Red and white-set Protomachine flashlight, and the full moon. This was minutes before the “Red Moon” eclipse last April shut down full moon exposures for the night.
Magic Mountain parking lot tram, perched precariously on the pile, in the pit, at Paul’s Junkyard. The red lighting was difficult: I had to climb loosely stacked debris from behind to get the shadows through the glass, and it took an uncomfortable number of tries to get it right. Also purple, from high camera right, and yellow, onto the wheel […]
In October 2013, a set of parking lot trams from Magic Mountain Amusement Park were a fresh arrival at Paul’s Junkyard. Shortly after, they were absorbed into the pit for liquidation. Last month I found this one half-crushed and on its side, “circling the drain.” Night, 291-seconds. All hand-held continuous source lighting, from the Protomachines flashlight. Red from […]
Not that you can tell in this view, but this late ’50s Mercury was made into a home made pick up. Pretty much a total loss now. At the junkyard that keeps on giving. Night, 135-second exposure. Purple wash from camera left, red skimmed down the background Ford (and cast on the car beside the […]