The Church of Bones

Black And White Photography, Photography

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Canon 80D, 18-55mm lens
f4.5; ISO 3200; 1/160sec

The Sedlec Ossuary (or ‘Church of Bones’) is a spectacular work of art located in Kutna Hora, in the Czech Republic. ¬†The inside of the church is dramatically adorned by the bones of more than 40,000 human skeletons, which have been arranged in various structures. ¬†Above is the church’s coat of arms, which was originally the crest of the Schwarzenberg family.