Mill gear

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 18 December 2018 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

There was an old mill on the park with lots of old parts and equipment lying about. Note that this gear is so old that there is a hand fitted wooden shaft rather the metal one might expect.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/4 second F/16.0 ISO 800 67 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Devi from Chennai, India

Yes !! can see the grains in the wood ! Nice find and a very good shot here !!

18 Dec 2018 5:56am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Well captured vintage found.

18 Dec 2018 6:15am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Excellent framing and rendering of rust and metal

18 Dec 2018 6:59am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Wonderful colors, well captured.

18 Dec 2018 7:32am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

That looks to have done a bit of turning in its day . .

18 Dec 2018 8:40am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

The wooden shaft is interesting. Love the textures and tones of this antique.

18 Dec 2018 11:50am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

I like the textures

18 Dec 2018 12:18pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

The robust wooden part is indeed an eyecatcher.

18 Dec 2018 1:31pm

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

J'adore les textures

18 Dec 2018 2:02pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing and tones .

18 Dec 2018 4:09pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful wood grain patterns, textures and colors captured in this mill gear!!

18 Dec 2018 6:13pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

That is amazing. I love the color and the textures. It has so much history. A great find.

19 Dec 2018 2:19am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & textures!

19 Dec 2018 10:15am

Sam from Chennai, India

Great capture. Wonderful colours and textures. :)

19 Dec 2018 3:08pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

some fine details here

love the decay

19 Dec 2018 4:05pm

1/4 second
ISO 800
67 mm (35mm equiv.)