Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Columbus, Ohio, USA
Pole banners began appearing on the landscapes of central cities in the 1980s. This one in Columbus spoke the truth: people would not patronize downtown unless it were fun. Routine shopping had followed the customers to suburban locations, and the CBD had become a doughnut hole of population density. Thirty years later, downtowns are fun once more.