Abandoned: Hauntingly Beautiful Deserted Theme Parks by Seph Lawless

By Seph Lawless

Huffington Post referred to as him “a grasp of the abandoned”—and for stable cause. The “artivist” identified purely as Seph Lawless has spent the final ten years photo-documenting the the USA that used to be left at the back of within the throes of monetary instability and total decline—decrepit buying department stores, homes, factories, even leisure parks.

Through greater than 200 stunning and elegiac pictures, Abandoned information Lawless’s trip into what was the very center of yank leisure: the enjoyment park. Lawless visits abandoned parks around the kingdom, taking pictures in stark element their dilapidated kingdom, ordinary overgrowth, and noticeable duality of unhappy and playful symbolism. formerly self-published as Bizarro, this up to date variation of Lawless’s photographic tribute to decaying American entertainment parks comprises new content material and a brand new foreword.

For the 1st time, the famed photojournalist Seph Lawless makes his relocating paintings to be had in a beautiful alternate edition.

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