Openings

Photographs of doors, openings and windows, from around the world offer a unique glimpse into the diverse architecture and cultures of different regions. These images showcase the beauty and intricacy of the designs, materials, and colors used in the creation of these portals. They also offer a glimpse into the lifestyles and traditions of the people who use them, from the grand entrances of palaces and cathedrals to the simple wooden doors of rural homes. Each photograph captures a moment in time, inviting the viewer to imagine what lies beyond the threshold and inspiring a sense of wonder and curiosity about the world we live in.

Openings

Openings

Openings, corridors, and passageways symbolize life's journey, guiding us through the twists and turns of experience towards unknown destinations. They remind us that the path forward is not just about the destinations we reach, but the transitions and passages that shape our journey.

Wooden door with aged hardware including a black door knocker, numbered 12 above with green vines on the walls to either side.

Doors

Doors symbolize the juncture between opportunity and barrier, inviting us to embrace change or remain in comfort. In their essence, they remind us that the act of opening a door is a courageous step into a realm of new possibilities and growth.

Decorative window screen with blue recessed frame, slightly off center in an orange-yellow wall.

Windows

Windows serve as the eyes of our dwellings, offering a glimpse into the vastness beyond our immediate surroundings, bridging the gap between the self and the universe. They remind us that perspective is everything, turning barriers into gateways of insight and understanding.

Michael J Morrissey
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