This past summer I had the privelidge to photograph PTE. Jarred Braybrook a 5th Generation Lineman now with Hydro One. Jarred is moving up the ranks quickly with Hydro One and I was commissioned to photograph him for a story that HO is publishing in their inhouse magazine which I will post later this month so stay tuned.
Can you guess what this is? When it's stripped down to nothing but the frame it doesn't look like much, but this heavy machine is one of the backbones in the mining industry.
This is an ongoing project to catpure the different steps in their refurbishing division where I come back every week to photograph the different stages. If your company has a similar project or service that requires regular photography then you might be interested in one of my short term contracts.
The site watering truck is something that is present on all mine sites during the hot and dry summer months. Keeping the roadways wet cuts down on the amount of dust that becomes airborn as other vehicles use the roadways.
Sometimes just walking around a scene and trying to add layers within the image can create an interesting composition. I managed to use nothing but ambient light for this image but I had position myself in a spot where the industrial machinery would stand out from the rockface.
Check me out at Mine Expo 2013 in Timmins or better yet, acquire my services for your booth's photography.
Here is a closeup of head assembly used by Exploration Diamond Drillers. The head assembly connects to the inner tube assembly making it easier for retrieval.
Time of day doesn't matter when you are inside the core shack. Diamond drillers work day and night to get those core samples into the corebox and ready for inspection.
Check out more of our Diamond Drilling images at the 2013 Mine expo in Timmins.
An exploration driller uses a Digital RPM Meter to make sure there is no variance in the drills rods RPM.
Checking over the core samples inside the core shack is a routine but highly important job for the diamond drilling company.
Every part of this mine truck will be repaired to prestine condition. This Atlas Copco Industrial worker is starting to remove the tire to be refurbished.
This Atlas Copco Mine Truck was sitting in the shop parking lot waiting to be delivered to it's mine destination.