Tandem by Richard Pitman

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Pripyat’s amusement park never officially opened. It’s now the most highly radioactive place in the city.


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“A photograph is always invisible; it is not it that we see.” Roland Barthes.

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  • ozzzywoman
    ozzzywomanabout 2 years ago

    And yet stuff grows there. This is a fascinating series, keep them coming! Do you glow in the dark now?

  • A little around the edges. ;)

    – Richard Pitman

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenabout 2 years ago

    I am still stunned by all that waste! Wonderful image doco of this place Richard

  • TheaShutterbug
    TheaShutterbugabout 2 years ago

    Eerily lovely

  • rumimume
    rumimumeabout 2 years ago

    Great Shot.

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