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As Halloween approaches, I'd like to see your creepiest shots. Please, NO cute photos of your kids in costume. The goal is to send shivers down the viewers spine!
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Friday, 22nd October, 2010 (GMT)
Friday, 29th October, 2010 – Thursday, 4th November, 2010 (GMT)
Friday, 5th November, 2010 – Thursday, 11th November, 2010 (GMT)
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This is a wall inside the Capela dos Ossos (“Chapel of Bones”) next the Igreja Real de São Francisco in Evora, Portugal. You are admonished at the entrance with the following inscription: “Nós ossos que aqui estamos pelos vossos esperamos” or “We bones that are here . . . await yours.” Indeed, the Chapel was built in the 17th century from the remains of 5,000 monks – apparently to communicate the transitory nature of life. I’d say it does that pretty well, but it is also quite creepy.
|Submitted:||Saturday, 30th October, 2010 19:10 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Tuesday, 20th May, 2008|
|Focal length:||7.5 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/8 sec|
|Notes:||Jpeg straight out of the camera, except it has been cropped and resized.|
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