Archive for the ‘Ruins’ Category

Salvation Mountain

Posted by Nicole on September 21, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

“Good gets better. Love gets bigger. Keep it simple, love everyone.” – Leonard Knight. September 2011 Salvation Mountain is a colorful art installation covering much of a small hill north of Calipatria, California, near Slab City and just several miles from the Salton Sea. It is made from adobe, straw, and thousands of gallons of […]

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Slab City

Posted by Nicole on September 5, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

Slab City has been created by a small but committed community of squatters in the Colorado Desert of South Eastern California, USA. Taking its name from the concrete slabs that remain from an abandoned World War II base, it is a tragic yet romantic landscape that commands its residents to possess the same balance of […]

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Mike and Nicole: Detroit

Posted by Nicole on May 3, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Weddings | No Comments

Photographing this wedding meant a lot to me. It’s not very often that I visit home and it’s not often to be able to witness and be a part of something so beautiful. Everything about it was perfect. Call me a sap, but moments like these remind what’s really important in life. A little touch […]

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Traverse City State Hospital

Posted by Nicole on July 25, 2009 in Ruins | No Comments

Reposting this because Detroit Ruins went down with my old server. These were from my visit in late 2006, one of my favorite places ever.

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