Look at the floor–do you see the hole? That goes down a lonnnnnng ways.
Off the beaten path is this old LTV sign. Now it points to a ghost town and dead dock.
These machines are at least 100 years old.
The Comm Room’s portals once supported many more conduits.
Lockers for the boiler room workers.
Colors of the boiler room.
A circular common room in one of the original parts of the hospital. When the asylum was especially crowded, this would be filled with patient beds, too. It’s very strange that this floor was not tiled like the other common rooms. It makes me wonder if especially dangerous patients were kept in this ward; those who could not be trusted to not extract and sharpen the ceramic tiles. Portra 160.
This is one of my favorite images of the year because of the color, light and textures. Someone told me once that the medium of photographers is not film or digital sensors, but rather shadows. This photo is evidence of that.