New Photo Set: Balls & Boxes

On a chilly Saturday morning in December, it was still dark, David and I jumped into a bus to shoot some rare sights at the dockyards in my hometown, Basel, in Switzerland. Uneasy in its sodium nakedness, the container crane and his minions greeted us like bugs on a table cloth.

A Blindness Against the Sky

Underneath the hangar roofs, among nooks and crannies, a labyrinth of train tracks spread thinly, guiding yet confusing, watched over by knowing symbols.

Doorman 7

Slowly, daylight creeped in, and revealed a myriad of structures, some curious, some threatening, all of them alien.

Alex's Night Out

In the gorges of containers we walked, multicolored steel valleys full of cargo. The crane moaned and hissed as we passed it by.


And on the horizon, the wilderness of industry, the drums and spheres of containment, steam against the sky.

Industrial Mother

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Platformer263235[8]BER 4310Crazy 8Milk and CookiesAll That Bile
Hooks and LoopsOligarchyCassandra, DesperateLayer CakeCargo RunAll Along the Waterfront

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  1. Rujunko

    Your work is very nice.

    • Timm

      Thank you!

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