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Waikumete Cemetery

People may not think of cemeteries as typically nice places to visit but there is a certain beauty and peacefulness about them that cannot be found anywhere else… 309 more words

New Zealand

Cross

Close-up of a cross in the churchyard at Tintagel. There were some lovely celtic crosses there and the carvings were superb. With the cliff top setting the carvings had been subjected to lots of weather and in my opinion were all the better for it.

365 Project

Transience of Flowers

As morbid and almost intruding as the below images are, I find them so beautiful.

Dutch photographer Danielle van Ark‘s Transience (2011) series, involved taking these stunning photos of stranger’s gravesides just days after burial. 12 more words

Graveyard Shift, Part 3

The final part of my Graveyard images. There are a lot of angels in this churchyard, and I really enjoy photographing them. They can be quite a challenge, as the larger ones are mostly high up, and so difficult to present. 91 more words

Black And White

A brother I never knew

Mom held her life close to herself, reluctant to drop pearls or bittersweet memories. My living brother and I knew all our lives he’d been a twin whose brother had died in infancy. 312 more words