Knob with twine

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 11 July 2019 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

I believe this door was off it hinges and leaning at this angle. It looks like a shovel hanging on the wall, so perhaps this was a tool shed.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/50 second F/10.0 ISO 1600 150 mm (35mm equiv.)

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

yoshimiparis from France

we can ask ourselves "what" to retain what remains of the cord
beautiful angle of view

11 Jul 2019 5:22am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful textures and subject, as always

11 Jul 2019 5:31am

Devi from Chennai, India

Paints such a pathetic image...May be the door was to be secured with a rope ha ha ha !!!

11 Jul 2019 5:35am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Excellent détail

11 Jul 2019 8:20am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

nice still life of textures and materials

11 Jul 2019 9:08am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Maybe the key was hanging on the rope.

11 Jul 2019 9:34am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

I love the rusty textures !

11 Jul 2019 9:49am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Interesting detail shot.

11 Jul 2019 10:44am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great framing with that angle and superb texture of the knob

11 Jul 2019 2:02pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec les fils de la corde usée une poignée ronde tout rouille superbe serrure de portes

11 Jul 2019 2:23pm

Don from Spokane, United States

The clinging twain must have a story. Another impressive close up.

11 Jul 2019 5:09pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great textures captured in the doorknob! One can feel the grittiness as you grab it!

11 Jul 2019 10:00pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Ooo, love this shot

i've seen twine around knobs so often when i've gone to abandoned structures. now, i'm wondering why.

12 Jul 2019 12:31am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The knob would need polishing

12 Jul 2019 3:15am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

A great detail shot!

15 Jul 2019 12:47am