This industrial worker uses the remote to operate the shops overhead Kone Krane. Konecranes (In my opinion) seems to be the Industry Standard in overhead cranes as I see them most of the mines and industrial shops I photograph in.
High above the exploration drill a Mexican driller makes repair while he's harnessed in for safety.
Exploration Drilling in Chihuahua Mexico using Diamond Drill Bits
On a cliffside in Mexico, this Diamond Driller uses a custom made diamond drill bit drill through the Earths Core.
This Industrial Welder is putting the finishing touches on a repair job as the sun sets in the background. One of the heavy gauge teeth on this scoop was damaged while working in an open pit mine. A reinforced cap will quickly get this machine back on the job site. Comments are welcome on all Mining Industrial Photographer's Blog posts.
An industrial Sandblaster prepares to resurface this sheet of metal which is to be used in the companies product. "Sandblasting" is the operation of forcibly propelling a stream of fine sand against a surface under high pressure to smooth a rough surface, roughen a smooth surface, shape a surface, or remove surface contaminants. A pressurized fluid, typically air, or a centrifugal wheel is used to propel the sand.
See more Industry Leaders at Mine Expo International In Las Vegas
As I was on a recent aerial shoot around Sudbury we flew over the beginning of a slag pour.
To see more Mining Industrial Industry Leaders be sure to head to Las Vegas for the Mine Expo International
Here is another version of my "Crappy vs Snappy" scenarios where lighting, exposure and even post processing can make or break the photo and the impact you want your clients/readers/investors to see. If you are using your companies images for your marketing materials, magazine articles or your Corporate website make sure you acquire photographic images that have that "wow" factor to begin with. You don't want to look back after everything is promoted/printed and think, crap, should have went with snap.
This blog post was produced and approved by James Hodgins – Mining Industrial Photographer
This Industrial Welder is working on a custom peice that the company creates. This is just a small part that will be used to re-inforce the products overall strength.