Sunday, August 23, 2009

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

DAM Cafe

The Holyoke Dam Cafe. A few photographs from our last visit.

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Copy Right: Jeffrey Byrnes

Saturday, August 15, 2009


My friend Peter from Rambling Van Dog has put up his images and video from last nights fire as well. We bumped into each other on Chestnut st. I knew it was only a matter of time before we ran into each other at the scene. Peter does a great job of reporting the news in Holyoke.

Chestnut St Fire August 15th 2009

Getting back into Holyoke very light after a photographic adventure, we caught the scent of a fire in the air. “Take a right onto Cabot” I said as we made our way down Dwight. 1.345 minutes later, we arrived on the scene of a freshly engulfed house/office building. We grabbed our cameras, other gear, (lenses and memory cards) and headed over to the scene. The images that follow will captivate you and engage you with the actions that took place during the course of a few hours of witnessing the building burn up.

Nothing was going to stop us from making these photographs. We found places other media/news networks were not located. Including climbing onto the roof top of a garage to obtain some of these photographs. We made photographs from this location, images that people other wise wouldnt see.

These photographs are un-edited and un-retouched. There are more to come. Copy Right Jeffrey Byrnes and

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