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A lecture by the Canadian photographer Richard Martin inspired me to start photographing rusted junk cars. I believe that Ernst Haas was the first to see the possibilities in cars like these. I have also been photographing a large number of unconventional subjects besides junk cars, but that fit in the same category. Harbors are particularly fruitful sources for that sort of thing. I have also found many suitable subjects on and IN the street in my local area.

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Face 1
Buddies
Crane 1
Hull bottom
Drain
Deck and shadows
Hatch cover
Bolt on boat
Keel
St.Martin's bow
Blob on hull
Hull side
Wheel and bracket
Loco
Slats
Steps 2
Steps 1
Dribbles
Rusty face 2
Valve
Greenish dome
Valves copy
Rusty face
Cyan truck
Blue and red copy
Tubes copy
Bugged
Bolt hole
Hub
Cog wheel
Two balls
Eyes
Gas pump
Car side
Bracket
Bumper
Bolthead
Boat side
Standpipe and bricks
Purple bucket
Peeling paint
Unfamiliar gear
Blockhead
Red gears
Blue seat
Yoke
Hose
Green gears
Seat back
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