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2009-07-22 8:00:18 PM  
Welcome to Farktography!

This Week's Theme: "Industrial Arts"

Description
: Find beauty in industry. Difficulty: no abandoned buildings.

We ask that before submitting your photos you read and adhere to the following submission rules, including but not limited to the following:

- Submissions must be photographs; screen captures do not count as photographs.
- You must be the original photographer of your entry. Do not submit anyone else's photography as your own.
- You are only allowed to enter a photograph once. Do not submit the same photo to another contest later.
- You may enter 3 photos in each contest as long as each photo is of a different composition.
- Please post each photo separately so they can be voted for individually.



Please note:

The overarching ideal behind Farktography is that image corrections are acceptable, while adding or removing elements in the image (e.g. removing telephone poles, adding Elvis) is not acceptable. HDR, stitching, or otherwise combining exposures in post processing are not allowed unless specified for a particular theme (multiple exposures done in-camera are acceptable, however). See the rules for more information on acceptable modifications, or check in at the Farktography Forums.


Legal: All photographers submitting photos to this contest are the legal copyright holders for the photos submitted and the photos are not to be considered free for any other use without written consent from the submitting photographers.


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2009-07-22 8:00:33 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:00:43 PM  
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Power Plant
Cambridge MA

 
2009-07-22 8:00:45 PM  
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Commercial shipping lane, Columbia River. Pops to bigger.


 
2009-07-22 8:00:47 PM  
Pre-Industrial Industry
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2009-07-22 8:00:59 PM  
Beauty in Industry?
The Beauty Industry!



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2009-07-22 8:01:02 PM  
Industrious Workers Maintaining a Relic of the Industrial Age

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Taken at the CA State Train Museum, Sacramento, CA
 
2009-07-22 8:01:09 PM  
Industrial Mom
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2009-07-22 8:01:10 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:15 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:18 PM  
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Freight Train
Clinton MA

 
2009-07-22 8:01:23 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:23 PM  
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it's pretty in a reflection! not so much otherwise but where would we be with out electric and phone?
 
2009-07-22 8:01:30 PM  
"Smokestacks on the Water"
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2009-07-22 8:01:46 PM  
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1/3 Strange Things in the Fog

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2009-07-22 8:01:47 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:53 PM  
Orchard Workers

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Agriculture, big and small, is one of the biggest industries in California.
Taken at Apple Hill, near Placerville, CA.
 
2009-07-22 8:01:56 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:57 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:01:58 PM  
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Logging Machine
West Boylston MA

 
2009-07-22 8:02:10 PM  
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There's going to be hell to pay if I find out who stole my Throbbing Gristle cassette...


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2009-07-22 8:02:35 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:02:37 PM  
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Art Deco Tobacco packing plant
 
2009-07-22 8:03:17 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:03:49 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:04:03 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:04:08 PM  
how about the gaming industry?

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the glowing light is seductive and beautiful! :P
 
2009-07-22 8:04:30 PM  
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I'm not quite sure what this place makes,
but it sure looks like it can make the shiat out of something.

2500 x 1932
(much better)

 
2009-07-22 8:05:19 PM  
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Sadly, these were going in a trash can. Seems like a horrible waste.
 
2009-07-22 8:06:10 PM  
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2/3 Singapore Means Cargo

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Air Hoses

A truck repair garage of a shipping company

 
2009-07-22 8:10:39 PM  
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3/3 Saudi Arabian Industries: Construction barge in the background, fishing trawler/personnel carrier in the foreground. No, I'm not kidding. It's 4 2x4's nailed together with a piece of foam plastic in the middle as a platform. There are 3 guys on it.

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2009-07-22 8:10:47 PM  
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2009-07-22 8:10:51 PM  
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Planing Wood

 
2009-07-22 8:11:32 PM  
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Recycling Industry.
(or a comment on the US auto industry)

 
2009-07-22 8:13:35 PM  
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Grede Foundries

Not abandoned yet, but working with a much reduced number of employees.

 
2009-07-22 8:19:11 PM  
 
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2009-07-22 8:20:24 PM  

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New York Stock Exchange
Center of the American financial industry.

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2009-07-22 8:20:43 PM  
 
2009-07-22 8:22:17 PM  
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Bulls Bridge power station, Kent CT, larger version here(1024, sorry, i lost the hardcopy set with larger res with a failed HD). (new window)

/crappy camera
//from a set of flood pictures from last year
///not a very good photographer :(
 
2009-07-22 8:24:07 PM  

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Chain-operated liftgates for a hydro-electric plant
Stewarts Dam, Upstate NY

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2009-07-22 8:24:19 PM  
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Don't have much but this was a few blocks away from where I am staying in Seward. Is a coal loading facility adjacent to the cruise ship dock.
 
2009-07-22 8:26:32 PM  

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Ever Dainty
Panama Canal, Panama

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/Dainty my arse.
 
2009-07-22 8:28:14 PM  
Space Industry--Rocket Garden at Cape Canaveral

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2009-07-22 8:29:50 PM  
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airline/tourism industry over the Mendenhall Glacier
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