Detroit explored

Packard Plant Photo Department

Packard Automotive Co. Photo Department While researching other Detroit building history we came across an interesting discovery. The Packard Automobile Co. had a Photo Department. It always makes you wonder what each room in that 3.5 million sq ft  factory was used for. Detroit native Herman Krieger spent the earlier part of his life as…

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MCPW and Mail On Sunday

Last summer, in anticipation of Virgin Atlantic starting daily direct flights from Heathrow Airport to Detroit Metro, journalist Steve Turner paid a visit to Detroit to see what all the fuss was about.  He booked a tour with MCPW and his article in the Daily Mail on Sunday travel section was published last Sunday. Maple…

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Local Detroit filming

  Last spring, MCPW was contacted to assist with a location scout for a local indie filmmaker. As it turns out, one of our tour goers, Lisa Connors, had been on one of our tours to an abandoned hospital and was inspired to write a short screenplay. Director Victor Pytko contacted MCPW for location assistance,…

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Detroit Renaissance

Detroit Renaissance

A documentary about the rebirth of Detroit from the French TV show “50’ Inside”.
Motor City Photography Workshops tours the crew around Detroit in the opening.
-With Julie and Cedric (50′ Inside crew)

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Lots of great things are happening and much more coming!
Enjoy the video it’s pretty awesome

 

 

What’s left

A look back

Looking back With the end of 2015 approaching we wanted to take a look back at all the fantastic places and things we’ve been able to see. Buildings have come, gone, and some have risen from the ruins to be part of the New Detroit. We would like to thank all the people we’ve experienced…

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