|ABOUT SETH THOMAS
met Seth Thomas (aka "dev" or "devnull") a couple of years ago through
some exploration forums. We shared the same ideals, interests and lived in the midwest.
Seth introduced me to the industrial
and mostly abandoned city of Gary, Indiana. When I drove down to Gary
to check it out, Seth showed me around the city and welcomed me to
come back whenever I was heading that way. Aside from being a
dedicated explorer, he was an amazing photographer.
speak for themselves.
Over time, Seth became one of my closest friends. We spoke on a daily
basis even though we probably should have been working. He had a new job
in Chicago, was looking to buy a new car and finish up his degree in
On Saturday, September 23rd, and one day shy of his 24th birthday,
Seth passed away in an accident doing what he loved to do -
taking photos. Seth was an extraordinary and brilliant friend whose
life was taken too soon.