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After Christmas: Photos of Discarded Christmas Trees with the Lights Still On (via)

Hungerian photographer Gergo Gosztom has been working on a new series of urban landscapes using the lights from discarded Christmas trees to create haunting nightime photograph. The series titled “After Christmas” is a commentary on gross consumerism and the wastefulness of disposable seasonal decorations. Speaking about the project Gergo says, “I’ve always hated the Christmas tree. It’s an unnecessary thing. We always throw them away.”

I love everything about this photoset. Something about the idea of discarded magic…

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