Imagined security

imageBoating Association, Stony Creek, Connecticut © Steven Willard

How close to the sign or how narrow must one’s vision be to believe this fence will keep out the bad element? Perhaps it can be put down to optimism, or maybe naivete, but notice there are no boats at the Stony Creek Boating Association.

Hasselblad 500cm with 80mm f2.8 lens, Ilford FP4+, scanned from a gelatin silver print. Curves adjusted in Photoshop CS4 to more accurately represent the original print.


One comment on “Imagined security

  1. JohnAmes says:

    Unecessary fences. In people’s character as well as in the ground.

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