Robert R. Goodman level-addict 7/2/2012 5:44:42 PM

Hi Ellen,Beautiful capture my friend.The problem we have with rust is we don't have it.LOL!The haboobs sandblast everything!!! #1472644

Leslie McLain level-addict 7/2/2012 5:59:36 PM

Very cool capture, Ellen. Love it. #10211397

Carol Flisak level-addict 7/2/2012 6:20:43 PM

Terrific image, Ellen... love the texture and color! Well seen and well done! #10211426

Alan L. Borror 7/2/2012 7:45:05 PM

One of my favorite subjects, Ellen! A very beautiful image! #10211521

Tiia Vissak 7/3/2012 12:12:30 AM

a cool EOD! #10211775

Debbie Bray 7/3/2012 12:18:26 AM

What a shame you're a day or two late for the "Technology" theme, Ellen! But still, this is a beautiful find, has lots of lovely colours happening in the old switchboard. A very original find!! #10211783

Avril Young level-addict 7/3/2012 12:31:53 AM

Yip rust is rather great to photograph...lovely colour...makes a wonderful texture...have a lovely day Ellen! #10211801

frank w. degenhardt level-addict 7/3/2012 2:04:55 AM

Anytime an artist can take some thing like this, old and rusty and turn it into art as you have done here with gorgeous colors and textures, that says a lot about the talent of that artist. A great eye, beautiful work my dear friend.
Annie and I wish you a most wonderful day. #10211852

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 7/3/2012 8:26:01 AM

Your clarity, tones, textures, detail, subtle lighting & presentation are exceptional,Ellen! Good luck, my friend!
Feels good to have inspired an incredible photographer like you!

Carol L. Fowler 7/3/2012 10:30:53 AM

You have learned rust from the best!! #10212429

Emile Abbott level-addict 7/3/2012 1:23:57 PM

Outstanding macro rusty image. Patrick is very creative influence. #10212646

Rony Sagy 7/3/2012 2:18:57 PM

Magnificent. #10212743

John Connolly level-addict 7/3/2012 2:24:32 PM

An excellent capture of this high grade rust, Ellen! I too think this one should have been entered in last months theme category! #10212757

Lindley Johnson level-addict 7/3/2012 2:50:40 PM

A cool rusty find, Ellen! Excellent composition, color, and textures. #10212822

Husain Akhtar 7/3/2012 3:17:15 PM

Terrific! #10212855

Ann Lyssenko level-addict 7/3/2012 4:35:22 PM

Great symetry with variations Ellen. Intriguing! Ann #10212980

Marilyn Cornwell level-addict 8/29/2012 4:04:36 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Ellen! One of my favourite topics - rust! #10295100

Julie Burnett level-addict 8/29/2012 4:34:41 AM

A very unique, and very cool capture! Congratulations once again, Ellen!! #10295182

Lorna Shutter level-addict 8/29/2012 4:49:04 AM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS again for another fabulous Finalist!!!!! WTG, Ellen!!! :)
Photobucket #10295253

Stefania Barbier level-addict 8/29/2012 5:49:21 AM

congratulations on a fabulous finalist!!! #10295509

Lindley Johnson level-addict 8/29/2012 6:38:35 AM

Another huge congratulations, Ellen! A fantastic rusty image. #10295623

Emile Abbott level-addict 8/29/2012 6:58:23 AM

Way to go Ellen and congratulations on excellent finalist. #10295671

Robert R. Goodman level-addict 8/29/2012 8:21:52 AM

Hi Ellen,Big Congratulations on this beautiful finalist my friend!!! #10296070

Tammy M. Anderson level-addict 8/29/2012 10:02:38 AM

Outstanding finalist. Congrats!! #10296550

Carol Flisak level-addict 8/29/2012 10:05:18 AM

Big congratulations on another terrific finalist, Ellen! #10296560

Ann Coates level-addict 8/29/2012 11:27:05 AM

Rust is so cool. Congratulations on your fabulous finalist Ellen. #10296739

Nancy L. Green level-addict 8/29/2012 11:39:57 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Ellen on another wonderful finalist!! <>< #10296786

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/29/2012 11:57:06 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Ellen!

jo ann c. #10296843

Laura E. Swan level-addict 8/29/2012 12:30:09 PM

On This Very Cool and Very Rusty Finalist, Ellen!!! Lol...Paddy's work truly is inspirational to us all!!! :D

-Laura :)) #10296938

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-addict 8/29/2012 12:41:04 PM

Outstanding in every way, Congratulations on this excellent work! #10296983

frank w. degenhardt level-addict 8/29/2012 12:55:43 PM

Three different looks, each a Finalist. That is awesome. So once again Annie and I Congratulate you on your wonderful success our friend. A great month. #10297052

John Connolly level-addict 8/29/2012 3:12:36 PM

Congratulations on your finalist award, Ellen! Great work!

Rona L. Schwarz 8/29/2012 3:40:26 PM

Another huge congratulations on this artistic and creative piece of rust, Ellen! Superbly captured! Congrats again, my friend! #10297516

Ann Lyssenko level-addict 8/29/2012 4:17:23 PM

Congratulations on this great rust shot with lots of interesting things to look at within the frame. Ann #10297586

Tammy Espino level-addict 8/29/2012 4:33:10 PM

Congrats on another great finalist! #10297639

Phyllis A. Houghton level-addict 8/29/2012 5:50:48 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist!

Mary K. Robison level-addict 8/30/2012 2:10:09 AM

Excellent closeup, with great textures, Ellen!
Congratulations on its making Finalist, and best of luck in the next round with all your Finalists! #10298581

Stephen Zacker level-addict 8/30/2012 8:41:31 AM

Great colors and textures. Congratulations #10299110

Christopher Budny level-addict 8/30/2012 10:46:47 AM

Congratulations! #10299416

David M. Montero 8/30/2012 3:14:54 PM

Rust can present some interesting designs and textures as you have captured here Ellen. Congratulations on your Finalist selection! #10299954

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 8/30/2012 5:45:04 PM

I love it, Ellen! CONGRATS & good luck with this, my friend!
Glad I could inspire someone! #10300285

Mary Dimitriw level-addict 8/30/2012 6:13:14 PM

Love rust and love this Finalist Ellen!! #10300421

Linda S. Smith level-addict 8/31/2012 4:23:06 AM

Congrats on your Finalist Ellen! Very cool capture! #10301056

Liz blahh level-addict 8/31/2012 7:48:04 AM

Congrats on your finalist! #10301381

Phyllis H. Burchett level-addict 8/31/2012 5:08:46 PM

Wonderful Ellen, congrats! #10302098

Renee Doyle level-addict 8/31/2012 6:15:00 PM

Great eye! Congratulations Ellen! #10302243

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Have a great evening, friends! Hope that everyone is staying cool!!! Have to thank Patrick R. for encouraging me to look at rust in a new way!!!

Exif: F Number: 5.7, ExposureTime: 781/100000 seconds, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 43.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

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