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People Who Work Outside

November 14th, 2010 by Daniel Prendergast

Not everyone who works in Manhattan has the luxury of a climate controlled office. Some must brave the elements to earn their keep. Construction workers, delivery men, security guards – all of these jobs are essential to keep the city running. Below is a slideshow of some of New York’s outdoor workers on a recent rainy day.

Ads of Times Square

November 14th, 2010 by Brooks Newkirk

Bold, bright, in-your-face ads cover nearly every corner of Times Square. From billboards posted on buildings to banner ads hanging from light poles to ads plastered on the side of phone booths and trash cans. Here are a few photos I snapped recently that show the range of ads in Times Square:

Billboards Coalesce in Times Square

November 14th, 2010 by Jacqueline Vergara Amézquita

Lights! Signs! Action!

Iconic of New York City, Times Square attracts visitors from all over the world. Cameras in hand and multi-directional gazes in place, tourists do not seem to have enough time to take it all in. The bright ads, digital billboards, and ubiquitous brands are endless in this marketing haven.

In full tourist gear (i.e., camera in hand), I set out to Times Square last week, in search of signs that begged for the flash:

Soundslides: NYC Billboards

November 14th, 2010 by Jacqueline Vergara Amézquita

Music: “ditto, ditto!” by DoKashiteru
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Ticketmen At Times Square

November 14th, 2010 by Tuan Thanh Nguyen

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