A tight view of the Coon Rapids Dam from downstream. The dam bridge is still closed, no crossing over from the free lot on the west side.
After setting up a shot of this mooring chain and the barges behind it, I was set upon by this pushboat and it’s crew. I had no idea they were coming, just one of those joyful coincidences of a daily photographer.
I attended a Meetup Group last night titled: LOW LIGHT SERIES – Light Painting! (Fire Breathing Dragons, Lasers, and Magic!). It was a lot of fun, I learned a few tricks and got some great shots! Here’s ‘The Orb of Light’ in the river. More fire to come…
The layers of Graffiti on this car fit in well with the fall foliage in the background. A little more rail yard fun in East Saint Paul.
Rainy overcast days are no fun in the city, but a grungy rail yard they are magical. I love the reflections and mismatched engines. Did you notice the signal workmen? They didn’t seem to care that I was there either. Stay tuned this week for more heavy equipment and disturbed vegetation.
Ladder ascending an abandoned grain elevator.
Minnesota Commercial Switching engine, Industrial detail.
The fine red engines of Minnesota Commercial.
I love these little unseen details of the urban world.
Mergansers Fishing on the St. Anthony Falls, downtown Monneapolis.