Great photographers are very sensitive to the feelings that their subjects evoke. Different objects and materials tend to bring out a number of emotions. Metallic objects, in particular, are often the subject of powerful images.
When smooth and glistening, metal can symbolize strength, sterility, and industriousness. By contrast, rusted metal can paint a completely different picture of harsh realities, decay and impermanence. Take a look at these striking images of metal captured by our PicsArtists. Comment below to tell us what emotions they convey!