“It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed.” --Albert Einstein
"Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish." -- Jean de la Fontaine
Sometimes we want to experience things from the usual perspective. But life has a way of making us look at things from "down under" and we find that, after all, there is beauty there, too.
Old things can be a thing of beauty, made even more so by the heart-tug that goes with looking upon them.
For this image I used my own photoshop brushes, handmade with tempera paint. Someday I'll post about it.
I recently returned to this same old hotel, only to discover the door all boarded up and the opportunity to photograph it gone forever--a good lesson that every moment should be seized and not taken for granted.