Monday, 5 December 2016

This old tractor has been on the same property since it was new, near Esther, Alberta it resides on a farm owned by local ranchers. The original owners were the Ballantine brothers, who purchased it shortly after moving to Esther from Ontario. They farmed for several years and eventually both passed and the farm was sold to Joe Antoni. By this time the tractor was no longer usable and it has been sitting in the grass, weathering the storms as the years go by. I was in the area on Boxing Day of 2015 and was able to capture this photo after the fog had lifted and the setting with the sun on the Hoar Frost presented itself.

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