I Took Pictures In a Graveyard

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    Mt. Olivet Cemetery

    In Nashville, there is an old cemetery called Mt. Olivet, and they have the most beautiful and breathtaking sculpted headstones I have ever seen in Tennesee. Some of the graves date way back to the 1700's, and most of them are very large and elaborate. There is one section of...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Dec 4, 2010

    I went to a cemetery near me

    and broke out my camera. What came out of that trip is the most beautiful photography I have ever captured. I go every weekend I have off now, just to see if I can top my last set of pictures. I also travel to other cemeteries to document what I find there. It's a very...
    FaithfulSigyn FaithfulSigyn
    31-35, F
    Jul 11, 2015

    Most Recently

    I went to visit my grandparents the day before my surgery. Just needed to chat, get out a few fears, etc. I took a couple of pebbles that were shining at me, figured they stood out for a reason. I also took the camera and took pictures of their headstones and my grandfathers Army...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2008

    It Was An Old Graveyard

     It probably can be dated back to at least the 1700's! Which is old to us in America lol But anyway my friend and i had just finished watching the first performance of our friend performing shakespeare. While we were waiting for the second show we went to this wonderful old...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2008

    St Augustine Florida

    My friends and I go there once a year for a "Girls Weekend" and the first time we went there we decided to go on one of those Ghost Tours.  Well they took us around and showed us all the haunted areas and a few were graveyards.  We got to take pictures. ...
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Jun 4, 2008

    My Aunt Actually Took The Pictures

    I have always maintained the graves of my ancestors.  I planted flowers, made the flower toppers for all the seasons.  I have always been comfortable in the cemetery.  When my Aunt decided it was time I had some pictures taken, we headed for the cemetery!  That is the...
    ItsWindy ItsWindy
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Nov 11, 2011
    projectingexperience projectingexperience
    31-35, F
    Jul 22, 2010
    projectingexperience projectingexperience
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jul 22, 2010

    My Friend's Memorial

    This isn't at a cemetery but rather where a good Friend of mine committed suicide. I went out one day to take pictures...      
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    Nov 1, 2008

    Grave Sitting

    For the entire time i lived in Lincoln NE me and my girlfriend go grave sitting sit on the grave of a friend of hers that died very young. We'd bring trinkets and pennies, leave ciggarettes, toys, pour shots on the ground tor him, food, toys anything little and unobtrusive and...
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2008

    Pictures of Graveyard

    oh yes for many many years when they are decorated withh the beautiful flowers of all kinds that is a beautiful tribute to our oved ones
    silvercoins4 silvercoins4
    70+, F
    Jun 4, 2008


    they were in black and white and snow was on the gorund.  My dog is in them....they turned out really nice
    thatweirdromanguy thatweirdromanguy
    46-50, M
    4 Responses May 2, 2008

    Just Orbs...

    I seem to attract the supernatural via whatever camera I use....  When visiting a graveyard for the first time I just got orbs.  I'm very curious to go to a very old graveyard with a couple of different cameras (and a couple of friends) and take some random pics to see...
    MyoblastNLace MyoblastNLace
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2008
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