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A large abandoned iron mine with miles of tunnels and several levels. We've been here 3 times and still not seen a fraction of it. Yet we walked 20 Km in there. There should be some big vehicles in there but only found some tracks. But we found  a lot of little things like old miner boot with real nails in the soles,a small horse shoe and imprints of horseshoe's and miner boots. From some places it took more 1.5 Hr just to get to the only entry. And unfortunately at the last visit we saw that effort are been made to seal the entry up. A big wire mesh was placed, a wheelbarrow and some mounting materials were present there but no workers. I think it was raining to hard that day.. Probably  the entry is closed now.

But sure fun to explore there an been off the grid for some hours.

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Thanks . Lightning was done mostly with 2 flash lights. One for the further parts and one (sometimes with a diffuser paper) for the foreground. And then light painting with them.

Exposure time used around 30 seconds.

 

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