Sunday, June 03, 2018

Tubular, man.




The cylinder is elegantly strong and simple. Here a towering Saguaro near Tucson, one of the three stacks at the shuttered Dynergy natural gas power plant in Morro Bay, California and grain silos in sleepy Sudan, Texas vie for airspace.

It's a marvelous form, the way its shape gathers volume from the shadows that caress its roundness. Soft porn descriptions aside, the camera does love the cylinder.

1 comment:

Daryl Black said...

Totally tubular, Esteban. Great images demonstrating the beauty and science of the shape. No one shoots structures of all types and sizes like you. Thanks for using these photographs in today's blog.