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Rothrock - 1878

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 12 September 2012 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

A photographer's advertisement.

Montezuma Castle National Monument
Montezuma Well Unit
Part of The Great American West series.

PATRICK from miramas, France

another splendid capture

12 Sep 2012 6:12am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Excellent frame Steve

12 Sep 2012 6:38am

Veronique from France, Switzerland

Excellent BW but hideous advertisement

12 Sep 2012 7:17am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Great in B&W. Great light. An old school of graffiti.

12 Sep 2012 8:08am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Looks like very ancient graffiti! Superb light and excellent shot in this great series.

12 Sep 2012 8:54am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Nice one again, you have to publish all this stuff Steve.

12 Sep 2012 11:06am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

great texture and mono

12 Sep 2012 11:57am

rian from vestavia hills, United States

nice shot! that was a long time ago.. i wonder what happened to him.. :)

12 Sep 2012 1:37pm

@rian: I found this article on George Rothrock.

Diana from Olympia, United States

Quite the ad. Is he still in business?

12 Sep 2012 2:30pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful monochrome shot of this fabulous detail !!! Contrasts and light are great ...

12 Sep 2012 4:46pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition .

12 Sep 2012 5:29pm

Abena from Maseru, Lesotho

interesting. and fantastic in b&w it works very very well ! I like this one.

12 Sep 2012 7:38pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great find ... beautiful details in the shadowed area, great texture and light!

12 Sep 2012 8:29pm

franz from Baden, Austria

good idea to keep those "ancient graffiti" as a reminder ...

12 Sep 2012 8:40pm

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

They should have used Neon lights !

12 Sep 2012 8:52pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Is that a tiny doorway, or massive graffiti...?!

12 Sep 2012 10:00pm

@Daryl Johnson: Both, actually! ;-)

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine monochrome, but i'm with veronique

12 Sep 2012 11:12pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great textures and contrasts in this B&W compo! I don't understand the "advertisement", though. :-(

13 Sep 2012 2:24am

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Funny. Also clever... it looks either very high up or that is the oldest dog door I've ever seen :-)

13 Sep 2012 5:52am

k@ from Paris, France

A classic, inspired and love the mono.

13 Sep 2012 7:16am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Rothrock or Bedrock, where are Fred and Barney?

13 Sep 2012 11:35am

C. Intempor'elle from Paris • Alma Andaluza •, France

Nice capture

13 Sep 2012 8:05pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Fantastic POW and b/w. I like the details!

14 Sep 2012 5:15am

Heinz from Germany

Hervorragendes SW. Sehr gute Tonwerte.

14 Sep 2012 8:29am

Sam from Chennai, India

Great texture and a lovely image. :)

15 Sep 2012 5:40pm