Most of the photos in this page are not mine. They are photos that I liked or I found interesting. I don't have any right on these photos, I haven't asked for that neither.. They are simply pages of a newspaper, magazine or book and I kept them in an album. Many thanks to various medias and agencies -in particular TIME, FT, AP, AFP, Reuters, GETTY Images, to individual photographers, museums, journals - in particular NYT and Kathimerini, web magazines and websites - in particular LensCulture, and many others.
June 19, 2017 - Sand fills an abandoned house in Kolmanskop, Namibia, on July 23, 2013. Kolmanskop was a diamond mining town south of Namibia, built in 1908 and deserted in 1956. Since then, the desert has slowly reclaimed its territory, with sand invading the buildings where 350 German colonists and more than 800 local workers lived during its heyday of the 1920s.
June 18, 2017 - Birds fly around and inside one of the two 500-foot cooling towers at the Bellefonte Nuclear Plant, in Hollywood, Alabama, on September 7, 2016. After spending more than 40 years and $5 billion on an unfinished nuclear power plant in northeastern Alabama, the nation's largest federal utility was preparing to sell the property at a fraction of its cost.