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The Lounge

Last night I thought I would try something a little different. Inspired by a few people (Viveca Koh, Chris Nitz, and Doug Landreth), I decided to do some experimentation with textures and frames. The shot below is a mashup of a number of layered effects from PhotoTools, three textures at varying opacities (also from PhotoTools […]

See the Light

The common theme of the abandoned buildings I found around the Salton sea was without a doubt, pigeons. These annoying critters were around every corner in every building, and they scared the crap out of me on a number of occasions. Something about the silence of an abandoned building being broken by the flapping of […]

Salton Sea – XY

Some areas just back from the shore of the Salton Sea are covered with a thin layer of crispy, white, salty earth. Upon first glance, this crust looks plenty hard enough to walk on, however, in some areas there are a few inches of soft mud just below the surface. I made the mistake of […]

Salton Sea – Man, That’s Cheap

Okay, so my mind went straight to the gutter when I saw this sign for an RV park. I guess I’m still a teenager at heart 😉 Despite the desolate feel of the area, the Salton Sea still seems to be a relatively popular destination for RV travellers. There were at least 5 or 6 […]

Salton Sea – FiSHiNGLiCENSEBAiT

Another barren scene from the Salton Sea series. This abandoned bait shop/snack shack is right next to the T-bar from yesterday’s image. It was relatively boring inside, but did afford a couple neat urbex type shots which I’ll share a bit later. For now, I wanted to continue with the empty, vintage look from yesterday […]