Honorable Mention / 2021 / Architecture / Buildings

The last confession

  • Photographer
    Anthony Sala (le_decay)

«The last confession» is a series of photos on the places of worship of France and Italy left abandoned. Buildings with impressive architectures often present for decades and decades, reign on our earth. The interior remains a real architectural spectacle filled with details, paintings and especially emotion frozen in time. For some places, the time has come for nature to take over these rights, creating vegetation soil, cracks and mould all over the buildings. This is the tragic end of these places, once a gathering place, which no longer attracts anyone … the last confession has indeed happe

Anthony Sala, explorer for more than four years. He frequently travels to France and Italy in search of forgotten heritage. Its objective is to propose to the general public photographs of a heritage abandoned by Man where nature gradually takes back these rights.

Awards APA Annual Photography Awards – 2nd place winner, Architecture (2021)