Thursday, April 26, 2012

Beautiful Obsolescence

Beautiful Obsolescence, by Reed A. George
Beautiful Obsolescence, by Reed A. George
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3, Pana-Leica 25mm f1.4 Summilux
iso160, f5.6, 1/160 sec

What is it that makes some run-down, obsolete, abandoned things attractive? I'm truly not sure what it is. But, I find myself attracted to scenes like these, old rusty cars, falling-down barns.
Anyone got a theory? Surely, someone does.
Update: In between when I wrote this post and when it went live, this photo was selected as Photo of the Day for the Asia Society's blog.
(Click Here) to see the announcement.