Abandoned Buildings

Past Meets Present in Gorgeous Ghostly Photos of Abandoned Buildings

Mar Hernández’s photographs question what it means to be abandoned<p>Onto empty photographs of abandoned places, artist Mar Hernández draws objects, simple markers of human life. A clock, a bathtub, a piano—the ghostly, half-transparent objects suggest the presence of people by emphasizing their …

I Bring New Life To Abandoned Buildings

Though seemingly lifeless, dull and drab, abandoned buildings are jam-packed with the embers of many colorful stories. All the various lives lived …

Photography

The Struggle of Taking Photos As A Travel Blogger

As travel bloggers, taking pictures of the places we go to and the sights that we see is an essential part of what we do. After all, it is with our …

Photography

Boots, shoes and more for men, women and kids

1. Venice Beach Boardwalk:<p>Yes, there is the tourist factor here. But for anyone creatively inclined, the boardwalk is a treasure trove of inspiration …

Wildflowers

Asylum squatters and the abandoned buildings of Amsterdam

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Wild Horses

Street Artist Turns Abandoned Building Into A Giant Skull

Abandoned buildings are the rotting corpses of the concrete jungle- they're left to rot and picked clean until just a skeleton remains, and only the …

Street Art

Eerie look inside derelict theme park that was once one of UK's top tourist attractions

It was once one of the north's leading tourist attractions, but now lies derelict and abandoned.<p>These eerie pictures and footage show the once …

Amusement Parks

Interesting Photo of the Day: Abandoned House 25 Second Exposure

Believe it or not, this image is not a still snagged from the set of a horror movie:<p>“Old farmhouse with aurora and stars” by Oklawolf (Via Reddit. …

Photos of the Day

The Cowpocalypse: The Story of How the Cows Took over and Humans Lost the War

Have you ever felt fear? We are the last pocket of human on earth, and we feel it everyday.<br>It is the year 2040 and the cows have taken over the …

Cows

Illustrated Typographic Floor Mosaics Document Designer’s Journey Around the World

Like many modern-day designers, New York-based creative Nick Misani is skilled in the art of typography. Unlike most of his contemporaries, however, Misani combines his text-related talents with photography to create realistic digital art. Misani beautifully presents this unique approach to graphic …

Graphic Design

Beijing show highlights 3 artists

Soka Art Beijing's newly opened exhibition, Three Artists, shows the works of Zhang Yingnan, Mitsuhiro Ikeda and Wan Ting Yu, three artists who are …

Beijing

16 abandoned buildings that would make mind-blowing clubs

Imagine

Electronic Music

RotterZwam: Abandoned Water Park Turned Indoor Mushroom Farm

Bags of old coffee grounds hang in the dank dressing rooms of an abandoned Rotterdam water park, growing oyster mushrooms. Two men turned the former …

Farming

24 spooky shots from one awesome Instagram account

I found an Instagram account that's totally dedicated to collecting photos of creepy abandoned places. What's not to like?<p>Instagram is great for getting a peek at what's going on in the lives of your friends and family, but it's also full of some fantastic photography. If you don't know where to …

Photography

Eliza Malkhasyan Photography

Through the lens of Eliza Malkhasyan.<p>Eliza Malkhasyan is an Armenian photographer and graphic designer who works for agency Backbone Branding. Her …

Photography

Kristen Radtke's Graphic Memoir Is a Love Letter to Abandoned Places

A story told with maps, photographs, medical charts, newspaper clippings, and a Sharpie.<p>Writer and illustrator Kristen Radtke has an insatiable attraction to abandoned places. She's wandered the hollowed-out cities of America's Rust Belt, roamed a lava-buried Icelandic village, visited vacated …

Books

Photographer documents abandoned places in Fukushima in this devastating photo series

The very thought of Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster can bring tears to your eyes. It’s been more than six years since this event, and consequences …

Photography

Eerie Abandoned Places In Germany: Explore At Your Own Risk

From abandoned hospitals to deserted amusement parks and Olympic villages, we've rounded up the best eerie sites in Germany worth exploring.

Travel

MAPPED: The eight creepiest places on earth you really shouldn’t visit

Indulge your curiosity with a virtual tour of the eerie and the abandoned<p>For some, fear strikes at something as simple as a strange noise in the …

Travel

Photographer captures the beauty of Europe's abandoned buildings

<b>(CNN) —</b> Gina Soden has spent the last six years seeking out Europe's grand and abandoned buildings, from hospital asylums and palaces to boarded up schools and disused power stations.<p>"I like the fact they're hidden spaces that not many people know about," says the London-based photographer.<p>"For me, …

Photography

Exploring the Thumb - Abandoned Places

Abandoned places are truly interesting. I love the way that nature always wins the fight against man-made things. This trip, we traveled to the …

Ghost Towns

Haunting Photos Show an Abandoned Tokyo Love Motel’s Decay

It’s human to be haunted by the ghosts of lovers past. But there’s one love hotel in Japan that some locals believe may actually be haunted.<p>When it …

Japan

Images of the abandoned Japanese lovers hotel where rooms were rented by the hour

<b>This stunning set of photographs offer a peek inside an abandoned hotel used as an escape for extramarital affairs.</b><p>The empty Fuurin Motel, in Tokyo, …

Hotels

Amazon Calm: Rio’s Deteriorating Olympic Games Venues

Barely completed in time, venues at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil are going south in a big way now that the athletes have …

Olympics

5 Things You Need to Stop Posting on Instagram

Instagram has its fair share of fads. Among casual social users, there are memes galore, pet pics out the wazoo, and food porn shots aplenty — and we …

Shopping

Gary will let people explore abandoned buildings in push to preserve architecture

Gary is working to preserve historic architecture downtown like the City Methodist Church, Union Station and the Heat, Light and Water Building.<p>The …

MSD to help demolish vacant buildings

The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District could spend up to $13.5 million demolishing abandoned buildings in the city. MSD’s board approved an …

St. Louis

Last Dance: A Dozen Hustled & Bustled Abandoned Discos

[ By Steve in Abandoned Places & Architecture. ]Disco ducks and dancing queens can no longer shake their booties since these dozen decrepit abandoned …

Urbanism

The 5 Rules You Need to Know Before Urbexing

By College Tourist - Author Veronica White of University of East Anglia.<p>Some people call it Urban Exploration, we call it Urbex. The police may say we're trespassing, you may say we're just plain out of our minds, but we like to say we're artists and explorers, photographing and documenting the …

Urban Exploration