Composition: Square Format

Challenge #30 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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Many photographers started in medium format with a camera that shot 6x6 cm negatives. This square format could be cropped vertically or horizontally, depending on requirements. However, many photographers realized that the square format created a unique challenge for composition as it broke the mold - so to speak - of the standard image ratio. For this challenge, submit an image that works well in a square format.
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A run-down fence stands through another winter at a historic homestead site. Roxborough State Park, Colorado
Submitted: Monday, 22nd February, 2010 06:27 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 28th January, 2007
Focal length: 75 mm
Shutter speed: 1/30 sec
Aperture: F32
ISO: 100
Notes: Shot handheld, no filters. Minor post-processing in Lightroom including cropping to square format; resized for submittal.
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