Brush Strokes by hardhhhat

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Another picture from today’s trip to Huntingdons various industrial parks. This time this was found on the side of a container the kind you find floating in from China. Lots of scratch marks that looked like brush strokes to me.

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  • Kim  Calvert
    Kim Calvertalmost 5 years ago

    Oh beautiful color..this is so cool and you know you could turn it any way and it would look great!!

  • Hey never thought of that – this was just how it was one of the stantions on the side of the container. I could just imagine how much this has traveled.

    – hardhhhat

  • Wayne Holman
    Wayne Holmanalmost 5 years ago

    Weathered and punished. Love your take on this HH = )

  • Cheers Wayne – it was good to get out with just me and the camera for a change… wish I had more time like that to look for interesting stuff to shoot :)

    – hardhhhat

  • Andrew Bradsworth
    Andrew Bradsworthalmost 5 years ago

    A beauty! The scratched really do look like paint strokes

  • Cheers Andrew appreciate your comments :) that’s where I got the idea of the title but only noticed it when I was at home after shooting it.

    – hardhhhat

  • Trish Woodford
    Trish Woodfordalmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic find – it does look like brushstrokes, love the colour :)

  • Thanks for dropping by Trish and the comments keeping me motivated ;)

    – hardhhhat

  • Mark  Coward
    Mark Cowardalmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful. Incredibly red red.

  • Hi Mark thanks for all your wonderful scomments on my work recently – I’ll have to pop over and see what your up to. I have a choice of red, green or blue containers yesterday and red was my fav.

    – hardhhhat

  • WandaKrack
    WandaKrackalmost 5 years ago

    Great colors and nice brusy texture HH!!

  • Hey there Wanda great to see you on RB and thanks for the vote of confidence :)

    – hardhhhat

  • emel
    emelalmost 5 years ago


  • Thanks… it is amazing what you can find on old containers :)

    – hardhhhat

  • DebraLee Wiseberg
    DebraLee Wisebergalmost 5 years ago

    Great color and nicely composed. Good work!

  • Thanks – I find it amazing now that I have passed such shots by in the past due to not being able to see such beauty in a rusty old container :)

    – hardhhhat

  • redtree
    redtreealmost 5 years ago

    Well found, colours are so rich.

  • Yeah I was driving around all the industrial parks I could find in Huntingdon with some odd looks at times walking up to old containers and skips with a camera in hand :)

    – hardhhhat

  • Ian Stevenson
    Ian Stevensonalmost 5 years ago

    Awesome, the brush strokes and color are lush.

  • Cheers Ian and thanks for the fav of it too…. hope to be finding more at the weekend out with the shooter.

    – hardhhhat

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