The Office

In lawrence, urbex by Robert Lussier1 Comment

Here is an older shot from the Washington Mill in Lawrence, MA. In it’s most recent life, that particular mill was a paper mill. The company recycled old paper products into new paper. This particular section of the building is a more modern section, probably built in the 60s or 70s.  This office was located …

An Empty Mill Floor

In 24mm PC-E, lawrence, mills, urbex by Robert Lussier1 Comment

The very literal title reflects the fact that I am at a loss for words in titling this image. That is not to be mistaken for a loss of enthusiasm in actually shooting the mills! This one is from the Washington Mill a couple of years back. I explored the building with my friend Brian …

Washington Smokestack

In mills, Olympus OM-D, Zuiko 12mm f/2.0 by Robert Lussier1 Comment

This is the first in a series of similarly processed images of the Mills in Lawrence (B&W, square crop) — Frankly, it is an extension of the occasional B&W work I’ve been doing. I’m just trying to get more disciplined about it. I have a couple of recent images already done and I’ve been going …

Morning’s Light

In lawrence, mills, urbex by Robert Lussier3 Comments

The day started early. I met my friend, Tom Short, at the Washington Mill a couple of Friday’s ago at 7:00 AM. The main building, like most in Lawrence, started as a textile mill. It found a new life, in the 80s, or 90s as a paper company. Jersey Paper ceased operations in Lawrence around …