The hospital is so self art deco that it seems like a film set!
Looking into a common from the grounds. The block glass makes the interior seem dreamlike and distorted. Note the poor condition of the bricks around the window.
Without proper pressure, the steering engine was ineffective.
In the far back of the cellars there are some old bottles. This arch shows an old entrance to the cellars, now collapsed.
Light-painted to show off the beautiful radar equipment inside and Park Point across the bay.
“What’s that diamond thingy on the Pilot House?” you ask? It’s a 1920s-era radio transmission direction finder, a pre-radar navigation aid. Lit with diffused flash.
Smashed TVs and stone foundations in a former common room in the basement.
The first 800 or so feet of the tunnel is finished with reinforced concrete. The test is raw stone. This is the spot where it switches. Side note: nailing this shot on film is one of my proudest light-painted moments.
This is an elevator to move mine car loads of sand to the surface for cleaning and eventually glass production. Below is a flooded equipment vault. In front and behind is a loop through the larger tunnels in the mine. The horizontal braces supported electric cables for the mine carts.