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Portraits of Ordinary Objects

I was out doing some more street shooting in my neighborhood and found a couple more “ordinary objects” that cried out for portraits. I’ve included some of my past ones here to provide some context for the project idea.

Triple Meter, 14th Street
Triple Meter, 14th Street
Electrical Box, 13th & U Streets
Electrical Box, 13th & U Streets
Mailbox
Mailbox
Yellow Postbox, Paris
Yellow Postbox, Paris
Hydrant, Chalon
Hydrant, Chalon
Everyday Objects - Payphone
Everyday Objects – Payphone
Siamese Spigot
Siamese Spigot
Traffic Cone
Traffic Cone
Twin Parking Meters
Twin Parking Meters
Mueller Hydrant, K Street, DC
Mueller Hydrant, K Street, DC

These were shot on a mix of films – the black and white are either Kodak Tri-X or Ilford FP4+, and the color shots were taken with Kodak Ektar 100, all using my Rolleiflex 2.8E.