Balance of Tone

 

 

 

 

An abandoned railway siding in the desert of South Australia makes an interesting composition in the late afternoon light. The dark, silhouetted detail against the flat pale sky is balanced by the light reflecting off the rails as they twist and cut their way through the dark foreground.

By Andre Kertesz (1894 - 1985) (American) (creator, Details of artist on Google Art Project) (Google Art Project:  Home - pic) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

“Curdimurka Siding, South Australia”