Important papers

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 12 June 2019 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

I shot this file cabinet on my first trip to the abandoned school, but there was some kind of easel or something on the right that prevented me from getting this angle. See
This time I moved a couple of things out of the way to get the shot I wanted. I also spiced up the processing.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/25 second F/13.0 ISO 400 39 mm (35mm equiv.)

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at It is gone now.

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Magnificent colors of the rust

12 Jun 2019 5:36am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Classified .... !

12 Jun 2019 6:23am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Good brown colors

12 Jun 2019 6:42am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Looks like someone was after their exam results . .

12 Jun 2019 6:44am

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

A beautiful mess!!

12 Jun 2019 7:30am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Awesome rusty textures and interesting details.

12 Jun 2019 7:43am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great framing and superb textures and tones !

12 Jun 2019 7:55am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, successful angle and spicing !

12 Jun 2019 8:46am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Excellent treatment to create this interesting textural image of a cabinet whose filing days are well and truly over

12 Jun 2019 9:47am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelel rouille et ces couleurs quel buffet quel état et vue superbe

12 Jun 2019 1:16pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

The rusty tones and texture is striking

12 Jun 2019 2:13pm

Maureen from Wild West, United States

Fantastic rusty and crusty image with lots of textures, what a find!

12 Jun 2019 5:10pm

Don from Spokanesamebabout snails., United States

It’s unbelievable. You’re processing made it look great.

12 Jun 2019 5:53pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow!! The textures in the rust are impressive! It gives the illusion that the rust is making the file cabinet melt with the stringy formations on the side.

12 Jun 2019 6:22pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

hmm, amazing that the papers were left behind as well

talk about patina. this shot is the epitome of patina.

12 Jun 2019 7:09pm