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Old run down rural home in America | Photo Art Print

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As a photographer and artist, I was captivated by the rustic charm of an old, run-down rural home in America. The image captures the essence of the forgotten past, where time seems to have come to a standstill. The wooden structure, worn by the years, emanates an air of resilience, with its once-proud walls now worn and weathered, revealing the bare bones of the house.

The front porch, adorned with old wooden rocking chairs, holds onto its memories of yesteryears. Despite their age, the worn foam pillow covers offer a sense of comfort and nostalgia. The old window air conditioner, hanging precariously, serves as a reminder of the sweltering summers this house has endured.

A crooked mailbox hangs alongside the porch, its leaning posture a testament to countless letters delivered and received. Christmas lights still cling to the facade, their presence in mid-summer a whimsical ode to the passage of time. The old wooden screen porch door stands sentinel, guarding the secrets within the home.

On the front lawn, a second, crooked mailbox is firmly planted, its presence a curious symbol of communication and connection. Beside the run-down home, an old-style TV antenna reaches for the sky, a relic of bygone days.

The home's simple and practical architecture speaks to the hardworking nature of its inhabitants. However, the pitched roof and wooden plank siding, now cracked and aged, still hint at their original beauty. The windows, devoid of glass, serve as portals to the past, inviting the viewer to imagine the stories once contained within these walls.

From a photographic perspective, the image highlights the beauty of decay, utilizing natural light to emphasize textures and shadows, creating a sense of depth and dimension. In addition, the photograph is in black and white, further accentuating the contrasting elements and adding a timeless quality to the scene.

© Dan Kosmayer, 2007

Museum Quality Fine Art Prints

Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 30 days if needed.

The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.

Please note that frames are not included.

Free Worldwide Delivery

As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!

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