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Downtown Clarksdale 003 BW

The outer husk of brick and mortar are all that is left of an abandoned building in Downtown Clarksdale, MS.

The outer husk of brick and mortar are all that is left of an abandoned building in Downtown Clarksdale, MS.

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Downtown Clarksdale 002

A small mural of blues musician Robert Johnson who, according to local mythology, made a Faustian bargain with the Devil for his talent, adorns the Delta Blues Alley Cafe in Downtown Clarksdale, MS.

A small mural of blues musician Robert Johnson who, according to local mythology, made a Faustian bargain with the Devil for his talent, adorns the Delta Blues Alley Cafe in Downtown Clarksdale, MS.


Ruins of Detroit 001 BW

The walls of an abandoned Victorian mansion have been almost completely covered by a thick blanket of ivy in one of the many blighted neighborhoods of Detroit, MI.

The walls of an abandoned Victorian mansion have been almost completely covered by a thick blanket of ivy in one of the many blighted neighborhoods of Detroit, MI.


Downtown Clarksdale 001 BW

As you walk through Downtown Clarksdale, MS, you will notice many old, blighted buildings that still have some of the character left over from a time when the Mississippi Delta hummed with the sounds of the blues.

As you walk through Downtown Clarksdale, MS, you will notice many old, blighted buildings that still have some of the character left over from a time when the Mississippi Delta hummed with the sounds of the blues.


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The Albuquerque Rail Yards 001

The Albuquerque Rail Yards 001

This is one of several buildings at the Albuquerque Rail Yards in Albuquerque, NM.


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Love Memphis

Love Memphis

This is a shot of an old, abandoned building in Memphis, TN. To me, this image really sums up the contrast that exists in Memphis – the love/hate relationship that Memphis has with itself.


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Memphis – Skateland 001

Memphis - Skateland 001

This is a shot of sunset at Skateland in Memphis, TN.