As I stand before this old home in Bath, England, my eyes are drawn to the intricate details that adorn the facade of the building. The uneven bricks and stones seem to whisper stories of times gone by.
This old home's architectural style is characteristic of the Georgian era. This can be seen in the symmetrical design of the building, with evenly spaced windows and a simple yet elegant facade. In addition, the use of local Bath stone for the building's exterior is a hallmark of Georgian architecture in this region.
I captured this moment in time with my camera, using the contrast of light and shadow to bring out the textures and depth of the image. The composition is simple yet elegant, with the building slightly off-center, inviting viewers to take every detail. The photograph is rendered in classic black and white, which adds to the timeless quality of the scene. The absence of color allows the viewer to focus solely on the intricate details of the building and the play of light and shadow that creates depth and dimension.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2008