Weekly Photo Challenge Relic

It‘s a wunderful Ryde!

Life with Q

as he sumtimes spends months er more on Old Relics bringin em back to life!

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 ****** Target Practice! ******

This one started out as here and progressed as the picture story shows here….please excuse me if u have seen these pics under my Autobody er Art Pages…

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**I called this one ” Target Practice “

some Relics take more werk than others to pull off any kinna reality with,

I wanted to post my chevelle projekt today but uploader is not co-operating – so i am bringing pieces of this post-it forward to my new catagory where i’ll post projekts…

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*end result …well an Old Relic Restored, jest one of the few I have done, this over 50 guy where in the bodyshop er garage i spend a lot of me life 🙂 this projekt from field to the point ya see in the last pic took me bout 90 days er so 🙂 so Q is fer hire to werk on another rust bucket fer a year…if’n ya got one, give me a jingle…

Old Skewl Autobody

by Q

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Thanx fer droppin’ by sayz

*********** Quarksire **********

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Relic

What images does “relic” conjure for you? A well-worn piece of blue beach glass, the faded pencil markings from a high-school journal, or the curmudgeonly character from the CBC television series, The Beachcombers?

Donncha Ó Caoimh is an Automattician based in Blarney, County Cork, Ireland. He’s an avid photographer, capturing scenes around the world on his blog, In Photos dot Org. Learn a little more about Donncha and the equipment he uses. We’re delighted to have him as a guest on the weekly photo challenge.

This photograph records the demolition of an old grain silo in Cork Docklands.

The Docklands is an area I pass most weekends when visiting family on the other side of the city. I grew up near there. I’m familiar with some of it, so I was motivated to make this record of what the building looked like.

There used to be many old factories nearby, and very tall chimneys, but I had never stopped to photograph them. That was in the back of my mind when I decided to shoot this location. By pure chance, two weeks ago, I wandered down there with my family to photograph the area so I also have some “before shots,” of the grain silo before demolition began.

Share a photo of what “relic” means to you — it could be your still-running 1979 Honda Accord Hatchback, an historic building in your town, or an old, rusted farm implement poking up through the long grass in a field.

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5 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge Relic

    • Tankz resa,,,, is what i like to do fer fun is what i call my “ART” besides my photography…… an well, my flyuing is an art also, but different kind 🙂 thanks for the comment Resa 🙂 Q

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