Topography of Rust

Topography of Rust

The art of decay.

Salt Lake City, June 2013.

About Rona Black Photography

My photography is a natural extension of my love of color and my interest in details. I hope my images convey the pleasure I take in such close attention. Rona Black Photography
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50 Responses to Topography of Rust

  1. Jacqueline says:

    Love it! Isn’t it amazing how such a thing as rust is beautiful??

  2. Mary says:

    This is so cool – gosh I love all the colors and crevices.

  3. PSsquared says:

    Great composition in this photo.

  4. John Ferebee says:

    I enjoy seeing someone pick a subject that never occurred to me especially when they do it well.

  5. sknicholls says:

    Wow! Now isn’t that both interesting and beautiful. You always manage to capture detail with such finesse.

  6. vanbraman says:

    What a rusty old piece of metal you found. I have always liked looking at rust deposits. As long as they were not on something I wanted to preserve :-). I find it interesting to look at the patterns, and also to flake off pieces of rust.

  7. LucyJartz says:

    Remember that old puzzle game where you have to guess what it is from a super close up? This rust looks like a close up of fried chicken. :)

  8. The formations are alluring. My 16-year-old grandson has been taking photographs of rust for years. He is quite good at it. Rust’s abstract quality is often missed. Nicely done.

  9. Doris says:

    You can make anything look interesting and beautiful, Great shot!

  10. digger666 says:

    Reblogged this on digger666 and commented:
    Absolutely wonderful…

  11. Ludwig says:

    Even our own decay becomes art in the hands of a good photographer :)

  12. Never would haves guessed. Great macro

  13. bbylois says:

    Special made but I also see an art of creation instead decay

  14. Pat Benson says:

    the colors and texture are striking.

  15. lylekrahn says:

    Sometimes rust is beautiful

  16. Jane Lurie says:

    Love this image, Rona. Depth of color, textures and lines all coming together. Nice!

  17. LB says:

    So many would overlook this …so glad you didn’t. It’s a wonderful shot! The colors!!

  18. Cynthia says:

    Fantastic capture. Love the layers.

  19. George61d says:

    Love this abstract work.

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