photo art Friday: vintage feel

The question is not what you look at, but what you see - Thoreau

Bonnie’s challenge this week was to share an image that we have edited to look like a vintage piece of art

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I took this photo in 2003 in the Thai city of Ayuthaya which was the old capital of Thailand before Bangkok took over the title. It’s a beautiful place to wander around but at the time I wasn’t as interested in digital photography as I am now so I didn’t really take advantage of our visit there to fill my camera’s memory card with pictures.

Ayuthaya is also home to one of the most photographed images around – the disembodied head of a Budhha surrounded by tree roots. I was really disappointed to see it in real life as it’s only about as big as a football!

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It is thought that the head became detached from the body to which it originally belonged and that the encroaching forest simply…

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