Fire Station No. 2

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 13 September 2019 in Transportation and Portfolio.

This detail was on a large rusty old boat used mostly for dredging. I love the red fire axes prominently on display on many boats, and this one is enhanced by some surrounding rust.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/640 second F/8.0 ISO 400 105 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

I like these treasures found in harbours on old boats that are often abandoned.

13 Sep 2019 5:12am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb composition! Great textures.

13 Sep 2019 9:26am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful image..Love the rust here..makes the image more impressive !!
Have a nice weekend :)

13 Sep 2019 10:13am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

In need of TLC the axe bleeds iron blood

13 Sep 2019 10:21am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Good found!

13 Sep 2019 11:13am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

so attractive textures. very nice shot.

13 Sep 2019 11:50am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Good textures with the rust

13 Sep 2019 2:28pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

COmposed beautifully. WOuld not have guessed it was on a boat.

13 Sep 2019 3:15pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & details!

13 Sep 2019 7:17pm

Gary from Gwynedd, United Kingdom

Well observed

13 Sep 2019 8:32pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Old Caroline has been there a long time.

13 Sep 2019 10:01pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

very cool capture

14 Sep 2019 5:35pm

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Looks slightly like something out of a horror film!

16 Sep 2019 4:10am