If beautiful, simple, black and white images of old spaces, studies of light and shade and tranquillity are what you like – try this book of photos by Paul Wainwright. And do read his website which is entertaining, personal and flavoursome.
New England meeting houses. Photographed in black and white, using a large format camera. The website has an interview with the photographer – lots of stuff about mechanics of photography (without getting too technical), but slide down about halfway and catch the photos from his book:
“A Space for Faith”, I think you’ll like.
Oh – and his article closes with his personal advice/comment:
Live well, laugh often, love much. Do what you enjoy, and you will enjoy what you do. And remember: age improves with wine.