Former Silk Mill Of Lodeve

Former Silk Mill Of Lodeve
Hi photographers and urban explorer friends, Here are some new pictures, taken at the former silk mill of Lodeve, in South of France. Built from 1899 for the Gallia cloth factory, the place closed in 2004. In the textile industry, the moulinage is the action of twisting the silk string. The moulinage happens between the spinning and the weaving steps. These factories were some long buildings, located deep down into valleys and near by rivers. The textile industry in Lovede …

The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg

The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg
The Former Cardinal Brewery of Fribourg, Switzerland, was founded in 1788 by François Piller. Owner at the «Zum Lachs» hostel, located near the Bern`s Gate in Fribourg, he decides to have a brewery built for his son, freshly graduated as great Bavarian brewer. François Piller was a kind of pioneer, as till that time, only farmer women, then monks, were brewing the beer, with gathered cereals. From 1802 to 1877, the brewery of Fribourg had many different owners, before to …

House Of Genius

House Of Genius
Hi photographers, genious and urban explorers! A friend of mine discovered this incredible abandoned house, and so we went to explore it. The house of genious, that’s how I can call it. This place is full of amazing creations and wonderful surprises. We asked an authorization to explore this abandoned house. Our request was accepted by the owners and we were able to have a quick guided tour the first time we came. So I would like to thank you …

Geo W. Reed Factory – Abandoned Montreal

Geo W. Reed Factory – Abandoned Montreal
Hi all, photographers and urban explorers. As you may know, the famous Geo W. Reed factory will be demolished soon. This abandoned building, also known as the Babcock & Wilcox factory, has been abandoned around 1982 (probably opened in 1895) and was a great place for graffiti artists. There is not much information available on Internet about this former factory. Even the name of the building was confusing, as there was different owners then (Rosco and Dominic Vadela rembourrage, for …

Alberta Wilderness

Alberta Wilderness
Hi all, photographers, hikers and nature lovers. Here are some pictures taken in the Alberta Wilderness during the Summer of 2013, a bit before Calgary’s flooding. I went one week-end to try (again) to photograph grizzly bears, but I saw none. Unfortunately. On these series of photographs, you will be able to discover the Rockbound Lake area in Banff National Park, Johnston Cayon, Moraine Lake, Valley of ten peaks and Consolation Lake. But you will also see the beauty of …
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