The 70th Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz Concentration Camp reminded me of my own visit there in June 2012 and the of many photographs I had taken there.
The Infamous Iconic Rail Gateway at Auschwitz Birkenau
It is a chilling experience, none more so than the visit to Auschwitz Birkenau, the second of the three camps. Most of the prison huts have gone leaving rows of skeletal like chimney breasts as a final reminder of where the huts were located.
A Forest of Chimneys
“WORK MAKES YOU FREE”
Why black and white? I was there in late Spring, with clear blue skies and hot sunshine, that some how felt inappropriate to the surroundings that had seen such evil.