I puzzled my head over what to photograph for the #2019picoftheweek title Road Worthy. Then, while taking my camera for a walk, I came across these …

tractor tyres, retired: 3rd May 2019

For details of #2019picoftheweek challenge see MariaAntonia

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51 Responses to Retired…

  1. Wow! Certainly you found a miracle at road πŸ™‚ Any guess why they are lying there? πŸ™‚

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  2. Dale says:

    Love it! A most original take, I say…

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  3. One time, my cousin and my brother took a retired tractor tire and rolled it three miles down the road. During a snowstorm. With shorts on.

    My dad wasn’t happy when he got the call to come pick them up.

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  4. Violet Lentz says:

    You captured the perfect response. And photographed it brilliantly. I love the variable green hues.

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  5. Yes, perfect caption for the Road Worthy prompt πŸ™‚ I love the different treads and how everything is surrounded by the vivid green of the grass/leaves.


    • crimsonprose says:

      That green is mostly stinging nettles, though there were some blooms of red campion, too. But what you don’t see is the enormous mound of rotted manure, ready for spreading on fields. Nor, thankfully, do you smell it.

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  6. Jen Goldie says:

    Good shot for the prompt Crispina!


  7. A very original response Crispina – and the lichen looks like it has already started to colonise the tyres.

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  8. Joy Pixley says:

    What wonderful serendipity! The gods of the arts were clearly on your side that day.

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    • crimsonprose says:

      Mmm. I’d say more the inspiration to take the photo. I intended to use it for my Crimson’s Creative Challenge. But then, stuck for a photo this weekend, I thought… well here you are. And here I was. πŸ™‚

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