HDR matrix panorama. Looking from the grain elevators, now doomed, toward the city between the flour mill’s water tower and tile elevator’s neon sign, the old and new economies seem almost united. Yet the financial centers rise in reality to shadow the now-abandoned industry and manufacturing. The way of things, I’m told.
A quick shot with a Voigtlander 15mm f/4.5 (V1-M Mount). Possibly my favorite lens. Birds love these postindustrial ruins, and they hated me exploring and photographing them.
There is a flipped tram car about a third of the way down the cliff.
A typical narrow hallway at Birtle.
2013. A perfect summer day meets a beautiful old roundhouse on the edge of town.
A back-lit tree with the silhouette of a roof spire in the background.
A sign facing the city on an exterior wall–a sort of motivational poster.
The Osborn Block (front) and the Twohy (rear) at sunset. In the distance, you can almost make out Globe Elevators. One of my favorite photos of 2013.
No matter what environmental disasters industry throws at Mother Earth, she will bounce back.