One of the underground creeks in Duluth, somewhere under the East Hillside neighborhood.
The floor IS the machine…
Below the historic National Guard Armory.
This tunnel had a wooden drafter’s table in it.
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.
In the steam plant, steam pipes bundled in canvas and asbestos criss-cross the walls.
Looking out of Kurth Malt a the neighbors–the silos past Electric Steel are those of the Froedert Malt Company, now gone.
The shed in the front was full of worker supplies–namely goggles and heavy leather gloves. Molten copper isn’t a friendly thing to handle.
As my friend Jonathan would say, “on a human scale.”