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The Grot Shop

By jacomes
Through the broken window of an abandoned shop; the whole ground floor of this building is empty, but the apartments above are occupied.
Raw file processed in DxO, followed by Nik AnalogueFX and ColorFX to ive the grungy look.
B&W version Converted in Nik SilverFX, modified Film noir filter

Thank you to everyone who voted and commented on "Quiet times" yesterday and especially to Carole (Monochrome2004) for her valued award; all much appreciated.

Tags: General Abandoned Shops Grunge Abandoned buildings Grime Grot

Voters: RonDM, Philip_H, mike9005 and 22 more

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26 Feb 2021 11:30AM
the colour works best here imho
and no one bothered to snitch the fridge
Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 11:44AM
Once loved - not totally forgotten.
Good processing.
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2423 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 12:03PM
I could have photographic fun there. But I'm glad I don't live there.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
26 Feb 2021 12:54PM
A fine documentation of the grot here, James, the mono conversion enhancing the grot! 😃👍
Trev 😀
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 1:09PM
What an amazing place spotted James... Must have been so beautiful on it's hay day.
I like that you can still the paint patterns and colours. Isabel GrinGrinGrin
DaveRyder Plus
7 5.4k 9 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 1:30PM
If there's and milk in the fridge I suspect it'll be 'off' now.
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
26 Feb 2021 1:49PM
Grunge can look good in a photo. I do like the colour best here.
Fefe Plus
9 57 36 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 3:21PM
Great Grotty shot James.....Colour for me.
Makes you wonder how a mattress can get in that state TongueTongue
saltireblue Plus
11 11.9k 75 Norway
26 Feb 2021 4:54PM
Looks as if the 'everything must go sale' was a success....
Minty805 Plus
4 42 9 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2021 6:00PM
Makes a strong image, and I rather like the colour.
jacomes Plus
6 28 38 Portugal
26 Feb 2021 6:46PM
Thanks everyone for your comments, a bit late but V3 is the window i took it through.

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