Crumbling pillars

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 18 January 2019 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

Before going inside, we noticed the deterioration of the columns holding up the overhang sheltering the porch. Not sure if it is just the trim, though it did seem to extend beyond the edge.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/160 second F/16.0 ISO 400 67 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Un sacré détail des colonnes de cette entrée de maison et sur mur ocre sueprbe
Belle journée

18 Jan 2019 5:37am

Devi from Chennai, India

Still looks neat ! Nice image of the brick bases !

18 Jan 2019 5:44am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

If one of these pillars falls, the whole house is crumbling

18 Jan 2019 5:58am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Nice and well captured detail.

18 Jan 2019 7:30am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Oops, be careful, once you' sneeze and everything collapses. :-))

18 Jan 2019 9:28am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & textures.

18 Jan 2019 10:10am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Oeps....there is work to do
Good see

18 Jan 2019 10:14am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Bien endommagés ces piliers !

18 Jan 2019 10:31am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

I would think there is damp penetration via moisture collected on the plinths. Interesting detail shot

18 Jan 2019 10:36am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Isn't it dangerous ?

18 Jan 2019 11:36am

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine documentation of the failure if the pillars.

18 Jan 2019 3:56pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing it’s really scary to see those pillars all wrong

18 Jan 2019 5:49pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

so sad

18 Jan 2019 7:23pm


1/160 second
ISO 400
67 mm (35mm equiv.)