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Nice write-up at Fogonazos : " Kolmanskop is a ghost town in southern Namibia, a few kilometers inland from the port of Lüderitz.

Kolmanskop, southern Namibia, Africa

There is a slowly sinking city in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa, a ghost town called Kolmanskop. In the diamonds were discovered just sitting upon the sand, waiting to be found, so …

LUDERITZ, NAMIBIA  KOLMANSKOP GHOST TOWN  Luderitz was the other place (after Sossusvlei ) I wanted to see in Namibia

Kolmanskop Ghost Town

Discover Kolmanskop Ghost Town in Namibia: The remains of diamond fever taken over by the desert.

Sand-filled rooms | Photo by Ian Plant

"The Blue Room" - Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop is a ghost town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia, a few kilometres inland from the port town of Lüderitz. It was named after a transport driver named Johnny Coleman who, during a sand storm, abandoned his ox wagon on a small incline opposite the settlement. Once a small but very rich mining village, it is now a popular tourist destination run by the joint firm NamDeb.

Photograph Namibia - Kolmanskop doors by Fabrizio Fenoglio

This is the picture that started it all. While our southwestern US desert is very different, this picture inspired the idea of a girl living in an abandoned place, deep in the desert. It became the novel, Spark Rising.   Kolmanskop, a ghost town in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa.

Featured Place: Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop, a ghost town in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa. In the diamonds were discovered just sitting upon the sand, waiting to be found, so people from all over the world with diamond fever flocked there.

Kolmanskop- 'The Sands of Time': Incredible photos from an African Ghost Town

A beautiful collection of photos capturing a century-old abandoned town being swallowed by the sands in the African desert.

Romain Veillon : de l'urbex dans le désert

An abandoned town slowly being consumed by the Namib desert is shown in these photographs by Romain Veillon of buildings filled with sand dunes.

Kolmanskop, Namibia | Ghost Town | Abandoned Diamond Mining Town

Kolmanskop is a ghost town in the Namib Desert in southern Namibia abandoned around 55 years ago.

Kolmanskop Namibia África

Kolmanskop in Namibia Abandoned diamond mining town which is being taken over by the desert Photo by thoschi

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This one surprised me with the light on the sand.

Kolmanskop, Namibia:A former diamond mining town in the Namib Desert where geological forces have buried many houses in sand.

These places seriously look like portals to another world. For more mystery, darkness, and one very sinister portal, don& miss Season 2 of Witches of East End, Sundays at on Lifetime.

Using Complementary Colors in Photography | OPG

Learn expert tips for using complementary colors in your photography. Ian Plant shares some of the techniques he uses in this photography article.

les sables du temps_ghost town engulfed by mounds of sand by romain veillon, kolmanskop

The beautiful series "Les Sables du Temps" (The Sands of Time) by French photographer Romain Veillon, who explores the strange ghost town of Kolmanskop, lost in

Kolmanskop is in crumbling ruins, going from grandeur to ghost houses waiting to be buried by the Namib desert.

There is a slowly sinking city in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa, a ghost town called Kolmanskop. In the diamonds were discovered just sitting upon the sand, waiting to be found, so …

TimBo42: Ein Bild aus Kolmanskop (Kolmannskuppe), einer aufgegebenen Siedlung in Namibia, dem ehemaligen Deutsch-Südwestafrika

TimBo42: Ein Bild aus Kolmanskop (Kolmannskuppe), einer aufgegebenen Siedlung in Namibia, dem ehemaligen Deutsch-Südwestafrika

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