Abstract photography concentrates on color, line and shape instead of things. It's less about nouns and more about adjectives. One way to create abstract images is to get close to the object and eliminate any visual clues that would help someone figure out what they are looking at.
Discover more ways to create visual puzzles for your viewers in Exploring Photo Ideas, beginning January 10, 2024, at the Lifelong Learning Center in Missoula, Montana. Get all the details here.
P.S. This image is peeling paint on the side of an old truck.