Be It Ever So Humble.......... by phil decocco

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This twig like door (with its lock) was the main entrance to a home in Arusha, Tanzania, Africa. The thatched roof looked dessicated and hanging by a thread, it seemed, but it was clean and neat, and someone’s home…..


thatch roof, arusha, tanzania, africa, white brick, twiggy door, humble abode

Just a retired old guy who loves looking for an eclectic mix of subjects to photograph, from people, to places, to concepts, and enjoys all aspects of the hunt, the find, and the shot, plus dabbling in the post production.

“No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist”
Oscar Wilde

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  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...3 months ago

    It looks a welcoming home, Phil – nice capture and image

  • mattie
    thanks for your feedback on this image

    – phil decocco

  • lezvee
    lezvee3 months ago

    And no doubt quite cosy inside. A good find and shot

  • lesley
    I would imagine so! Everything was neat and orderly to the eye

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Stratton3 months ago

    Character with age. :-)

  • pete
    just like us, heh!

    – phil decocco

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...3 months ago

    Chosen for interest, clarity and balance

  • mattie
    many thanks for this one!

    – phil decocco

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjes3 months ago

    2014/04/13 – 2 × 24hrs
    Lovely capture!

  • maggie
    thanks for your comment on this one

    – phil decocco

  • gzmguvenc89
    gzmguvenc893 months ago

    so natural door and capture :)

  • GZM
    thanks for the kind words on this one!

    – phil decocco

  • Meladana
    Meladana3 months ago

    Nice work, interesting with the light and shade!

  • meladana
    Not much shade in that part of Africa, so this home owner created his own….

    – phil decocco

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