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I went to Eastern State Penetentiary two times in April. The second trip was with The Keystone State – Pennsylvania group. Captured this scene the weekend before on a fun excursion with Evelina Kremsdorf Svetlana Sewell Gouzelka and Rich Allen
It was such a great day ! Thanks you guys! Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Some history on the gangster

Photo taken in raw, handheld Nikon D90 DSLR, Sigma 17-70 mm lens, focal length 17 mm, f2.8, ISO 800, 1/10 sec, HDR in Photomatix and post work in Corel Paintshop Pro 3.

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I love to photograph anything seaside and colorful! I am exploring many artforms and love the work of many here on Redbubble! I call all my dabblings “Kim’s Kaboodle”. I am also making mosaics from glass tiles and other media, drawing and painting. My art can also be found at link

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  • hereforfun
    hereforfunover 4 years ago

    Amazing Kim the colours textures and tones fabulous !!

  • Thanks Trudi, it is a cool place to visit!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 4 years ago

    awesome work Kim, I bet that was fun to visit there

  • Yes, highly suggest it if you are ever in the Philadelphia area!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • danamh40
    danamh40over 4 years ago

    Great shot! I thought prison was suppose to be hard time? Spoiled rotten gangster LOL!!

  • Thanks Dana, I would treat him that way too if I was a guard………..

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • ericseyes
    ericseyesover 4 years ago

    I missed this when I was there :( Too busy shooting the mirrors I guess. Great shot, amzing even in jail he had all the creature comforts.

  • Thanks Eric, I would give him what he asked for if I was a guard…………

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • trish725
    trish725over 4 years ago

    Looks quite luxurious to me – you should have seen my first flat!!!! Great shot!

  • Thanks Trish! If I was a guard, I would do it too!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Torfinn
    Torfinnover 4 years ago

    Excellent work Kim!

  • Thanks so much my friend!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Cat2be
    Cat2beover 4 years ago

    Love the processing on this

  • THANKS ! : )

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • LudaNayvelt
    LudaNayveltover 4 years ago

    this image is so popular on RB, perhaps because it have so many copies done by different photographers, love the work tones in yours. By now You need challenge event , let you all enter your copy, and see who will win

  • Thanks Luda! It’s amazing going with others, every one sees different things or shoots/processes differently!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Barbara Manis
    Barbara Manisover 4 years ago

    Wonderful work, Kim! Great processing!

  • Thanks Barbara, it is a neat place!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Desirée Glanville
    Desirée Glanvilleover 4 years ago

    Great capture and I LOVE the HDR!

  • Thanks so very much Daisy! Hope all is well with you!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

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