Linda Grashoff's Photography Adventures

The Dumpsters of Oberlin 22


June 18, 2017

10 responses

  1. It’s getting tough to pick a favorite from this series but this is close. Rust never sleeps!

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    June 18, 2017 at 10:45 AM

    • It sure doesn’t. Thanks for sticking with me on the dumpsters, Ken. Believe it or not, I took this photograph on another side of the same dumpster that has appeared in the previous four days of this blog. I cannot account for the color difference. Maybe the other sides were painted more recently. Or maybe this side had a meeting with a color-changing chemical.

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      June 18, 2017 at 11:15 AM

      • My guess is that the quality of light on this side is quite different than the other side and that accounts for the (apparent) difference in color.

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        June 18, 2017 at 12:34 PM

        • Hm. I wonder. Will hope to find this dumpster again and see if I can verify your theory.

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          June 19, 2017 at 8:52 AM

  2. Fabulous!

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    June 18, 2017 at 3:11 PM

  3. This one is smile material – the color is so contrary to the subject matter – I love that! It’s like bubblegum, with rust. I’m glad you found this dumpster and have done it justice.

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    June 18, 2017 at 5:10 PM

    • Thank you, Lynn. I’ll probably go back to where I found it, but since it was a construction dumpster, there’s no telling whether it will still be there. . . .Yeah, a pink dumpster . . .

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      June 18, 2017 at 5:32 PM

  4. Dramatic colour – I wonder who chose the colour and decided to paint one side differently from the other.

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    June 19, 2017 at 3:35 AM

    • If the sides are painted different colors. Maybe I’ll be able to determine that this weekend.

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      June 19, 2017 at 8:54 AM

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