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Old Posted Jan 22, 2018, 3:23 PM
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Gritty Cities

Thought I'd start a thread dedicated to found photo grit. I'll kick it off with a photo album from Steve Rollo on Flickr. He covers Newburgh, NY which is a Hudson River city which has been experiencing a severe decline ove the past several decades. Though there are efforts underway to stabilize the city, mixed results.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newburgh,_New_York


Now the pics.... a link to Steve's "Newburgh" album:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/steve_...57634741503010


Here's an example of his pics highlighting the crime/gang issue affecting the city:



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Here's an album from Joe Augstell on Flickr covering some grit in Buffalo, NY. It's mostly abandoned houses, but there's some other stuff in there too.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/638605...57669906722346

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Camden, NJ from Mario Russell on Flickr.


https://www.flickr.com/photos/lesmar...57627633504428

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Hella lot of photos of Buffalo here:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/638605...57650136032183

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A sunrise shot of downtown the early morning haze adds to the gritty feel in the foreground the soon to be hopefully not so gritty Michigan Central Depot.


https://alannastlaurent.com/galleries/detroit/skylines/
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