Old School Power

Today’s image comes from a renovated mill that kept much of its old machinery as part of a makeshift museum within the atrium of the mill.  While there are business offices and restaurants there now, there are also these amazing steam engines and generators on display that once powered the mill.  They have been extremely well preserved, and many appear as though they would still work today.  I chose to process this in B&W, even though the machinery is actually a very bold shade of red as I think it just looks more appropriate with this treatment given its historical nature.  I really love to photograph old equipment like this, and will be posting more images from here in the near future.

Camera settings: ISO 200, f/1.8, 50mm, 3 brackets


13 thoughts on “Old School Power

  1. Pingback: Hub and Spokes « Perlmutter Photography

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s