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Jordan Liles’ exploration video of an abandoned hotel in Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee.

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One of the things I thought very weird when I first moved to LA was that locals seem to pronounce their neighborhood names incorrectly. How so? Well, as you might already know, many of Los Angeles’ neighborhoods are named by Spanish settlers which means that those neighborhood names should be as close to the Spanish […]

SF Gentrification 2.0 — For Better or Worse? from Turnstyle Video on Vimeo. I don’t have an opinion on this question posed in the title since I can’t see it firsthand myself, but I thought this video did a decent job covering the different ways San Francisco is developing itself into a new type of […]

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I’ve seen similar projects before, but Cardon Webb’s Cardon Copy project –¬†where he takes flyers posted around his neighborhood and re-creates them with a slightly more artistic flair — is still worth mentioning. I understand that there’s a level of personalization and immediacy in these hand-made flyers, but I can’t help but think that sometimes […]