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SJ-7 Peacekeeper

SJ-7 Peacekeeper

More from Paul’s movie prop graveyard, this onefrom the Hunger Games movies.  Dusk, flashlight, composite of 2 exposures.

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The Sisters of Sorrow

The Sisters of Sorrow

School bus and ex-military crates, at the movie prop graveyard in the Mojave. 3-minutes of full moon and flashlight.

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The Mother Ship

The Mother Ship

B-52, derelict in the Mojave.  Night, with 123-seconds of full moon and flashlight.

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The Harvester

The Harvester

1959 International horse truck, tucked into a corner with a garbage truck and boxcar, at Paul’s. Night, 3-minutes in deep shade, with flashlight.

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Open to the Stars

Open to the Stars

Ex-movie props at Paul’s junkyard.  Night, 3-minutes of full moon and purple flashlight.

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Limo Lumenaries

Limo Lumenaries

Back half of a Lincoln stretch-limo at Paul’s junkyard.  Obnoxiously windy out there last full moon.  Looking at the short-stack of pix this month, I was clearly seeking shelter in most of them.  First time night shooting this year tho, so good to get out, even if the tripod almost flew away a couple times. […]

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Tumbleweed Connection

Tumbleweed Connection

Abandoned ranch, Antelope Valley, California.

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The Ely Route

The Ely Route

One of the back workshop buildings at the Northern Nevada Train Museum, in Ely NV. 85-seconds of broken full moon. The light on the surface of the building is me, the rest is local ambient light.

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Blackbird Malaise

Blackbird Malaise

Late ’70s Thunderbird details at the wrecking yard. Night, in deep shade with flashlight and 53-seconds of ambient light.  The line that looks like a 4-minute star trail is actually an aircraft.

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Waiting Your Turn

Waiting Your Turn

The rotting waiting area in an abandoned brothel in Nevada, it’s cribs set up in trailers with a makeshift structure built around them.  A pretty common set up for rural NV brothels, along with the red “in session” bulb on the ceiling.  Shot May 2016 in total darkness, lit with red and white flashlight.  Details […]

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