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November 16, 2015

I tested this image out on Instagram and it didn't prove to be popular but it is still a favorite to me. It took me a couple visits to get the light right, there's about a half hour window of the golden light before it dips behind the ridge and I thought the deep shadows from the front rail and the evening warm tone was needed.  I love the old aluminum awnings and the tone of the green siding, it is as though this building was hidden in plain sight, did its work in silence, then was forgotten. A workhorse that nobody gave attention to.  The sign says "Condemned".  A metaphor for some lives.