The longing

Jocelyn  Parry-Jones

West Hobart, Australia

Artist's Description

This photograph was taken at Willow Court (Tasmania, Australia).
The marks in the foreground of this photograph are scratch marks in the door.
Willow Court is is an asylum that was abandoned in the year 2000. Like the Royal Derwent, it is also in the town of New Norfolk. However, this part of the large complex is much older and dates back to 1827. For information on the interesting history of Willow Court, follow this link:
http://royalderwent.com/wcc-rdh-info/willow-cou...;;
This paticular photograph was taken in Ward C, which was used to contain and look after violant male patients. This ward has a reputation for being haunted. For related stories, follow this link:
http://www.ripaustralia.com/Site/Home_files/Sun...;;
Camera: Canon EOS 60D
Lens: Canon EF 10-22mm
Exposure time: 1/20
ISO: 200
F-stop: 5
Focal length: 10mm
Post-processing: Adobe Photoshop CS3 and Noiseware Professional

Artwork Comments

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