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.
Gloves hang in the basement of the former quality assurance labs.
Connecting the Administration building’s tower and top floors is this beautiful cast iron staircase. It was probably designed to help service the clock originally planned to be set in the tower, but when the hospital went over budget the state cancelled the timepiece. Now we are left with a gorgeous stair with little or no real purpose–not that I’m complaining. I am a long-admitted spiral staircase fetishist.
The main gate, as seen in 2005. It hasn’t changed much since then.
After a religious conversion from actors to projectors, a rebranding was in order.
This building stood on stilts until it was demolished. The top floor handled radio traffic to boats and trains. The bottom floor had locker rooms, records, and a lunchroom.
In case one forgot… mounted behind the appropriate valves. Who hasn’t memorized the appropriate valve positions?
Just a couple guys enjoying an industrial ruin.
Shadows of the trees from the materials yard.
After a little rain, the roof took on the color of the bright pink letters.