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Photographer Captures The Haunting Beauty Of Abandoned Hotels

The images were taken over six years.

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"All three are represented in these buildings – some I just stumbled across but most were places I was either made aware of through friends and business contacts or hunted down information on prior to visiting."

He added: "I photograph any sort of site I can manage access to, and I would love to spend more time with abandoned hotels and resorts because there are still so many out there."

Richard James is acting head of news for BuzzFeed Australia and is based in Sydney.

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