My name is Richard. I’m a designer living in Melbourne, Australia. I make interactive things. Occasionally I’ll make things just to look at and I’ll put them up here.
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The view from the top of 30 Rockefeller Plaza.
My tour across the states has really been one big survey of American neon signs.
There was a big deli at the bottom of the street I stayed on that’s apparently famous for its roast beef sandwiches. I figured millions of New Yorkers Can’t be wrong.
I found it hard to take photos of the buildings in New York city.
Some street photography from a week or so in NYC back in March.
In the City of New York the people are transported by two separate, yet equally important pieces of infrastructure…
A final set of photos from the city of Detroit. Taken around Corktown and in the city centre.
A final set of photos of Detroit’s ruins. This time it’s Lee Plaza on West Grand Boulevard.
Some photos from the abandoned Packard Automotive plant on the East side of Detroit.
Some images of the famous Michigan Central Station- one of Detroit’s most prominent abandoned landmarks.
It’s hard to know how people feel about tourists climbing around in the ruins of their neighbourhood.
Some photos from a youth Demonstration in Detroit.
Chicago had green people. Detroit turns out in red.
Some very detailed street art taken on a sunny day in Detroit.
Detroit is known now as the biggest city on the ‘rust belt’ – cities where manufacturing recessions have devastated the local economy.
A small selection of dizzying photos taken by Russian teenagers in the upper reaches of the Moscow skyline.
So Chicago has these dive bars that double as liquor stores during the day and they’re a sort of throwback to an age where drinking was something you did to get drunk. . .
Some images of the city of Chicago after sundown.
Thankfully not an aquarium in a shed but just an aquarium named after a guy called Shedd.
Apparently way back in the 1830s about 20 per cent of Chicago’s population were Irish.