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Photography Collection Summer 2013 - DryDock RX100 by fox-orian Photography Collection Summer 2013 - DryDock RX100 by fox-orian
While I'm developing Synthesis and doing contract work I can't post online, I'm still taking photos on my daily travels around the city!

Enjoy this collection from the South Boston Drydock. It's a very unique section of Boston where ships come in to get restored. Despite the areas run-down industrial appearance, there are many high-end design and architecture studios here, and the area is quite tech-savvy. I'd know, I'm currently doing work at one a few times a week. During my lunch break, I enjoy walking around the area to see what I can find. The photos you see here are comprised of two different walk-arounds.

From Facebook: "My photography and illustration are pretty inter-inspired. I take photos that remind me what I want to draw, and I draw what inspires me from my photos.

I'm also exploring new methods of post-production on these shots, using graded filters and stuff to get pretty different results, trying to make the colors *feel* more like how they felt while I was standing in these areas. Instagram, this is not."

Cool info I wrote about the first two photos on my Tumblr:
"The building I’m standing in is now called the Design Center. It was once used by the military to process recruits to make them fit for service in the 1940’s and 50’s. Recruits would enter at one end of the building, pass through it’s many internal sections, (checkups, equipment, etc,) and emerge out the other end as soldiers ready to be shipped off to war. The building is the size of a skyscraper laid on its side. It was going to be destroyed, but it was bought out by private companies to use as creative and studio space. There are now many high-end design and craft companies that occupy this building. Many areas are still unused, however, such as this room I came across in my spelunking."

All photos taken with the Sony Cybershot RX100, which is perhaps my most favorite gadget I've ever owned.



Last Summer/Winter's Photo Collection:
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Kuki-chan7 Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2013  Student General Artist
so cool and amazing! love your work!
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Soofiie Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Great photos. It's funny because the first 2 photos looks lied they were taked right on the film set of the movie In time where the rich guy give his time to Will Salas at the beginning of the movie. C:
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Tatertot88 Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2013  Hobbyist
Man your photo's are truly amazing, plus they MUST be fantastic references. Excellent work
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BlutigeHandPlus1 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2013  Hobbyist
the first two. were those taken at the same side where inTime was filmed? looks a lot like that on the inside and outside. the scene where the mainchar spends the night with the wealthy 100year old.
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jpbbantigue Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
For the first three shots, I thought they were paintings!
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Susan-s-Poker Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2013  Student Photographer
I absolutely adore your photos, they're so... fresh and pure, so simple, so wonderful. <3
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roxx0209 Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
superb shots, they would work really nice as background reference
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Yaujte Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
Totally reminds me of Mirrors Edge. Great inspiratioN!
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ageshero Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
Man, you utterly inspire me to the highest heights with your photos, always.
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Avolendi Featured By Owner Jul 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very nice and I'm also taking mental notes on how you aligned shots and what you focus on ^^
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Torisha-Buraun Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013
These are so great. you get amazing shots. i try to do the same thing sometimes but, i always feel its not the same. lol its really nice though your shots makes me wanna draw. :)
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SilverSkittle Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
You take such gorgeous photos, I love them all. It really makes me want to get a nice camera of my own, so inspiring 8)
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Bryar33092 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013
I spotted a corolla! hahahaaa
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Brosa Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
really nice photos
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fox-orian Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks man!
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mrminico Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
for a second i thought you drew all of this lol Nice photos btw!
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RealityGlitch Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
The information made it that much more intresting, who would have guessed?
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Katterson Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
I could tell this was Boston, great pictures!!! :)
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bliljerk101 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013
It looks like a dirty version of Odaiba, Tokyo.
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fox-orian Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
This is the area I was walking around in Boston: goo.gl/maps/aXfJU

Compared to Odaiba, hahah ehhh not totally. This is an old Boston industrial park. It may look dirty, but really it's just not very new. The are is surprisingly clean, except for one or two old abandoned military warhouses (see the last two photos of this collection.)

I'd kill for a chance to walk around there someday, though! The streetview around Odaiba looks amazing.
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bliljerk101 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013
I see, I see. :) I took this picture at (i think) the Aomi station around the Odaiba area several months ago: [link] - For some reason, your pictures reminded me of this a lot. I highly recommend going to Tokyo if you get the chance ^^ Maybe I will go to Boston one day. I am actually from Pittsburgh, so it's not all that far from home.
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Miingno Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Really amazing photos. Love the straight lines and vivid colors! Thanks for posting :D
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ObligatoryOnsen Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Some truly great photos. Saved for future reference.
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LightningCatH Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Student General Artist
Almost like a scene captured on a movie XDDDD
Gorgeous pictures!
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LisaGorska Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013
thank you.
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CWingSyun Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013
Awesome! Some of the shots really look like paintings :D
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Bedajh20 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Student General Artist
You take really nice photos, they help me a lot with learning perspective and practicing scenery
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pica-ae Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
As I scrolled down I thought to myself: "There are so many hints that this is Ireland, it must be Boston." ;) Nice shots, I like the colors and how clear it looks :)
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