This footage, shot with a Nikon D90 and Canon 5D, was taken at the oldest motor factory in the world. Founded in 1864, it saw the likes of Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach walk its halls.
For the past few years, photographer Troy Paiva has shot the Pearsonville junkyard in the Mojave Desert at night, using long exposures, flashlights and colored spotlights to "reanimate" piles of old American iron.
We love junkyard photographs, and Troy Paiva, proprietor of the Lost America site, has shot some amazing ones at the now-defunct Pearsonville Junkyard in the Mojave Desert. There's no Photoshop trickery here, just long nighttime exposures and colored lighting. Make the jump to check out the whole gallery, at which…