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B0583A United States of Rust original digital artwork week two

Rust – Americana Collection

Getting used to a bit of oxidation is easy. Dismissing a bit of maintenance soon leads to a couple of weeks of "RUST." A timely tarnish of brown inactivity can be studiously ignored when preoccupied by daily bright and shiny distractions. Rust patiently weakens even the most durable untended steel.


Posted on: 8 July 2020
Rusty palette 1951 Buick Super Eight antique car Otto North Carolina 2020

Otto North Carolina – Americana Collection

A palette of primer, discolored paint, and rust mottle the right front of a 1951 Buick Super Eight as time attempts to oxidize the antique car. Recent disuse is exemplified by the flat right front tire.


camera: Nikon D850 | lens: AF Nikkor VR Zoom 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED
focal length: 200mm | exposure: f/4.5 – 1/640th second – ISO 250