Amazing Photographs of Abandoned Pets, Buildings and Items

Carly Yansak shows us what people leave behind in Abandon, a stirring new photo set. Ranging from the heartbreaking to the curious to the downright bizarre, it’s an intriguing look at our consumer culture. We’ve become a culture and society that discards that which we don’t need at a pace only slightly slower than the rate at which we consume new things. A wonderful mirror on our society.

Here are some select photographs from the Abandon set that will amaze you.