Vale, Melbourne Convention Centre

News today that the Melbourne Convention Centre (now known as the ‘former’ Melbourne Convention Centre) located on the corner of Flinders and Spencer Street is to be demolished. (Obituary, The Age)

Most wont shed a tear, but Melbourne’s photographic community may feel a little sad to see the rather unusual building go.

Here are just some of the images I’ve captured there over the years.

Solar 2013
Holga 120N, Konica Minolta Centuria 100

urban chasm
Canon EOS 30D

convene concreted marcus : shoot a miner 2010
Lomo LC-A, Fuji Neopan SS 100 | (right) Marcus, Canonet QL19GIII Fuji 160C

DSCF1090-1Fuji X100

Mamiya C330, Ilford FP4+

south of sydney opera house malconcrete
Canon EOS 30D

For those who require grief counselling, a commemorative flickr group has been established.

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