• Nature Reclaims Abandoned Castles, Theaters, and Monasteries in Photographs by Jonk

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    All images © Jonk , shared with permission
    Inspired by a wildlife documentary he saw as a child, Paris-based photographer Jonk travels the world in search of man-made structures that have been abandoned and reclaimed by nature. A jungle fills a dilapidated theater in Cuba, roots snake through a mansion in Taiwan, and a wild garden sprouts in a former greenhouse in Belgium. A reflection of his ecological consciousness, Jonk's photography shows that in the power struggle between man and nature, nature always wins.
    Throughout his career, the photographer has visited more than 1,000 abandoned...
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