Me and DaNece are driving through Kirkland when she says to turn around… she saw something cool.
I didn’t see anything, but I trust her judgment so i flipped a yuey and drove down into a wash to find some shade. We ate a quick lunch, and then ducked under a barbed wire fence. What we found astounded us both.
It started innocuously enough. An old car stuck in an embankment:
Certainly not something that I see every day, but a nice photography subject nonetheless. But then we looked down the side of the wash and saw a long line of vehicles, all in disrepair, and all classics by the look of it.
This one had a lot of dirt inside, but hadn’t yet been taken over by the earth:
This one was a little more on it’s way, being half-filled with rubble:
We both agreed that this was one of our favorites. It had a trea growing out from the rusted-out floor:
Hard to get the doors open on this guy:
Some cars you could see only bits and pieces of. Like this half sticking out of the ground:
Mostly taken over:
And some seemed untouched, such as this truck-front pointed sky-ward:
Definitely a great place to play with HDR, and all but a few of my shots took advantage of it. It was very neatto look around for a while, before heading back onto the open road: