Planning for a care institution exploration

Author sophos9 - Last updated: 21.08.2009

This weekend is going to be another great weekend, for this weekend will see a www.talkurbex.com mission take place! This time, its an even older mental asylum. It started off as a workhouse in the 1760′s, then converted into a mental institute…

Here are some of the research pictures:

The Sandringham Room

Sleeping Quarters

Sleeping Quarters

Aerial Shot of the Institute

Aerial Shot of the Institute

The Dining Room

The Dining Room

Ground Plan

Ground Plan

We are going in to shoot the entire place, which is very much intact and is very very derelict! This weekend is going to be good, will keep you posted – keep up to date with my updates on twitter

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7 comments

#1Frits VrielinkAugust 21, 2009, 10:23 pm

Sweet dude! Looking forward to this one!

#2derelicteAugust 22, 2009, 3:31 pm

Was here today – it’s very difficult to shoot in there! I’ll be interested to see your results tomorrow!

#3sophos9August 22, 2009, 5:12 pm

Frits, cheers dude! Will drop you an email at post time!

derelicte – cool mate, very dark I should imagine. Whats the state of the inside, looks very original and in good condition?

May have to get some strobe gear out :)

#4monkeysoxAugust 22, 2009, 6:25 pm

Go man, Go!! Good Luck!

#5derelicteAugust 22, 2009, 7:43 pm

Despite it’s remote location, kids have found it – it’s pretty mashed up inside. And very dark – don’t forget a torch, and watch out for holes on the upper floors..

#6sophos9August 22, 2009, 7:56 pm

Dude, that sux to hear that kids have trashed it – talkurbex crew are over there tomorrow, should be fun for kids as we are taking props for some special shooting ;)

All good for lighting, the LED Lenser P7 kicks out some awesome light :)

#7manof2worldsAugust 22, 2009, 9:20 pm

the place has atmopshere, but not much in the way of equipment that’s been left – a cool venue in the middle of nowhere.

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