Shop

Get Back to School with Redbubble – Shop Here!

Featured in Old Things Are Vintage http://www.redbubble.com/groups/old-things Group on 01/13/13

Featured in #1 Artists of RedBubble http://www.redbubble.com/groups/1-artists-of-redbubble Group on 03/12/13

Image for my grandson who at 7 has developed a passion for cars.

This shiny red MG Model TF roadster (produced 1953-1955), gleaming in the sun, upstaging its older rival a 1928 Ford Model A Roadster in the vintage automobile show at the annual Comboyne Village Fair.

Both classic vehicles have been lovingly restored by their owners.

Comboyne is a beautiful place of rolling green hills, forests, streams, waterfalls and magnificent open skies about 60km south-west of Port Macquarie, on the mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia.

There are approximately 800 people on the Comboyne Plateau. In the Comboyne Village there are less than 200 residents with about 600 on the surrounding plateau.

Once a year the peace and tranquility is shattered as thousands of visitors drive in for the annual village fair.

This shot was taken with my Pentax k-r on 16 September 2012.

Lens Pentax-DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6
ISO 200
18.0mm
0 EV
f/5.0
1/250 sec
RAW
Hand held

Tags

cars, chrome, transport, vintage, country towns, fairs, comboyne, port macquarie, nsw, australia

Currently working with independent schools in Tasmania

All work in this portfolio is © tony crehan
These materials (images and poems) may NOT be edited, copied, reproduced, printed, distributed, displayed, performed, or used in any way, in whole or in part, without my written permission. Please respect copyright and do not save or upload any images or poems to Photobucket, Flickr, Myspace, Facebook etc. These creative materials are NOT public domain.

View Full Profile

Comments

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 1 year ago

    Excellent capture !

  • Thanks for adding this to your favourites Steven. Cheers.

    – TonyCrehan

  • David Davies
    David Daviesover 1 year ago

    What a beauty, Tony! If that were Canada, it would have been totally rusted away by salt!

  • Thanks David….I am sure the proud owner keeps it well away from salt spray and under cover most of the time.

    – TonyCrehan

  • Kasia-D
    Kasia-Dover 1 year ago

    Someone has definitely taken care of that old beauty. Well captured.

  • Thanks Kasia…it is a beauty isn’t it?

    – TonyCrehan

  • McGaffus
    McGaffusover 1 year ago

  • Thank you……it is a real thrill to have my shot of this classic vintage car featured in the group.

    – TonyCrehan

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenover 1 year ago

    Beautiful shot of this English classic..all the best for 2013 Tony..cheers mate.

  • Thanks for your fave and comment Wazza. It would be very nice to be cruising along the ocean road in this beauty.

    – TonyCrehan

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 1 year ago

    Beautiful classic cars and capture Tony ~ they certainly had a lot more class than today’s models ~ great capture!

  • Thanks Susie….sorry I missed your comment until now.

    – TonyCrehan

  • vigor
    vigorover 1 year ago

    What a beauty this is!!!

  • Isn’t it just? Thanks for your fave and comment Viv.

    – TonyCrehan

  • Jane Neill-Hancock
    Jane Neill-Han...over 1 year ago

    very nice, what a beautiful car

  • She is a beauty Jane…thanks for your fave and comment :)

    – TonyCrehan

  • aprilann
    aprilannover 1 year ago


    You are a Top Ten winner in our Daytona 500 – Automobile Dedications Challenge.

  • Thanks for this great news April.

    – TonyCrehan

  • pat gamwell
    pat gamwellover 1 year ago

    3-12-13

    CONGRATULATIONS!

    PERMANENT FEATURE PAGE

  • Thanks for the fabulous news Pat……a great honour to have my work featured in the group.

    – TonyCrehan

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait