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Abandoned Church

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 7 December 2015 in Architecture.

Built in 1881. Near Buckeystown, MD.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

It sure does look to be in a sorry state . . although the Cross is still determined !

7 Dec 2015 5:56am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Dommage, il reste de belles couleurs.
Belle image. )

7 Dec 2015 7:05am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

La croix a été plus épargnée

7 Dec 2015 7:42am

jean pierre a from France

beau rendu des textures! amitiés

7 Dec 2015 8:13am

Marcel Peltier from Wallonie picarde, Belgium

reste une croix...

7 Dec 2015 8:26am

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Nice work !! hdr ,I love this old side and Relief

7 Dec 2015 9:03am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Great textures and composition.

7 Dec 2015 10:20am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle photo j'aime beaucoup!

7 Dec 2015 10:41am

mseguid from Es Castell-Menorca-I Balears, Spain

So beautiful. I like it

7 Dec 2015 11:03am

Devi from Chennai, India

Looks very dilapidated and beautiful !!!
So long as God is not abandoned, it is fine !!!!

7 Dec 2015 11:47am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Love the flaky paint, the boards all askew, but the cross is seemingly unscathed by time and weather.

7 Dec 2015 11:57am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Beautifully distressed

7 Dec 2015 12:11pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle porte rouge et ce vieux bois superbe compo

7 Dec 2015 2:58pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

good shot

7 Dec 2015 3:56pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine picture of these decaying doors wirth the broken paint. A superior shot for its detail and color.

7 Dec 2015 4:36pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Wow !! Excellent image.
An interesting place. Calls out to go.

7 Dec 2015 5:23pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me - I love the gritty treatment. The color and texture are superb.

7 Dec 2015 6:52pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

I am full of admiration of this old church and the beautiful photos you 've taken, elaine! :-))

7 Dec 2015 8:21pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Oh, the stories this door could tell, and the lives who passed through it!

8 Dec 2015 12:30am

ceteceva from Angers, France

Une église en bois, chaleureuse mais abandonnée...

8 Dec 2015 9:06am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Gorgeous weathered colors and textures.

8 Dec 2015 10:31am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh excellente cette croix et cette porte rouge

8 Dec 2015 2:36pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful frame, colors & lights!
Lovely textures!

8 Dec 2015 4:44pm