Mill Yard

In architecture, Cityscape, hdr, industrial, lawrence, mills by Robert Lussier1 Comment

[singlepic id=481 w=540] I went over to the Malden Mill Yard for some late afternoon shooting.  The slowly setting sun created some amazing shadow patterns across the mill yard and buildings. I figured it would also be a challenge in post process. This image was shot from the top of a fire escape at the …

Alcove

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[singlepic id=461 w=450 h= float=] Today’s Featured Daily (above) is another shot from the Stone Mill in Lawrence. This is one of my favorite’s from my shoot with Brian Matiash last Saturday. [singlepic id=386 w=50 float=left]I love the way the support beam protrudes out of the floor in this alcove of the stone mill. I …

Exit Escape

In architecture, hdr, industrial, lawrence, mills by Robert Lussier1 Comment

[singlepic id=459 w=540 h= float=] This afternoon I had the pleasure to meet and shoot with the truly gifted photographer and HDR master, Brian Matiash. I found his site a couple of months ago and left a comment complementing his work. We struck up an email conversation and decided to get together to shoot. I …

Oil Often

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[singlepic id=448 w=350 float=left] Here is something from the Wood Mill Boiler House in Lawrence from my shoot there last summer. The boiler house and its iconic smokestacks were imploded in October of last year. The implosion of the boiler house made me appreciate even more, the opportunity I had to shoot the interior of …

North Canal Gate House

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[singlepic id=441 w=320 float=left]I overlooked this image when I shot in the North Canal Gate House in Lawrence, Massachusetts last Fall. Since that shoot, I’ve also done much more HDR work, so I’ve decided to go back and reprocess other images I shot that day. The Gate House sits on the North Canal at its source …

Pacific Mill Diner

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[singlepic id=365 w=320 h=240 float=left]Here is a night shot of the Pacific Mill Diner. The Pacific Mill Diner’s main clientele are the employees of the 5 (or is it 7?) buildings that comprise the Pacific Mill. It is small, with only three stools. The owner and sole proprietor told me that he has owned the …

Everett Mill Clock

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[singlepic id=360 w=320 h=240 float=left]I got a call from Tom Short yesterday asking if I could take some reference shots for a Historic Mill Society presentation to the Enel Corporation. I was happy to oblige, especially since Tom also offered to take me up to the Everett Mill Clock to take some shots. The Everett …

Arthur’s Paradise Diner

In diners, hdr, mills by Robert Lussier5 Comments

[singlepic id=354 w=840 float=center] I must have driven past Arthur’s Paradise Diner hundreds, if not thousands of times in my life. It is located on Bridge Street in Lowell, MA, where I grew up. So why Arthur’s? After shooting at the Pacific Mill Diner, I decided to seek out other diners and other similarly challenging …

An HDR image

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[singlepic id=353 w=320 h=240 float=left]Finding time to get back into the mills for any length of time, or to get back to the church has been a challenge, but last week I did take the time to pop over to the Pacific Mill Diner to grab a couple of images. After looking at, some HDR …