>> Wednesday, September 29, 2010
This is a continuation of my Adirondack Industrial photos. While looking for some waterfalls (which we never did find, come to think of it), we turned down a side road and ran into this enormous pipeline. D thought it was transporting water from a reservoir for power generation, and although he told me the reservoir, I can't remember the name. I just thought it was incredibly cool... and incredibly enormous. Here are my favorite shots of it.
First, for scale, here's a picture my husband took of me on top of it. I'm relatively certain I shouldn't have been up there, but it was all for the sake of art... When on top of it like that, I could feel the vibrations of the water rushing through the line.
Here it is, stretching into the trees. It reminds me of a giant blue caterpillar: