northern utopia – pyramiden ghost town, svalbard

pyramiden is a russian coal mining town in svalbard. in 1998 the coal mine 

was closed and the town abandoned. more than 1000 people lived up there. 

the ghost town can only be reached by ship during summer time and 

by snow scooter in winter time. photographs taken in 2015.

available as limited fine art prints. © ralph dinkel