The conveyorway that carried the sintering material to the mixing floor at the top of the plant.
Minnesota Power’s Taconite Harbor power station, as seen through the ship loading control room windows.
Brewery Creek Waterfall, somewhere above Duluth. Lit with candles and a small LED panel. To me, it looked like a pipe pouring molten metal.
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.
Fergus Falls State Hospital. Well, technically moonlight… but a with stars nonetheless! The orange glow from the left and in the rear of the building are exterior lights on associated–former State Hospital–buildings. All other light is from the full moon that evening.
Shadows of distant power lines are carried to the concrete by street lights.
Taken from the rooftop looking toward downtown, a hometown, a river town.
This ruin was once the Toltec Mine, a producing gold and silver claim that operated into the 1940s.
In the many-windowed metal building, the lumberyard buildings and the abandoned starch works buildings are separated by a thick wall of pallets.