ireland`s abandoned ruins

A collection of hauntingly atmospheric infrared photographs which focuses on timeworn subjects that were once vibrant but are now in the process of being lost to the ages and reclaimed by nature.

Moyne Castle

Killaspugbrone Tombstone

Heavens Gates

Lisheen House


Shrule Castle – front view

Abandoned Cottage Lennane

Annaghkeen Castle

Ardfry House


Ballinduff Castle

Binas Cottage Leenane

Carraigin Graveyard

Carraigin Tombstones


Carrigaphooca Castle

Church of Ireland Ruin

Clogharevaun Castle

Collooney Corn Mills


Connemara Bridge

Dunmoran Cottage

Easkey House

Erris Church


Gate Lodge at Leap Castle

Hazelwood House

Kill Abbey 1

Kill Abbey 2


Kill Abbey 3

Knocknarea from Carrowmore

Leap Castle

Lomanagh Hen House


Lone Tree Kilmaine

Maamtrasna Cottage

MacPhillbins Castle

Manor at Annaghkeen Castle


Masters House, Castletown

Menlo Castle

Renville House

Renville Park


Ross Errilly Friary

Shrule Castle – rear view

Shrule Ringfort

The Bloody Chapel at Leap Castle


The Pilot House

View of Moyne Castle

Ancient Gatekeeper

Ballycurrin Lighthouse


Cloughanover Castle

Crookstown Gate Lodge

Guinness Tower at Cong Woods

Knockma Tree


Monks Fishing House at Cong

Ross Castle

Thornhill Church

View from Lisheen House

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