Stonework arch in the rotunda of the EPA building in Washington, D.C.
Shot on a Caribbean island where building materials are scarce. Walls are constructed of coral from reefs and brick fragments. Bricks were used as ballast on Old World sailing ships, then jettisoned as New World cargo was loaded.
During a hike on the island of Bequia in the Grenadines, I came upon several squat concrete block structures. A hand-drawn sign outside stated “$5 US Donations”. I entered and was greeted by a native of the island. He explained that his passion in life was rescuing and raising sea turtles. After hatching on the […]
Fall colors signal the end of the grape-growing season, and the beginning of harvest. Unused wine barrels occupy an abandoned loading dock at a Hammondsport, NY winery.
The original blue paint has given way to red-orange surface rust while a single Fall maple leaf provides a hint to the reality of the image.
Rust slowly conquers the hood and grill of an abandoned truck in the New Mexico sun. Oxidation has dulled the two chrome strips, while only a small patch of yellow paint has escaped the effects of an abrasive tool.