The Old Humble Oils

The Old Humble Oils

That is the gas station I favored. Glancing through the archives, I realized that I never did the original image as an icon. Think I tried, but the limits of hardware — at the time?

The Old Humble Oils

But just clipping out just the round sign itself, and obscuring the faded tiles, and that original peeling ochre paint? The image loses its context.

One similar location was “repurposed” as a high-end, fine-dining joint, but I have no idea what is still there. Insular due to the corona and ensuing pandemic panic.

That, and I’m no longer “cool.”

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.6
  • Camera: iPhone 12
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 4.2mm
  • ISO: 125
  • Shutter speed: 1/60s

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