Category: Ayer Mill

Ayer Mill Clock Tower

Apr 07, 2015 - Ayer Mill, B&W, Clouds, Lawrence, Long Exposure - 3 Comments - Standard

This past Saturday was an incredibly windy day with plenty of clouds in the sky – a perfect recipe for some long exposures.  Unfortunately, by the time I was able to get out with my camera in the afternoon, much of the cloud cover had moved out.  There were thankfully still enough, however, to provide some nice movement in the […]


Nov 21, 2013 - Ayer Mill, Clock, Gears, Lawrence - 3 Comments - Standard

For today’s post I thought I’d show one of the detail shots I took while at the Ayer Mill clock tower.  These gears are part of the clock mechanism, and help control the movement of the hands on one of the clock faces. These gears are maybe 12 inches in diameter, yet they’re partially responsible […]

Inside the Clock

Nov 20, 2013 - Ayer Mill, Clock, Lawrence, Mill - 5 Comments - Standard

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned the fantastic opportunity I had this past weekend to photograph the historic Ayer Mill Clock Tower with my friend Bob Lussier.  I started with an exterior shot yesterday, and am posting this shot today of the inside of the clock tower. Just getting to this location was a bit dicey.  We […]

Ayer Mill Clock Tower

Nov 19, 2013 - Ayer Mill, B&W, Clock, Lawrence, Mill - 8 Comments - Standard

I’ve always considered it a privilege when granted access to photograph any of the old mills in Lawrence.  The mill owners are generous, trusting, and they allow me to do something for which I have a true passion.  This past weekend, however, a privilege became an honor. My good friend and fellow photographer, Bob Lussier, […]

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