Based on a visit to South Wheeling, West Virginia in 2021, fine art photographer Keith Dotson offers a set of black and white photographs of the abandoned and historic architecture he found there. Dotson pairs the photographs with an extensively researched history of the city and many of the old buildings he shot in Wheeling.
Fine art photographer Keith Dotson tells the story of an old country store found along a backroad in the East Tennessee mountains
The derelict abandoned Texas Longhorn Motel has been put behind a chain-link fence and demolition has begun. Watch my video visit to the motel made earlier in 2022.
I view the photography of abandoned buildings as a form of architectural preservation -- a memory of at-risk locations that are endangered from the threat of progress, being condemned, or collapse. Here's one that I missed.
Join fine art photographer Keith Dotson on location at an abandoned cotton mill in the mountains of North Carolina
History of the Stubenrauch Grocery Located at 3521 Jacob Street in Wheeling, West Virginia
Thank you to Illinois radio station 100.9 The Eagle for featuring my YouTube video about the old Shawneetown Bank. I had a lot of fun visiting the oldest bank building in the state of Illinois and researching its history.
Walk into the woods with photographer Keith Dotson as he searches for the lost town of Jefferson, Tennessee, which was once presumed to be under the waters of a lake.
Join fine art photographer Keith Dotson on an exploration of the ghost town at Union Level, Virginia (with Video)
In this week's featured photo, we look at two views of the same poignant old house, now abandoned