The Lost America Blog

Plucked

Plucked

Dry-shaved-with-an-old-blade-looking, plastic-nosed, late-’70s Firebird, thru the fisheye. Night, with full moon and flashlight, in 50 seconds.

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Broken Wingtip

Broken Wingtip

Mid-’60s Jet-style Thunderbird at Big M salvage yard. Moonlight on the hood and white flashlight bounced into the grille to get some snap on the logo. 4-minute exposure.

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Frost Opera

Frost Opera

  The biggest, fattest, longest, late-’70s junkyard Lincoln Continental you’ve ever seen. Night, full moon outside and blue and red flashlight bounced around inside.

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Fantastic Voyage

Fantastic Voyage

Basket case 1970 Ford Torino GT.  I loved the elongated hexagons, so retro-futuristic.  Night, blue, green, red and white flashlight in 50 seconds, in the total darkness before the moonrise.

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Hairy Knuckles

Hairy Knuckles

Up close and personal with the fisheye on the 1922 Seagrave hook and ladder firetruck, still melting into the infield on the abandoned Pearsonville racetrack. It’s been heavily vandalized and parted out over the last 5 or 10 years. 51-second exposure, short enough to freeze the stars and darken the distracting background, long enough to […]

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Blue Running Lights

Blue Running Lights

The Waterhole, a closed and abandoned roadhouse, north of Mina, Nevada.  Night, full moon with natural flashlight.

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La Curva Granada

La Curva Granada

Mid-Malaise fisheyed Ford at Pearsonville. Night, 3-minutes. Red, white and blue flashlight with full moon.

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The Big Eat

The Big Eat

Halloran Springs, California. Night, full moon with flashlight.

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Safe From Attack

Air Force Radar Base

I’ve made a new gallery of work from my night at the abandoned Air Force radar base on top of a remote mountain in Nevada. You know, the place with the bunker and radome I posted earlier this year.  Here’s a few more images from that night you haven’t seen before (and one you have, […]

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Black and White Western

Black and White Western

In a trailer behind an abandoned brothel in rural Nevada.  Full moon outside, warm white flashlight inside.

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