The graceful lines of this chrome hood ornament on an old Chevrolet caught my eye in country New South Wales.
It wasn’t just the beautiful craftsmanship, but also the dark background colours and the fact that the chrome reflected the Outback sky as well as other vehicles parked in the vicinity.
I do not crop, enhance or post-edit my images in any way. Shot with a Pentax K100D, using a Sigma 18-125mm lens. F8, 1/250 sec, ISO 200, focal length 125mm.
Featured in GLOBES, SPHERES AND CURVES, May 2010.
Top 10 in THE WORLD Challenge, May 2010.