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Hospital 03, June 2011

Posted on Jun 21, 2011 in Urban Exploration | 3 comments

The day began with a three-hour drive to (name of state redacted), breaking our fast with sausage-and-egg-biscuits as the sun was rising.

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Hospital 01, November 2009

Posted on Jun 21, 2011 in Urban Exploration | 0 comments

This was my first UE experience, and a fantastically photogenic location. Sadly, I was a bit over-excited and neglected to verify the settings on my camera, which is why the photos are so small.

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Paper Mills 01, May 2011

Posted on Jun 8, 2011 in Urban Exploration | 10 comments

After making contact with a local group of explorers, I was treated to an afternoon in the abandoned paper mills.

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2010: MLT 25-Year Reunion

Posted on Dec 23, 2010 in MLT | 1 comment

Bonus points if you can name the song at the beginning.

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“Paper City” Trailer

Posted on Nov 29, 2010 in Jason's Films | 16 comments

“We need you to write, film, and edit a trailer for your (non-existent) debut film. You have one month. GO!”

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Hospital 02, May 2010

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Urban Exploration | 4 comments

Up at dawn with my UE mentors, drove several hours, parked, hiked through field and swamp and bitterly regretted wearing shorts, fended off an attack by an angry snake (not pictured, but yes, that really happened), and crept past the security van into this (mostly) abandoned hospital.

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1994: APE Picnic

Posted on May 21, 2010 in MLT | 0 comments

Western Family pickles and a Horrifying Nipple Injury. ‘Nuff said.

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2005: MLT 20-Year Reunion

Posted on May 21, 2010 in MLT | 0 comments

Mike Leary, Mike Pizzuto, Cary Stuart, and I put this together for the MLT 20-Year Reunion in 2005.

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SXSW, March 2010

Posted on Mar 29, 2010 in Travel | 1 comment

SXSW is a sprawling annual film/tech/music conference-cum-festival in Austin, Texas.

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1995: MLT 10-Year Reunion

Posted on Feb 16, 2010 in MLT | 7 comments

Jeff and I shot this on the occasion of the Mountlake Terrace Senior High 10-Year Reunion.

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