Chris Thompson, modern day explorer

Based in Pittsburgh, PA, I specialize in photographing hard to reach geography and abandoned structures.

My Specialties


Places people have walked away from...


Places where people aren't...


Places where people don't go...

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Recent Posts

School’s Out

May 12, 2017 / Adventures
School’s Out

Pennsylvania has officially become the eleventh US state that I have lived in. We relocated here in February 2017. I’m only now beginning to be…

Pippin Place

January 30, 2017 / Adventures
Pippin Place

Rolla, Missouri has been my home on four different occasions, but my time here is coming to a close once again. ¬†Katie, my wife, relocated…

Lonely Camp

January 1, 2017 / AdventuresFeatured
Lonely Camp

I’m particularly proud of having found this location. A redditor by the name of durnse posted some photos three years ago of this location. ¬†Although…


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