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Some of the earliest posts I did for CVLT Nation were my Creepiest Photo Albums, and they have been some of the most popular posts we’ve ever published. I spend a lot of time scouring the internet for weird and creepy images, especially vintage ones, and one of the best sources for them is the Thanatos Archive. Specializing in Post-Mortem and Mourning Photography, the Thanatos Archive is a treasure-trove of strange and haunting photography from the early years of the art. If you enjoy post-mortem photography in particular, they’ve also published a beautiful hardcover book, Beyond the Veil, that you can buy here. I highly recommend you follow their instagram account @thanatos.archive for a daily dose of weird. Here are some of my recent favorites from their feed…
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Meghan MacRae grew up in Vancouver, Canada, but spent many years living in the remote woods. Living in the shadow of grizzly bears, cougars and the other predators of the wilderness taught her about the dark side of nature, and taught her to accept her place in nature's order as their prey. She is co-founder of CVLT Nation.

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