High Dynamic Range Video Turorial – Dan Marbaix

Tutorial by Dan Marbaix Odins raven photography urbex hdr tutorial for HDRone magazine from Odins Raven on Vimeo. This Image was taken in West Park Hospital (or Asylum), which was a large abandoned psychiatric hospital near Epsom in Surrey. Now nearly all converted into apartments and houses the location was hugely popular with...

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The Road to Buffalo

Oct 14, 12 The Road to Buffalo

Posted by in The Great US Urbex Adventure

So after Pittsburgh it was onto Buffalo to meet Dan from Buffalo and Jay and Alex from Canada. It’s a long drive so along the way we checked out some abandoned hotels to break up the journey. Having spent too long nosing round the large complex of rooms we now have some time to make up to get to Buffalo before sunset. ¬†Thanks...

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The Two Dans – Exploring Pittsburgh

Sep 28, 12 The Two Dans – Exploring Pittsburgh

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The next city on our whistle-stop tour was Pittsburgh. The city famous for its dying steel industry and having a million and one bridges. Our host for the day was the exuberant and entertaining Jeremy. After cruising over many of Pitts’ bridges, we slowly made our way out to Ohio to visit a half demoed asylum and Steubenville...

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The Two Dans – Exploring in Philadelphia

Sep 19, 12 The Two Dans – Exploring in Philadelphia

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First city on the USA trip is Philadelphia the home of Rocky Balboa and cheese steaks. It turned out to be a bit of a culture shock. Unlike Europe, the abandonments we were to visit were in the heart of the city rather than the more rural areas we were used to. On top of that trespassing is a criminal offence in the USA, so we were...

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An Introduction to Urbex – Dan Marbaix

Aug 11, 12 An Introduction to Urbex – Dan Marbaix

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Seeing as jimmy has been kind enough to ask me to be a regular contributor to this fine online publication, I shall start by introducing myself. My name is Dan and I’m a 32 year old photographer from London. I take mainly travel and urban exploration photos. I started to take photography seriously when I was travelling a lot...

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