52 weeks with Carolyn

A Theme Based Photo Blog

Week 25 # Aged To Perfection


This cobblestone alley lies steps away from Snake Alley in Burlington, IA. that I highlighted in Week 1.  This area is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and also in the Heritage Hill Historic District.  The district includes ten historic properties and this cobblestone alley lies on the eastern boundary.  Snake Alley was built in 1894, so I assume this one was built during that same time period.  You can see the well worn ridges in the cobblestones that helped it become “Aged To Perfection” from all means of transportation.



Author: CarolynEliason

I have always enjoyed photography, but with encouragemet from family and friends over the past several years I began to realize I really love it! Belonging to this blog and a local digital photo group has challenged me to look at the beauty of the world and to enjoy capturing it with my camera.

18 thoughts on “Week 25 # Aged To Perfection

  1. Your ability to see beauty is unbelievable. Wish I had a tenth of your talent.

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  2. lovely photo … has an European feel.

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  3. It reminds me of a street on the side of a very steep hill where I watched children playing soccer in Mexico. Every few minutes, they would switch sides. Where there is a will…

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  4. Very nice interpretation of this theme, Carolyn.

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  5. Very nice photo of this aged street — it is surprising that it still exists! !

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  6. Very nice. Did you notice at the meeting on Thursday that our speaker had a photo that was similar to your wordpress cover photo…nice!~

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  7. I like your POV. It takes you up the street. Interesting cobbles.

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