The Garden of horror

The garden of horror

Just recently  I stopped by Battle Hill Forge  in Millerton , New York. This guys make the most incredible creations out of wrought iron, On their site there is a special nook/garden where they put all their Halloween creations. It is a bit creepy,  scary, ( after all that is what Halloween is about) definitely …

Sterling Opera House, Derby, Connecticut

It is a grandiose place, built by people who dream big. Has fallen into hard times in the last fifty years, but now it is on the way back. The exterior of the building has been completely redone and there is high hope that the interior will be finished as well. For my purposes, I …

House in despair, Kent, Connecticut

There are a few abandoned farmhouses in the Northwest corner of Connecticut and quite a lot more in the adjoining New York counties, where I have done extensive photography trips with my good friend Ted Roth. We have managed to “discover” and photograph many of them, every single one being a “dream house” for us,  …

Ansonia Brass

    A few pictures from my last visit on may 12 2014, to the Ansonia Brass Factory in Waterbury , Connecticut. These are mainly detail shots, concentrating on trying to capture the feel and textures of some of the tools and machinery in the shop. Click on the thumbnails to see the pictures in …

Darkness, Gloom, Ice and the Ghosts

A few pictures from a partially abandoned factory in Waterbury, Connecticut It was on a bitterly cold January day, the place was very dark and gloomy and since the roof was in dire need of repairs, ice was everywhere . The  light came trough the rafters adding glow to some huge suspended sheets, turning them …