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The Beauty Of The Forgotten: 20 Images of Abandoned Buildings

By EyeEm Team - 2 min read

Check out the highlights from our recent mission with The Huffington Post

It’s nearly Halloween, so what better time to share the highlights from our recent mission with The Huffington Post, Abandoned Buildings. We challenged you to capture the mystery of these derelict and creepy locations, and wow, what incredible results! We were really impressed at the quality of these images – whilst an abandoned building is not going to win a beauty contest, you did an amazing job of capturing their mystery and intrigue.

Huge congratulations to everyone who took part. A selection of photos will appear in the Moving Image series on The Huffington Post, as well as in Huffington, the iPad Magazine. In the meantime, enjoy our selection of highlights!

Graffiti in abandoned house

By King_Fisher


By superchinois801

Scarry Mystic

By Armin

By Vivian Brockman

By Aaron

Woman seen below through round manhole in concrete slab

By Peter Janelle


By Conan Kay©2014

Exterior of damaged building

By alef79

Perfect day

By Silvia

Cats resting besides bowl against abandoned building

By Leandro


By Sebastian Montrai

Close-up of brick wall with window

By Marko Mikulic

Exterior of building with mural

By Valerio Gualandi

Abandoned television set in house

By Jan Nen


By jmos


By Quinn Alexandrina


By marta

Close-up of old light bulb in abandoned house

By Ivette Spradlin


By Lens GR ©

Interior of old building

By James Cacheux

Feeling inspired? Why not check out the other missions we have running in the app? If you’ve any other feedback, feel free to connect with us via Facebook or Twitter – we always love to hear from you!

Header Image by @martaestaarta