[Photos] This just makes me sad...

Saw this on Reddit just now. It's amazing how a picture can evoke emotion.

IBM 3278 in an abandoned house. By Gerry Langer.

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Just a wipe down for the case and a ultrasonic for the caps , she be right
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Noo! Someone must grab it! Tube swap, recap, rust removal, everything must be done!
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snuci wrote:Saw this on Reddit just now. It's amazing how a picture can evoke emotion.

It's an incredibly effective picture. Where did you find it, /r/abandonedporn?
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We need to save that terminal.
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I second the motion of saving the terminal! Any volunteers?
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depletedvespene wrote:It's an incredibly effective picture. Where did you find it, /r/abandonedporn?

It was /r/vintagecomputing
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It's a great image. A photograph may be all that can be salvaged by the look of the decrepit thing. I like how Gerry managed to avoid a reflection of the camera (and himself) in the terminal screen, possibly obfuscated by the impact on the glass.
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Is from 18 September this year:
https://www.facebook.com/gerrylangerphotography/
So eligible for this year's DTA Best Photo...
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I really hope someone from DT wins this year's DTA Best Photo...
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That is a powerful picture, really like it.

@seebart: Seems that some ugly ass artisan closeup picture won this time, I could probably sculpt such a pile of crap myslelf. Actually it would look decent if I'd do it.
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