand – iPhone Photography Article

Smash Palace – New Zealand What is this girl going to do when she’s driving 100 km down a country road at 8:30am and sees a sign pointing turn right now for ‘Vintage Car Museum’? Put on the brakes fast, but not fast enough and figure a safe place to make a U-turn.  As I approach I saw rusty vehicles everywhere, acres of them. Piled high, rusting into the ground, with ferns growing out of them, with wooden wheels, most…

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