Nov 11, 2013 - 5 Comments - Abandoned, B&W, Door, Lawrence, Mill, Stone Mill, Window -



Ok, well maybe it’s not a real dungeon as evidenced by the fact that there’s a huge window (a dungeon no-no), as well as the fact that it’s three stories up in the Stone Mill.  But when I saw this door, a dungeon was the first thing that came to mind.  There’s even a chair for the guard to sit.  The light coming through the window was perfect for this scene, and I decided to give the image a very dark B&W treatment to give it a more sinister dungeon-like feel.

And by the way, this would make a very efficient dungeon, as this door leads to a connecting passage to the mill across the way.  A passage that doesn’t exist anymore.  So take one step out this door, and you’ll find yourself on the pavement three stories below.  Ouch.

5 Responses to Dungeon

  1. Jim Denham

    Wow, what an awesome image! Love the dark feel and detail – makes you feel like nothing good can come from that door…except for the image! Nice work Steve!

    11 Nov 2013 - Reply
  2. Rachel Cohen

    Beautiful capture Steven! Love the way the light coming from the window casts patterns of light and shadow across the door! 🙂

    11 Nov 2013 - Reply
  3. Len Saltiel

    What a great play of light and shadow Steven. The B&W choice really adds some mood to the image.

    11 Nov 2013 - Reply
  4. Edith Levy

    Incredible image Steven. I love the light and the play of shadows.

    11 Nov 2013 - Reply
  5. Toad Hollow Photography

    That light is crazy awesome, Steven! I love that door, although it sounds like that first step outta it is a real doozy! Best be wearing a good helmet before taking THAT step! Great shot, the light here is just extraordinary, my friend, and you’ve captured it just perfectly.

    15 Nov 2013 - Reply

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