I spotted this Hidden Worlds competition from the website Photocrowd, where those entering were asked to “look at architecture from a different perspective and reveal places where we can escape or let our imagination run free”. Such a creative prompting received all manners of interpretation. Below are my favourite eight. Do you have a favourite? What theme do you think would make a great idea for a photographic competition?
This extraordinary shot by Kyle Damon Parr shows the creative possibilities of light and shadow in a forgotten tunnel.
During an eight-day caving expedition, Pal Szilagyi Palko took this superbly framed and contrasting image.
This seeming photo within a photo of a photo of a photo Ansazi pubelo in Mesa Verdi was shot by Pavel Pesek.
Erika Eros saw the artistic and futuristic imagery within a Romanian salt mine.
PhotoByjewell sneaked into a factory in Atlanta that once used to serve the community with food and water. She was rewarded with a photograph that is a wonderful mix of dark and light and nature and nature and faded industry.
This setting may appear out of a Goonies adventure, but it was in fact shot by Ville Bogdanoff in a dead Sequoia tree in Yosemite National Park.
Owzat? Matthew Dartford shows us what remains of Guist Cricket Pavilion in this beautiful tribute to the past.
Has a closed underground station ever looked more striking? Susan took this shot at the out of use Aldwych tube station in London.