Adobe Window It’s never a good sign when the windows are boarded from the inside. Similar Images ...based on the tags: porches, rusty, triangles, vignettes... Spring melt flows down the rusty rock house. In the background is the frame for the shaft. Birch shadows on stone walls… have you been looking at my Christmas list? My favorite shot of 2011; a rusty mold for a heart-shaped glass candy dish in its natural environment, so to speak. Blue plastic siding filters the summer sun, giving the otherwise reddish-brown interior a splash of color. An impressive message for graffiti in a Detroit warehouse, but then again look at these steam pumps. Over-built and under-appreciated. The rear of the complex shows the more than 100 year old workhouse–still working! I do not know if the tanks are original to the 1901 elevator, but I suspect so. Water turned the taconite powder into a rusty, slippery paste… everywhere the water pooled up, doubling the beauty from certain special angles. This picture shows the challenges of moving around underground in the base. The spectacular, if precarious, view of downtown Minneapolis from the roof of ADM Annex 4. Note the great messages left by various graffiti artists who made it to the spot.