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1947 Chevy Pickup

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 4 February 2012 in Transportation.

I was driving back from Frederick, MD and took the back roads. I found this old pick up truck along Bear Branch Road. It has seen better days. The next few pictures are pictures of the truck. And I forgot to change my ISO so the pictures didn't turn out so great.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

clodagh smith from Sacramento, United States

I love these old trucks. New Mexico has a lot of them and I always enjoy photographing the fabulous colors of the oxidized paint. this is really stunning

4 Feb 2012 5:25am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Hello

quelle vielle voiture sueprbe ce vieux pick-up tout rouille avec ce jeu de limièregrandiso image qui nous rapelle le passé
Bravo et amitié
Nicou

4 Feb 2012 6:20am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

wow ! I like these old models
well done

4 Feb 2012 6:42am

Goldenpleasure from Bakel, Netherlands

Nice old chevie, a separate color of the photo, but beautiful.

4 Feb 2012 7:54am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

You've included a nice amount of background, to put this old work horse in to context

4 Feb 2012 8:37am

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Yes, it´s an old boy and he hs seen better times ! He lookes very colorful !

4 Feb 2012 1:43pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Nice shot of this old classic that's in need of a bit of TLC.

4 Feb 2012 3:22pm

gootchai from Belgium

Super cette vieille voiture elle revit grâce à toi!!!

4 Feb 2012 4:43pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

It has definitely seen better days Elaine! Nicely captured! ;-)

4 Feb 2012 5:24pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

wonderful, strong processing :) frame is cool too

4 Feb 2012 6:16pm

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

Oh, this is beautifully composed. You've included the flavor the the surroundings, fitting for the character of the wonderful old truck. Love the rust and oxidation !!

4 Feb 2012 6:27pm

Florence from Paris, France

Pool old thing. Needs a doctor. :-)

4 Feb 2012 6:29pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Hey That's the year of my birth!! Do I look like this /:-) VERY cool shot, Elaine !! Have a great weekend yourself ;-) !!

4 Feb 2012 8:51pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

PS - This is the awesome thing about taking back and "side" roads...I am lucky to have these alternatives on the way to my work...the only route that gets boring is the interstate!

4 Feb 2012 8:54pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Superb POV. I like very much.:-)

4 Feb 2012 8:56pm

Linda from Riga/Sigulda, Latvia

this truck certainly has a personality and the spots of light and iso grains help to bring it out:). nice background too

4 Feb 2012 9:09pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Cool find, love the textures and colors.

4 Feb 2012 11:38pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

The echoes are still there, Elaine . . but the grunt has gone. Know the feeling.

6 Feb 2012 8:53am

Jim Wilson from Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States

Nice color and composition, and I even like the flare!

6 Feb 2012 9:10pm