Rusted Edsel Along Route 66 in Seligman, Arizona (Cut Out Effect)

Rusted Edsel Along Route 66 in Seligman, Arizona (Cut Out Effect)

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This photo was taken in Seligman, Arizona by Jonas Hansson, a very good Swedish friend of mine, on his trip with his father Hans in 2006 (via their vintage Volvo PV convertible) across the USA on Route 66. With Jonas’ permission, I’ve been selecting some of my favorite photos of their road trip along the "Mother Road" and doing some post processing… enhancing, cropping, tone mapping, special effects, etc.

In this photo of an old rusted out Edsel was found along the old road in Seligman, Arizona, I took the original color photo, severely cropped it and enhanced it, added a cut out effect, then some posterization and ink outlines… 🙂

As the song by Bobby Troup goes:

If you ever plan to motor west
Travel my way, the highway that’s the best.
Get your kicks on Route 66!

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