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Better Days

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 3 June 2013 in Transportation.

This old car has seen better days. It is resting in a field of Texas bluebonnets.

NIKON D5000 1/250 second F/13.0 ISO 800 93 mm (35mm equiv.)

Javier from Castro-Urdiales, Spain

Preciosa composición, me encanta el detalle del coche clásico.

3 Jun 2013 5:09am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

When I was a child, my home was next door to that kind of car. The owner took us up, and sometimes the ride was always a great thing.

3 Jun 2013 5:23am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

This is a 5-Star wonderful image ! And what a delightful old car.

3 Jun 2013 6:12am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

So beautiful, what a wonderful find for this lovely composition

3 Jun 2013 6:37am

Ilofeo from Lyon, France

Waouh ! superbe ! vraiment une excellent idée de prendre( en photo) cette vieille voiture au milieu des fleurs!
je trouve celà trés poétique
Waouh beautiful ! it's a very good idea to shot this old car in a field of flowers;
it's very poétic; have a good day

3 Jun 2013 7:22am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Very well composed - love it.

3 Jun 2013 7:27am

michel creze from le havre, France

Très belle composition avec cette voiture !

Very beautiful composition with this car!

3 Jun 2013 8:18am

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

lovely setting for this old car A model T I think

3 Jun 2013 8:48am

ceteceva from Angers, France

Scène champêtre excellente ! Voiture ancienne et fleurs sauvées du fauchage!

3 Jun 2013 8:56am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

5***** elle est superbe cette photo!!

3 Jun 2013 9:22am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

looks pretty good to me.

3 Jun 2013 9:36am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

This is lovely. Great colors and composition

3 Jun 2013 9:38am

yo from Ile de France, France

A restaurer...Elle est encore très belle !

3 Jun 2013 9:43am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A wonderful composition with flowers around this superb find !!

3 Jun 2013 10:07am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Still looks to be in great shape though - cool find, Barbara!

3 Jun 2013 10:52am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

I always wondered where I parked that thing:) Lovely find

3 Jun 2013 10:55am

@J.R.: Ha, ha. ;-)

jean pierre from paris, France

tres belle composition et couleurs!! la voiture ancienne apporte un brin de nostalgie!! amitiés

3 Jun 2013 11:14am

tataray from france, France

Mais encore très belle.... ne pas l'abandonner ainsi !... :))

3 Jun 2013 11:35am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

A step back into the past - wonderful frame

3 Jun 2013 11:39am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

A fantastic composition with these Texas bluebonnets in the foreground and the beautiful car of another era in the background. The colors are very nice I like a lot. Great shot.
Have a good week.

3 Jun 2013 12:41pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Lovely picture.

3 Jun 2013 12:46pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A wonderful composition Barbara! ;-)

3 Jun 2013 1:11pm

franz from Baden, Austria

many would wish for a resting place like this ... ;-)
what a supremely beautiful sight these flowers are ! i wonder when i'll make it to texas in spring to see them with "mine own eyes" ...

3 Jun 2013 1:30pm

@franz: I hope you do make it some spring!

Don from Spokane, United States

The old car looks pretty good sitting among the flowers. Beautiful capture of the bluebonnets.

3 Jun 2013 3:15pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Hello, Barbara! I envy you quite a bit to your blue flowers! As an old car even looks so good!

3 Jun 2013 3:32pm

Helene from Loire Atlantique, France

A beautiful car among this flowers !

3 Jun 2013 4:34pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Merveilleuse Old timer et image avec le fleur bleue c'est fantastique j'adore.

3 Jun 2013 4:42pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is the BEST!!!!! :-) Great piece Mrs T...SPOTLIGHT! DO I HEar SPOTLIGHT!?!

3 Jun 2013 5:02pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Cool shot! I like this a lot.

3 Jun 2013 5:09pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

beautiful perspective...

3 Jun 2013 5:50pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Great colours and beautiful composition. Wonderful. :)

3 Jun 2013 6:22pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Boy, these blue bells are all over, aren't they? I love the height and DoF you've given this composition!!

3 Jun 2013 6:43pm

David from Avranches, France

It still looks in good condition. Superb composition B.Thomas.

3 Jun 2013 7:04pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Une très belle voiture de collection bien entourée ! super composition

3 Jun 2013 8:01pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

What a wonderful spot for this old timer ... love this!

3 Jun 2013 8:58pm

Shar from Pilot Butte near Regina, SK, Canada

What a cool photo op! Love the bluebonnets!

3 Jun 2013 9:47pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

not a bad place to rest. outstanding juxtaposition

3 Jun 2013 10:25pm

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Very nice composition.

4 Jun 2013 9:41am

L'angevine from Angers, France


4 Jun 2013 2:46pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Great old car...nice in this field of flowers

12 Jun 2013 5:44pm

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1/250 second
ISO 800
93 mm (35mm equiv.)