This is the House (7 photos)

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  1. abraxas

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    Which house?

    Interesting house?
    Abandoned house?

    Very nice stark contrasts here, given by the bright light that you had and the many shadows given by the structure of this house/deck/remains only? ... what a place to have a house, and what a view! Wow.
     
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    I was thinking Eurythmics- This is the house, this is the hill, this is the story...

    The house is an old party house built by a real estate developer back in the late 50's, early 60's. No bedrooms, just a big living room and deck/patio and small pool. Two bath rooms downstairs, next to each other like a Men-Women arrangement. 360 view, from the top of a nearly solid rock hill.

    I was hoping "This is the House," would lend itself to filling in the blanks with imagination. I'm terrible at titling photos. If I could I'd call 'em all "Whimsy" and be done with it.
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    :biggrin:

    Well. Sorry for being so totally uninformed as to song titles and allusions to song titles ... still my question is: is this place abandoned now?

    And still my saying that I like how you worked with the shadows here :D.

    Must have been wonderful to be there, a glass in hand, good friends around, watching the sun go down in the west and night already falling in the east. :D
     
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    Sorry. I ramble.

    The house is abandoned now. Has been for maybe 20-25 years.

    The view IS beautiful. Maybe I'll try my first HDR shots from up there (ding!).

    Thanks for the compliment on the shadows. I like the way they turned out, but I wish I could have made the shots sort of; 'Escher-esqe' (Are you familiar with MC Escher?).
     

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