I thought I’d try an abstract shot for today’s post.  This is the side of a rusted silo at a barn I stumbled across a few weeks ago.  I was originally trying to get a broad sweeping view of the run-down farm, but nothing was really working.  So instead I went in tight on all the colors and textures of the rust, and this was my favorite shot.


  1. Posted May 22, 2013 at 7:54 am | Permalink

    I like the slight shift on the seams! Well…and the rust! Nice!

  2. Posted May 22, 2013 at 7:59 am | Permalink

    Love the grit on this image Steven

  3. Posted May 24, 2013 at 7:39 am | Permalink

    Amazing how attractive rusted metal can be. Very nice comp on this, Steven.

  4. Posted May 27, 2013 at 7:47 am | Permalink

    Nice shot, rust is so under rated! Happy Memorial Day

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  1. […] Rust – abstracts that focus on texture and detail are some of my very favorite, as in this shot posted and shared here by Steven Perlmutter.  A close-up of a rusty silo produces some striking colors and textures, and even random shapes, from the weathering process of years gone by. […]

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