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A celebration of urban decay and street photography
Curated by Johann Barnard
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Street Photography Pictures You Should See

Street Photography Pictures You Should See | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

Collection of street photography examples from various artists

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Gerry Lefoe's curator insight, February 27, 2014 4:22 PM

Some great Street photography examples from Flickr here

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Matt Weber's Photographs Of New York City Over The Past Three Decades

Matt Weber's Photographs Of New York City Over The Past Three Decades | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

Fantastic collection of street shots by Matt Weber depicting life in New York

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The endless buildings and skies of Hong Kong

The endless buildings and skies of Hong Kong | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

These photos are from Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze's latest book, Vertical Horizon, is "a deep immersion into Hong Kong's thick atmospheres and a visual record of its wildly diverse built environment."

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Berlin's Most Beautiful Cityscapes

Berlin's Most Beautiful Cityscapes | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it
Berlin is a great but intriguing city with heavy history. Most of the older city was lost in the heavy bombardments of the second world war. Fortunately some beautiful places survived. But there is so much, more recent history to enjoy in this city.
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Berlin cityscapes by Jens Fensterra

Another great collection of cityscapes by Jens Fenstera whose Dubai and Hong Kong shots have been featured here before.

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Shanghai Cityscapes

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A selection of cityscapes by Shanghai-based photographer Florian Delalee.

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After The War – Libyan Cityscapes by Mads Nissen

After The War – Libyan Cityscapes by Mads Nissen | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it
Mads Nissen is a talented photographer based in Copenhagen, Denmark who shoot awesome documentary and photojournalisn shoots for Time Magazine, Newsweek, Der Spiegel, Stern, Geo, Sunday Times Magazine, D magazine, l’Espresso magazine, Foto8, 6...
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Deserted Places: The abandoned Six Flags New Orleans amusement park

Deserted Places: The abandoned Six Flags New Orleans amusement park | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it
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It's been 8 years since hurricane Katrina swept through New Orleans, living the city in ruins. The eastern part of the city where Six Flags amusement park is located since 2000 was badly flooded.

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Toronto - from above - by Tom Ryaboi

Toronto - from above - by Tom Ryaboi | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

Toronto-based photographer Tom Ryaboi has produced spectacular work of his rooftopping escapades. The risks may be great, but the photographic results are simply visually arresting: small human figures framed against the backdrop of a concrete urban jungle, city lights all aglow.

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A travellers view inside North Korea

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This doesn't qualify as urban decay by any stretch of the imagination, but with so little available on the secretive nation, this is definitely worth viewing

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Deserted Places: China's newest - and emptiest - airport terminal

Deserted Places: China's newest - and emptiest - airport terminal | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it
Deserted Places. Abandoned Places and Urban Decay ... Until then, it will remain a shiny but empty space. More deserted ... For the lovers of ghost towns, abandoned buildings, deserted cityscapes, and urban exploration.
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New York City subway ... as it was

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Photographer Steven Seigal's captivating photographic testimonial to 'pre-Guiliani' New York depicts the city's subway system in all its graffitied glory.

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An abandoned NSA spying station in Berlin

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Teufelsberg (German for Devil's Mountain) is an artificial hill in west Berlin built by Second World War rubble. On top of that hill is where the American National Security Agency (NSA) built one of its largest listening stations.
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Deserted Places: Sathorn Unique: Bangkok's ghost skyscraper

Deserted Places: Sathorn Unique: Bangkok's ghost skyscraper | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

The construction of the Sathorn Unique tower in Bangkok began in the early '90s when the Thai economy was booming. The Asian Financial Crisis changed all that as the tower was abandoned in 1997, when the construction was 80% completed.

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Beauty of Urban Decay and Destruction

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A nice collection of images by various photographers celebrating urban decay

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Cityscapes from A Bird's-Eye View

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A great collection of images that present unique views of cities around the globe

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Judith van Praag's curator insight, February 15, 2014 11:48 AM

The natural quilt of Dutch pride, combined with costumes from around the world, has colored the way I decorate my home. 

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Urban Architecture around the World by Juan Urgelles

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Juan Urgelles is an amateur photographer from Venezuela whose project ‘Urban Life’ contrasts the lifestyle and architecture of cities around the world.

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A Retrospective Exploration of Sanzhi Pod City

A Retrospective Exploration of Sanzhi Pod City | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it
Sanzhi Pod City, known as the UFO houses and ruins of the future were one of the world's most bizarre ghost towns before demolition in 2008
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Reflected Cityscapes by Morten Nordstrøm

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Morten Nordstrøm has captured cityscapes reflected in puddles in his series ‘World Seen Through My Eyes‘ .

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Bokeh Tokyo Cityscapes by Takashi Kitajima

Bokeh Tokyo Cityscapes by Takashi Kitajima | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

These do seem a little computer-generated, but interesting nonetheless. A collection of bokeh photographs of Tokyo at night by Takashi Kitajima who blurs buildings and bridges into beautifully abstract landscapes.

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Deserted Places: Inside the Fukushima evacuation zone

Deserted Places: Inside the Fukushima evacuation zone | Urban Decay Photography | Scoop.it

Images by Reuters photographer Damir Sagolj documents the lives of those affected by the tragedy.

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Lonely Shadows by Stefano Corso

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A nice collection of images by Stefano Corso - featured not only because he is a new follower of this topic!

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Urban Photography by Mika Kuusela

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Mika Kuusela is a Berlin-based photographer whose technique boils down to “Film only. No cropping, no Photoshopping. Full stop.” 

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