Silver metal oxidizing and colorful is a texture that draws me near. Collecting textures from abandoned or decaying buildings, a hobby like stamps or birdwatching ,enables me to recycle and create. Adding memory by introducing items owned by past tenants introduces story and personality. Making the acquaintance of the buildings’ owners happens rarely although sometimes I’ve been lucky. Today’s image just allows you to imagine their lives and create a history for them.
September 11, 2012
I am a native New Yorker , transplanted to Memphis, who is a photographer, teacher, and wanderer. I am inspired by the beauty and stories that resonate from abandoned places and found objects. View all posts by unsouthernbelle
This entry was posted on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 at 10:42 am and tagged with abandoned, collecting, digital collage, history, imagination, photography, photos, textures and posted in Inspiration, Photographs. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
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