Bygone Era_1 by sundawg7

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This is hot off the press, as was just taken less than 12 hours ago from this point. These 2 gems, a ‘31 and a ’28 Ford, were 2 of the last remaining vehicles at a car event in Rockton ON CANADA; just west of HAMILTON. When I saw these 2 side by side alone, in the rural surroundings, I thought I stepped into the past…and wish I could’ve. Needless to say my Nikon D80 and 18-55mm DX lens couldn’t resist capturing these two classics.

I felt that a typical colour image wouldn’t have done this setting justice. Thus I blended Sepia with B&W and returned the vehicle colours to enhance it.


  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 4 years ago

    Fantastic, really like this one Ron excellent work.

  • Thanks as always Steven for your compliments & fave. Grateful to the max.

    – sundawg7

  • Barssel
    Barsselover 4 years ago

    Very creative……………wonderful post treatment

  • Your compliments are very much appreciated. Kind thanks for them.

    – sundawg7

  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 4 years ago

    Awesome cars and capture sweetcakes~ fabulous edit and tones!!

  • Grateful as always dearest Cheryl for your wonderful compliments and fave. Warm hugs & XXXXXs, Ron

    – sundawg7

  • jules572
    jules572over 4 years ago

    Some things never age, they looks as good now as them did then. Nice effects Ron…Jules

  • Thank you so kindly Julie for your compliments. Much appreciated. Yes it was a real treat seeing these 2 together and in suitable surroundings…almost looks genuine.

    – sundawg7

  • mspfoto
    mspfotoover 4 years ago

    Great selective colouring bud

  • Thanks a bundle Mark for the compliment. Appreciated as always buddy.

    – sundawg7

  • WildBillPho
    WildBillPhoover 4 years ago

    Excellent! Love the processing on this one!

  • Thanks a bunch buddy for your compliments and fave. Always grateful for them Bill.

    – sundawg7

  • Gary Paakkonen
    Gary Paakkonenover 4 years ago

    Great work Ron!! I missed Rockton :(
    Feels like Bonnie and Clyde are going to step into the shot any moment now…

  • Thanks a bundle Gary for the compliment and fave. This event was a great example of arriving in the morning regardless of the advertised closing time. Most of the cars were gone by 1. However, I wouldn’t have got this shot if they hadn’t left. I also got the Bonnie & Clyde impression.

    – sundawg7

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47over 4 years ago

    A brilliant stroke of luck – On Location with Sundawg Ron! Wonderful treatment; works just perfectly.

  • Thanks Sheila. This certainly WAS a stroke of luck with these 2 being together and cars leaving long before the scheduled closing.

    – sundawg7

  • oulgundog
    oulgundogover 4 years ago

    Lovely shot!

  • Thank you for the compliment. Appreciated.

    – sundawg7

  • Ellen Cotton
    Ellen Cottonover 4 years ago

    Wonderful work!! Love the composition and treatment, Ron!

  • Thank you kindly for the compliments. Very much appreciated. This was only possible courtesy of early departures of other cars.

    – sundawg7

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