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© Aaron Schwartz
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UploadedMay 30, 2009
TakenOctober 18, 2008
Exposure1/200 sec at f/8
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length21 mm
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Coudersport, Pa.

173 responses

  • Ted Gorczyca

    Ted Gorczyca gave props (30 May 2009):

    nice capture

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (30 May 2009):


  • Luc Bussieres

    Luc Bussieres (Deleted) gave props (30 May 2009):

    Beautiful house

  • rory cobbe

    rory cobbe gave props (30 May 2009):


  • rory cobbe

    rory cobbe gave props (30 May 2009):

    it\s what I imagined canadian/American houses would be lke until I went to the states and they were... sometimes telly tells the truth :-)

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz said (30 May 2009):

    Not hdr, Rory. Just a snap.

  • Marela

    Marela gave props (30 May 2009):

    wow, amazing house!

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (30 May 2009):

    Welcome back. Good shot. Nice textures. Needs paint.

  • Jordan Nicolette

    Jordan Nicolette gave props (30 May 2009):

    Very nice!

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (30 May 2009):

    If I could buy this house....This is beautiful.

  • Antje Woolum

    Antje Woolum (Deleted) gave props (31 May 2009):

    Such a wonderful old house and a beautiful capture of it! Got my yeah... :)

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (31 May 2009):

    outstanding! voted!

  • Llorenç Rosanes

    Llorenç Rosanes (Deleted) gave props (31 May 2009):

    Welcome! I am glad to see you again here! There seems the mansion of Gomez and The Addams Family

  • Gary Fudge

    Gary Fudge (Deleted) gave props (31 May 2009):

    Now take me here and leave me with cameras and a large flask of coffee. I'll be fine. Wonderful place and capture.

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (31 May 2009):

    Simply great, my vote

  • Gregory Mencotti

    Gregory Mencotti gave props (31 May 2009):

    How magnificent if restored. A terrific shot!

  • Konrad Ragnarsson

    Konrad Ragnarsson gave props (31 May 2009):

    Nice to have you back;-)) Perfect ghosthouse,great shot,my vote!!!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (31 May 2009):

    Oh...Yeah! It rocks!

  • Joseph Rotindo

    Joseph Rotindo said (31 May 2009):

    very much resembles the house from "Fight Club"...and has a bit of the aura of that house as well...
    excellent composition!

  • Catherine Hadler

    Catherine Hadler said (31 May 2009):

    Hi Aaron, lovely to see you back!

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (31 May 2009):

    Great photo, great old house! Did you wander around inside too? voted.

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz said (31 May 2009):

    Ronnie, it was locked so we couldn't get in. We were driving through the mountains in northern Pennsylvania and saw this looming over the main street of Coudersport.

  • Hector Ortiz

    Hector Ortiz gave props (31 May 2009):

    Love it...

  • Apurva Madia

    Apurva Madia said (1 Jun 2009):

    Super sharp, best colors!

  • Cristina Cocullo

    Cristina Cocullo said (1 Jun 2009):!

  • Daniel Martinez

    Daniel Martinez said (1 Jun 2009):

    Hey Aaron!!! Nice to have you back (and in top photoform---(is that a word)? ---I might add! Missed ya' man. I am looking forward to your images, sentiment, and idiomatic contributions to this community. Wonderful image! Love the contrast element.

  • Aelica

    Aelica (Deleted) gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    It rocks! My vote!

  • Ken Z

    Ken Z said (2 Jun 2009):

    great shot!!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    another hottie!

  • Jan Hoffman

    Jan Hoffman gave props (5 Jun 2009):

    Excellent "YES"

  • Devin Hayes

    Devin Hayes gave props (8 Jun 2009):


  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (25 Jun 2009):

    Fantastic image!!!! Great capture for the theme!!!

  • Jose Acosta

    Jose Acosta (Deleted) gave props (11 Jul 2009):

    Nice find

  • Dawn Duffield

    Dawn Duffield (Deleted) gave props (11 Jul 2009):

    It is perfect just the way it is.

  • Colin

    Colin said (12 Jul 2009):

    lovely 'crisp' shot, good to see you back Aaron.

  • Peggy Maguire

    Peggy Maguire (Deleted) said (29 Jul 2009):

    i want to live there!!!!!!But I wouldn't want to clean it,Great capture Aaron....

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S gave props (31 Jul 2009):

    Oh! This house!!!! It is so gorgeous.

  • Natalie S

    Natalie S said (31 Jul 2009):

    I just keep looking at this and want to know, who were the people that looked out it's windows? Who was the last?

  • Mark Nelson

    Mark Nelson (Deleted) gave props (31 Jul 2009):

    Love it!!!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (2 Aug 2009):

    great shot, picture perfect!

  • Joseph

    Joseph (Deleted) gave props (6 Aug 2009):

    to live there!!! excellent shot mate

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (6 Aug 2009):

    OOOH I just love it what a magnificent building, super shot..

  • judy fouse

    judy fouse gave props (10 Aug 2009):

    Your shot shows the house's great character age. Remember 'this old house' you commented on in my gallery? Bet this one has some tales to tell too.

  • Thomas N. Cannon, Jr.

    Thomas N. Cannon, Jr. gave props (19 Aug 2009):

    Great shot

  • Laura C

    Laura C gave props (21 Aug 2009):

    What a beautiful old house! Splendid architecture! Great colors and texture! ;)

  • Tracy Shaw

    Tracy Shaw said (21 Aug 2009):

    Hey May -- I'll help buy it with you!!! I love the house -- I love the photo!! Great great capture!

  • Katelyn Baker

    Katelyn Baker gave props (23 Aug 2009):

    this is amazing, sooo much detail!

  • Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid

    Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid (Deleted) gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    Fabulous old house!!!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    super! voted.

  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    This is Perfect!

  • Aelica

    Aelica (Deleted) gave props (6 Sep 2009):

    Back to vote theme but still perfect for it!

  • Richelle Forsey

    Richelle Forsey said (6 Sep 2009):

    I would die to get inside this place! This is a terrific photo of the exterior!

  • Dan Eckert

    Dan Eckert gave props (7 Sep 2009):

    what history there must be. good shot

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (7 Sep 2009):

    Way RAD, spookey too !!! dp

  • Delmas Green

    Delmas Green (Deleted) gave props (8 Sep 2009):


  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (8 Sep 2009):

    Wow what an amazingly beautiful building, I can never decide if I prefer them just mysterious and weathered like this evoking allsorts of questions and feelings, or restored to their former

  • Ben Scott

    Ben Scott gave props (9 Sep 2009):


  • adniloj

    adniloj gave props (9 Sep 2009):

    I can hear the dripping water! Decayed & spooky

  • Melanie Willetts

    Melanie Willetts gave props (10 Sep 2009):

    Oh, I love this!!

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (12 Sep 2009):

    WOW - 3's a charm RAD!!!!RAD!!!!

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (12 Sep 2009):

    A lightbox beauty!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    Hell YEAH! Rad!

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    Voted !

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    Awesome!! I say "Rad"!

  • Antonio Romero

    Antonio Romero gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    You got my vote, great job

  • J. Harris Blacklist

    J. Harris Blacklist gave props (13 Sep 2009):


  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    I LOVE your work! Just back from vacation, so I'm catching up. Thank you for the add; I look forward to perusing your photos. This one definitely gets my vote. You've certainly taken the perfect shot for the theme!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    Fabulous, voted!

  • Dawn Duffield

    Dawn Duffield (Deleted) gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    I had to stop back in to vote! Excellent choice, I love this house decay and all!

  • Sylvie Setiady

    Sylvie Setiady gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    perfectly fits into the theme ^^ love it

  • Angelo Narciso

    Angelo Narciso gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    amazing! rad!

  • Pierre Simard

    Pierre Simard gave props (16 Sep 2009):

    great picture, got my vote ;)

  • KPRJ

    KPRJ (Deleted) gave props (17 Sep 2009):

    Amazing work. My vote

  • Nicole Gesmondi

    Nicole Gesmondi said (17 Sep 2009):

    This house is awesome. I want to buy it!

  • Becky K

    Becky K gave props (17 Sep 2009):

    Wow, what a gorgeous house. Great shot.

  • William Bullimore

    William Bullimore gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    Splendid capture Aaron. Voted.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (18 Sep 2009):

    A Victorian treasure - wanna spend the night there!?! vote!

  • Loree McComb

    Loree McComb   gave props (21 Sep 2009):

    What a fabulous old house - got my vote

  • Matt.

    Matt. (Deleted) gave props (22 Sep 2009):

    Yeah my Vote

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (22 Sep 2009):

    Oh, Aaron, you beautifully captured this grand Painted Lady in need of some major TLC. For sure my vote.

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (24 Sep 2009):

    What a waste of space---the house, not the shot!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (24 Sep 2009):

    VOTED! these old places are so beautiful.I hope this is a refurbish phase!

  • Mykola Swarnyk

    Mykola Swarnyk gave props (24 Sep 2009):

    Wow - what a house!

  • Stefi Failk

    Stefi Failk (Deleted) gave props (30 Sep 2009):

    Great find

  • Dr Joe

    Dr Joe gave props (30 Sep 2009):

    This shot typifies 'decay' IMO

  • Paul Lavallee

    Paul Lavallee gave props (1 Oct 2009):

    Back to vote!

  • conchita. del. mundo.

    conchita. del. mundo. gave props (2 Oct 2009):

    glorious old house. nice exposure.

  • rory adityawan

    rory adityawan said (7 Oct 2009):

    what an old house.. very nice capture..

  • John Michael Dorman

    John Michael Dorman gave props (7 Oct 2009):

    it reminds of the amityville horror.

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (7 Oct 2009):

    Great image, stellar work.

  • Duncan Madaris Hill

    Duncan Madaris Hill (Deleted) gave props (8 Oct 2009):

    Great angle and awesome location. This is perfect for decay!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (10 Oct 2009):

    can see where this Victorian house was magnificent at one time but an expense to remodel ...Still beautiful in its rundown condition...My vote!

  • Dwain Leak

    Dwain Leak said (11 Oct 2009):

    A house with stories, its sad its in this condition.

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (12 Oct 2009):

    Beautiful so well done !!!

  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (13 Oct 2009):

    Perfect! Voted.

  • Jade  Vreeland

    Jade  Vreeland said (14 Oct 2009):

    beautiful! just amazing!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (15 Oct 2009):

    Stupendous!! A house of the past time. Very beautiful. VOTED!!

  • Luke Gibbs

    Luke Gibbs gave props (15 Oct 2009):

    Great shot.

  • Christoph Benfey

    Christoph Benfey gave props (15 Oct 2009):


  • Sean-Michael Gettys

    Sean-Michael Gettys gave props (19 Oct 2009):

    reminds me of the house (still standing) that Bops (my great grandad) built in Alameda, CA ...before the renovations LOL

  • Jon Schofield

    Jon Schofield gave props (26 Oct 2009): a very, very, very fine house

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (28 Oct 2009):

    I´d luv this olde hse...wish it where possible. Vot´d.

  • Kel Casey

    Kel Casey gave props (28 Oct 2009):

    Wow. Fabulous house, fabulous shot.

  • sasha ormond

    sasha ormond said (29 Oct 2009):

    WOW! amazing!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (30 Oct 2009):

    cool find and great capture, my vote Aaron.

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (4 Nov 2009):

    Seems I forgot to vote on this so I am back 2 do so.

  • Paul Bate

    Paul Bate (Deleted) gave props (6 Nov 2009):

    Great shot for this theme.

  • Katie Mollon

    Katie Mollon gave props (6 Nov 2009):

    love these textures!


    JOE FAILK gave props (10 Nov 2009):

    Yea Rad Vote!

  • Kismet Nakai

    Kismet Nakai gave props (16 Nov 2009):

    i wish this was my house. lovely

  • tanya

    tanya gave props (17 Nov 2009):

    gorgeous capture!!

  • Tracy Thomas

    Tracy Thomas said (20 Nov 2009):


  • Leslie Granda-Hill

    Leslie Granda-Hill gave props (20 Nov 2009):


  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (27 Nov 2009):

    Like the setting for an Edgar Alan Poe story. My vote!

  • Stefi Failk

    Stefi Failk (Deleted) gave props (27 Nov 2009):

    This house must have so many memories, Thanks for shareing!

  • Desiree Adams

    Desiree Adams gave props (30 Nov 2009):

    Wonderful for the Theme you get my vote!

  • Amber Gregory

    Amber Gregory gave props (30 Nov 2009):


  • Lynda Jeffers

    Lynda Jeffers (Deleted) gave props (30 Nov 2009): vote!!

  • Lara  K. Spencer

    Lara K. Spencer (Deleted) gave props (4 Dec 2009):

    Beautiful house, great capture, had to vote, yeah! rad!

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (6 Dec 2009):

    Back to vote - this deserves to be published...

  • Leanne Silva

    Leanne Silva gave props (7 Dec 2009):

    What a grand old house! I hope someone is able to restore it to its former glory!

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (9 Dec 2009):

    Absolutely beauitful. V

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (9 Dec 2009):

    fabulous shot!!!! Great job. Voted

  • bonnie pelton

    bonnie pelton gave props (10 Dec 2009):

    well done you got my vote

  • Theresa Knuckles

    Theresa Knuckles gave props (11 Dec 2009):

    bad ass house!

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (11 Dec 2009):

    Stunning architecture. Sad to see it dying! voted

  • Nancy Berman

    Nancy Berman gave props (12 Jan 2010):

    Terrific shot. Must have been a great house way back when.

  • Kevin Ellis

    Kevin Ellis gave props (25 Jan 2010):


  • Darla Smedley

    Darla Smedley gave props (24 Apr 2010):

    OMgosh, it reminds me of "it's a wonderful life." What an emotional capture.

  • christine kiebert-boss

    christine kiebert-boss gave props (2 Jun 2010):

    I want to go inside.

  • Claire Crocker

    Claire Crocker gave props (29 Aug 2010):

    Fantastic image! Needs TLC, but has "great bones".

  • Dzmitry Parul

    Dzmitry Parul gave props (30 Oct 2010):

    very nice shot! i saw a lot of buildings like this, but was never able to capture the soul...

  • Lisa Toleno

    Lisa Toleno (Deleted) gave props (31 Oct 2010):

    Amazing capture! Lovely house!

  • Chibelle

    Chibelle gave props (13 Nov 2010):

    I love abandoned places like this... Full of delicious secrets!

  • Daeg Odinson

    Daeg Odinson gave props (13 Nov 2010):


  • Claudia P

    Claudia P said (21 Nov 2010):

    Wow! What a place! It's beautiful!

  • courtney stone-moore

    courtney stone-moore said (15 Dec 2010):

    wow..where is this?,my DREAM HOUSE. just as it is I would live there and be HAPPY FOREVER!!!!!

  • Katy Brownlee

    Katy Brownlee said (14 Jan 2011):


  • Chibelle

    Chibelle gave props (22 Feb 2011):

    Adore this!! Everything about this just pops!

  • Kelly Nichols

    Kelly Nichols gave props (13 May 2011):

    That is an AMAZING house!!!! Great shot.

  • Melissa Valencia

    Melissa Valencia said (22 May 2011):


  • Raymond John

    Raymond John   said (11 Jul 2011):

    I am certain that ghosts live here.

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (14 Jul 2011):


  • John Darwin Kurc

    John Darwin Kurc said (10 Dec 2011):

    SO SAD that Americans don't preserve their classic architecture. In other parts of the world a house like this would never be neglected like this. ;-(

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (30 Jan 2012):

    A house with a lot of character.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (30 Mar 2012):


  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (4 Apr 2012):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Pedro Teixeira

    Pedro Teixeira gave props (4 Apr 2012):

    Fabulous view !

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (4 Apr 2012):

    My vote!!!

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (11 Apr 2012):

    btv outstanding.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (12 Apr 2012):

    I came back to vote!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (20 Apr 2012):

    Gorgeous!! My vote!!

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone (Deleted) gave props (21 Apr 2012):

    wow, amazing house voted

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (26 Apr 2012):

    Voted on this Addams family house. Nice find!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (30 Apr 2012):


  • P. Michael Bodigor

    P. Michael Bodigor gave props (6 May 2012):

    Brautifully ugly, got my vote.

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (18 May 2012):


  • courtney stone-moore

    courtney stone-moore said (30 May 2012):

    where is this?love...

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz said (30 May 2012):

    Coudersport, Pa.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (14 Jul 2012):

    Just saw this..amazing photo, U could look @ this house all day.

  • Ronald Orosz

    Ronald Orosz gave props (9 Feb 2014):

    great house!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (10 May 2014):

    "the Addams Family" lived there..fantastic.

  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (12 Jul 2014):

    such a gorgeous old house - wish someone would repair it

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant gave props (6 Nov 2014):


  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) said (14 Feb 2015):

    Would loved to have seen it in its heyday. Neat find and photo.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (21 May 2015):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (21 May 2015):

    One of the best I have seen for this theme...It is beautiful just the way it is..Got my vote!!!

  • Marela

    Marela said (4 Jun 2015):

    My vote. Insanely beautiful house wow.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (14 Jul 2015):

    Congrats on making the blog!

  • Kathleen DesHotel

    Kathleen DesHotel   gave props (24 May 2016):

    Oh, the stories a house could tell!

  • Koko Khanduja

    Koko Khanduja gave props (16 Apr 2017):

    Dramatic elegance

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (23 Sep 2017):

    I returned to take a second look at this....It is truly amazing and beautiful in every way!

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