Door Art


mr.mellow

Link Posted 21/03/2019 - 16:02
Photo of a door in Funchal.



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johnha

Link Posted 21/03/2019 - 23:06
I'm familiar with these beautiful doors in Funchal (not sure if it's a custom elsewhere). I really like the framing and vibrant colours (I often frame too tight on the doorway for some reason) stepping back a bit has provided context around the door.
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Sry

Link Posted 23/03/2019 - 19:58
Nice capture. I can't say I care much for the door's artwork itself, but the painter did have a knack for blues, and you've captured it all quite elegantly.

pschlute

Link Posted 24/03/2019 - 16:19
Very interesting image. Have you more of these doors?

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wvbarnes

Link Posted 24/03/2019 - 17:25
Excellent. We love it there. Local artists brightening up unused doors in Funchal's Old Town, mainly on Rua De Santa Maria. I can't resist photographing some of them every time we visit. Art/Sculpture every where you go as well

Google 'Funchal Door Art' and you can see many more. Very narrow street and often busy so always a challenge.
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