Posts Tagged ‘industrial’

Freight Elevator No. 4

Freight Elevator No. 4

This shot is part of the series I’m working on with my younger brother Joshua www.ballmultimedia.com.  We’re traveling to cities in the rust belt documenting the effects of the economy and shift of jobs over seas on American industries. This shot was taken in a massive industrial structure in Detroit. I love the way the […]


Failed State?

Failed State?

Yesterday my brother and I shot our first day in Detroit. Although I knew that times were bad in Detroit, I really had no idea how bad it really was. We found our selves saying “Oh my God” over and over. It looks like a war zone in so many places. There isn’t going to […]


Decomposition

Decomposition

Rust will always catch my eye. I love the variations in tone and texture in this piece. Decomposition is part of any life cycle. The process of steel oxidizing is one of the most beautiful to me.


Tractor Island

Tractor Island

One intriguing aspect of  macro-photography is how it reveals entirely new worlds, rich in color and texture, from sometimes overlooked places.  This shot of a tractor suddenly becomes a vast landscape with islands of paint on reefs of lichen.