A Piece of History

© Michelle R. Kovach

A Piece of History

Uploaded: June 13, 2007


f22.0, ISO 100, 1/500, Salisbury, NC, Historic Wall Mural.

This is a composite of 2 images. I did a LOT of work to try & restore the colors & the texture of the image! I tried to make it look like it might have when it was first painted.

The Mural was painted to depict the turn of the century in the 1900's in Salisbury, NC. I wasn't able to find out much information about it other than it's close to 100 years old & is part of the historic trolley tour of downtown Salisbury. It's on the side of an older building that is now abandoned. The dimensions are 48'H x 127'W.


Sherry L. Davis June 13, 2007

Michelle, I love this! Excellent texture to it, detail, colors. This is just beautiful! Wonderful work! :))) #673040

John Caruso June 13, 2007

Wow, great work, Michelle! Your patience really seems to have paid off! #4393080

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you very much Sherry & John! I truly appreciate all your comments!

It was a labour of love for sure! :) #4393085

Dr Silly level-classic June 13, 2007

Super editing. Love now it came out. :O)

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thanks Doc! #4393142

Lisa D. Greer June 13, 2007

Great work Michelle! All your hard work paid off! :) #4393168

Tonya R. Boles June 13, 2007

Wonderful job Michelle. #4393172

Cheryl E. Davis June 13, 2007

Excellent work, Michelle! I like all the colors and the textures. #4393242

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you very much Lisa, Tonya & Cheryl! #4393260

Joy Rector June 13, 2007

super shot #4393363

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you very much Joy! #4393365

Pat Gamwell June 13, 2007

Wowzaaaaa! This literally POPS right out of the monitor...very 3D! Put this on top of my favorites and a SURE winner! #4393390

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you very much Pat! #4393483

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe June 13, 2007

A beautiful mural, capture and restoration, Michelle! Great colors! #4393494

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you so much Mike! :) #4393639

Datha Y. Thompson June 13, 2007

GORGEOUS!!!! Im with Pat put this at the top of my Favs too!!! Excellent work and I HOPE we see Gold under it!!! :0) #4393839

Michelle R. Kovach June 13, 2007

Thank you Datha! #4393890

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 04, 2007

This was one of my favorites when I went through your June entries, Michelle--but I had too many to mention it :) Just saw it in Editors First Picks. #4473872

Michelle R. Kovach July 04, 2007

Thank you Nikki! #4473928

William88 July 10, 2007

Michelle, you made it a precious art. Beautiful!! #4492872

Michelle R. Kovach July 10, 2007

Thank you very much William! #4492900

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