Driving past gas stations would probably not have you think of riveting artwork, but Matt Barnes' Cold Stations series has proved otherwise.
Capturing gas stations during winter time, Barnes shows the world that beauty can be found in the most unsuspecting places. The contrasting of light with dark makes the images even more stunning. They captivate your attention with their desolate nature.
Looking through the Matt Barnes Cold Stations photo series may evoke some memories of cold winter days on the road.
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