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This photograph was taken from within one of the buildings that comprise what remains of the Larundel mental asylum in Melbourne. Living in Tasmania, I have only been there once and will unlikely be able to visit again as the buildings are soon to be demolished to make way for a housing development. Follow this link for more information about this asylum:

http://www.victorianphantomhunters.com/larundel...;;;

Camera: Canon EOS: 60D
Lens: Canon EF 10-22mm

Exposure times: 11 sec, 6 sec and 1.6 sec
F-stop: 10
ISO:400
Focal length: 13mm

Post-processing: Photomatix, Adobe photoshop CS3 and Topaz Detail 2.

Tags

larundel asylum, mental asylum, asylum, abandoned, dark, creepy, black and white

Photography is my ‘passion’. I studied it in years 11 and 12, where I learned how to processes films in the dark room. Since then, my photography was restricted to digital compacts until I was able to afford an DSLR in 2010.

Until recently I had been doing a PhD in Agricultural Science at the University of Tasmania. I have recently decided that a career in science is not going to make me happy, so I am now studying graphic design.

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  • Matt Roberts
    Matt Robertsalmost 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much for the feature!

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

  • Damienne Bingham
    Damienne Binghamalmost 3 years ago

    Beautiful, moody image, Jocelyn! The use of the light, tones and composition is great. Congrats on the feature!

  • Thank you for your lovely comment!

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

  • Ken Hill
    Ken Hillalmost 3 years ago

    Moody …realy get the feel for the place…

  • Cheers Ken!

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

  • Bradley Nichol
    Bradley Nicholalmost 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much for that!!!

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

  • Lyndy
    Lyndyalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderfully Intriguing!

  • Thank you for the feature :)

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

  • vampvamp
    vampvampalmost 3 years ago

  • Thank you very much!

    – Jocelyn Parry-Jones

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