Lowell

In Lowell, Uncategorized by Robert Lussier2 Comments

It has been a long time since I’ve done any serious shooting in Lowell, Massachusetts — the city I grew up in. Probably since before I started this blog. That drought came to an end this past Saturday. I knew I needed to get out and shoot and wanted to shake it up a little. …

Night Falls

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I have a few shots of this waterfall, but this — the first — remains my favorite, taken back in 2007. It is the Great Dam on the Merrimack River in Lawrence, Massachusetts. The massive granite dam was built in the mid 1800s to harness the river to power the textile mills that built the …

The Fury

In 20mm f2.8, lawrence, urbex by Robert Lussier4 Comments

Here is the scene under the bridge at Lawrence’s Great Stone Dam this past Friday night. The calming effect of a long exposure on water doesn’t do it justice, but does make an interesting image. The water was only inches below the concrete platform — about three feet higher than just a week ago. On …

Pawtucket Falls, Lowell

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Every once in a while I revisit some older images to see if I got everything I can out of them. When I started shooting in RAW format a couple of years ago I did not know its potential. I also had not yet discovered HDR processing. In the summer of 2006 I went to …