I am normally drawn to the old doors - in this case the old bolt - This photo was taken on a recent trip to Spain - whilst in Barcelona my husband & I visited a lovely part of the City called El Pueblo a tourist attraction where all the buildings/houses have been duplicated from various regions in Spain.
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emka (68666) 2013-08-30 22:38
How beautiful detail! I suppose it is so rusty it doesn't open any more. Artistic shot, excellent colours and light.
cornejo (25531) 2013-08-31 2:18
Hi Dawn, great macro photograph of this interesting old bolt, very well captured in this interesting picture, good sharpness, light and quality. Excellent and interesting job perfectly done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good night and happy Sunday.
Warm greetings from southern Spain.
abmdsudi (36344) 2013-08-31 2:23
The Passing of Time and that's another of your treasure, a specialist subject bursting with texture and detail of crusty gritty rust that make me want to scrape the monitor screen! Great point of view and full of natural charm, nice grotty colours and awareness of your surroundings. Fantastic shot, you've captured the hidden beauty really, really well!
snunney (76410) 2013-08-31 2:49
Great close-up on this rusty old bolt. I like very much the mood engendered by the low light, which ideally complements the subject. Superb rendering of tones and textures.
lousat (68585) 2013-08-31 3:42
Hi Dawn,great capture looking for the small details and a fantastic use of the light to create thi very birght effect,very original and minimalistic pic,i like it!Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
Sergiom (50636) 2013-08-31 5:44
C'est le genre de photos que ma femme aime beaucoup réaliser. Un beau jeu d'ombres et de lumière et une netteté qui fait ressortir la texture du métal.
saxo042 (35814) 2013-08-31 6:43
Excellent colours and very interesting details in this forged equipment. Quite a different but very good contribution.
danos (80967) 2013-08-31 7:44
nice the close up of the old bolt,with the excellent light management to brings out the details and the clarity of the image.I like the quality as the informative note about it.
fabbs99 (14463) 2013-08-31 20:50
Nice shot of the rusted bolt and the door.Good close up shot to show all the details.Very well done.TFS.
ikeharel (48368) 2013-09-01 1:07
Graet close proximity with the rusty lock, Dawn.
Well collected it's smallest shining spotes, and brown tone iron frame.
It appears as even a pice of rusty metal has some artistic virtue, in photography.
Have a nice week ahead,
marina7 (8029) 2013-09-01 11:08
I've noticed your fascination with old doors and here's a very interesting detail of your observation. Nicely captured, I'd never have thought a rusty old thing can be so photogenic :-)
Have a great week!
Urs (14082) 2013-09-01 17:46
Excellent close-up of the old bold with fine details. Good use of flash - well done
For the next two weeks I will be travelling with very limited internet access, but after that I will be back to TE on a daily bases.
ourania (22778) 2013-09-02 8:01
this is your 100th picture on TE, congratulations and best wishes for more postings from your wonderful travels! This is a fine composition that gives us the character of the old door through certain details. You've treated the old bolt like an artwork and brought out its fascinating shapes and textures with excellent sharpness and ingenious lighting. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great day,
divail (8266) 2013-09-04 19:38
C'est un très beau plan rapproché. Ces vieilles pièces de métal me fascinent également. Elles ont une longue histoire que j'aimerais découvrir. Beau rendu de la lumière.
Graal (94186) 2013-09-14 23:52
interesting old bolt, good captured theme and presentation. Amazing detail of door. Well done photo.
Have a nice day.
krzychu30 (14996) 2013-09-15 1:02
amazing how excellently you were able to bring out all the textures of these rusty elements.Thanks to it and so good light management it creates here very nice feeling of the scene.
Simple,but very eye-catching!
Wish You a nice sunday
josepmarin (57267) 2013-09-16 3:01
Hi, dear Dawn,
Your 100th photo published in the site. Congratulations!
And you celebrate it with this gorgeous close-up on this old bolt of a door of the "Poble Español" (Spanish Village), in Barcelona.
The image has a great sharpness, and we can see all the details of the iron of the bolt, its textures and its colour, shining under a good light.
Simply, a wonderful composition, perfectly seen and executed.
We also remember our lovely meeting in Barcelona with you and Gus.
Our warmest regards for both of you, from Barcelona,
Pili and Josep
bayno (18340) 2013-09-19 9:56
you get a beautiful texture here and with out not very good light condition, the Camera is well set and with only 100 Iso....i like the tones of the rust...very good details too...
greetings from Rome...
Cricri (97031) 2013-09-25 6:27
Tout bon le cadrage serré, comme la lumière qui met en valeur la texture du métal, belle réalisation
ruisc_pt (10255) 2013-10-28 15:43
Hello DAWN IZURIETA
Wonderful red & rust. Fantastic composition.
All the best.
mirosu (10942) 2013-11-12 5:02
Excellent close up photo with very good details. it old, rusty but clean (somebody take good care) as can be seen from the light reflections. Nice photo.
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jmdias (50359) 2013-11-12 23:24
nice small detail of the door. I liked the shapes and the good light you got to show the bolt.