Monthly Archives: November 2012

putting on a show

the holiday season

now that it’s past thanksgiving, it seems appropriate to share a glimpse of holiday detroit, even if the decorations and the festivities began shortly after halloween. if i were to describe the transformation, i would say it feels rather like

putting on a show

the holiday season

now that it’s past thanksgiving, it seems appropriate to share a glimpse of holiday detroit, even if the decorations and the festivities began shortly after halloween. if i were to describe the transformation, i would say it feels rather like

i can't tell you how much i want this

and they said there was no retail in detroit…

the lack (or great┬áscarcity) of mainstream retail in detroit is true. but it’s not without its benefits. for one, less temptation… but what you also discover is what can happen when the smaller stores have a chance to survive before

i can't tell you how much i want this

and they said there was no retail in detroit…

the lack (or great┬áscarcity) of mainstream retail in detroit is true. but it’s not without its benefits. for one, less temptation… but what you also discover is what can happen when the smaller stores have a chance to survive before

tire flowers because tire fires are so last decade.

Heidelberg

People call Detroit a blank canvas. The Heidelberg Project took it quite literally. They took a few blocks that otherwise would’ve gone the way of just another one of those lost neighborhoods here and they painted their feelings onto the

tire flowers because tire fires are so last decade.

Heidelberg

People call Detroit a blank canvas. The Heidelberg Project took it quite literally. They took a few blocks that otherwise would’ve gone the way of just another one of those lost neighborhoods here and they painted their feelings onto the

venture for america takes on detroit

venture for america meets d:hive

thank you to the amazing folks at d:hive for an incredible tour of the city. thank you to the detroit bus company for being awesome, but should for some reason, that not be enough, for taking us around town detroit

venture for america takes on detroit

venture for america meets d:hive

thank you to the amazing folks at d:hive for an incredible tour of the city. thank you to the detroit bus company for being awesome, but should for some reason, that not be enough, for taking us around town detroit

ye olde butcher shop

portraits of detroit

richard avedon once said “my portraits are more about me than they are about the people i photograph…” i love his work but i hope to god that my photography is about the exact opposite. in fact, i’ve always said

ye olde butcher shop

portraits of detroit

richard avedon once said “my portraits are more about me than they are about the people i photograph…” i love his work but i hope to god that my photography is about the exact opposite. in fact, i’ve always said