Tag Archives: rural

Exploring the other sides

Hopefully you aren’t bored with barns yet 😉 but this week I will be taking you in and through my favorite abandoned barn but they will all be in black and white.  Why you may ask?  Well, besides artistic license, … Continue reading

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You couldn’t shoot the side of a barn

Yes I could! Well, most of it anyway – the parts that weren’t covered by the vines and other vegetation.  There were so many openings where windows and doors once stood; I could see some of the inside of the … Continue reading

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Walking down the pathway

And into the past life of this barn.  There were so many boards, one whole shed door, and other rusty bits and pieces just laying there it made my head swim thinking of all the ways one could repurpose those … Continue reading

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A Dying Breed

I have loved shooting this old barn for years and years now (here’s a blast from the past) but I fear the end may really be near for it.  It is much more decayed than when I first found it; … Continue reading

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Price including tax – 24 ½ cents per gallon

Back in time when gas was cheap and road trips were what we all took, there were gas stations like this (that is if this was a station jury is still out on that) where you pulled up to have … Continue reading

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Good Gulf Contains Lead New No-Nox

     

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Contains lead in color

As this was in the front of a working farm and there was a nice pickup truck behind it for sale, I wondered if this was once a station just for farm equipment or was this a gas station for … Continue reading

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When you forget where you are…

Sometimes when you are out shooting and you are very focused on what you are shooting, you can possibly forget about other things.  Other things like the time, weather and in my case here – where I was.  I knew … Continue reading

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Another great find

This is what we had pulled over for when I mentioned DH and his new toy in this post.  I approached it cautiously as the field looked recently plowed so I assumed maybe the house in the distance might be … Continue reading

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From the other side of the tracks

Took a turn off the main highway and went in search of more rural and rust and look at what was the first thing we found on the other side of the railroad tracks which are at the top of … Continue reading

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