THE GHOST TOWN OF KOLMANSKOP Photograph by Chris Gray In this fantastic shot by Chris Gray, we see insides of an abandoned house in Kolmanskop, Namibia overtaken by sand. Kolmanskop is a ghost town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia
‘ Spanish photographer Alvaro Sanchez-Montanes documents the abandoned ghost towns in Namibia that over time have been taken over by the Namib desert. With a post-apocalyptic feel, the desert appears to be swallowing the houses.
KOLMANSKOP Namibia Kolmanskop was once a thriving diamond mining town—home to the southern hemispheres first X-ray station and Africas first tram—but the dwindling diamond field was exhausted by the Now, sands of the Namib desert have overtaken the town
Ghost town engulfed by mounds of sand photographed by Romain Veillon