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Korea Town area
The Polish Store, Chicago.
No IFs ANDs OR. . . Crazy Girls at the Riviera Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas.
Metrobus garage. Downtown Los Angeles.
Zurich Central Train Station.
Palm Springs, California Sculptures.
'Alchemy of The Human Spirit', 1999.
Downtown LA, shot 2008.
Amazingly well-dressed gentleman at the Magic Trade Show.
Las Vegas, Summer 2009.
Barstow, California, Summer 2009
Welcome to Wisconsin.
David Kim, American Apparel fixture manager, getting a speeding ticket during a road trip visiting stores.
Jacob Javits Convention Center.
New York City, Summer 2009.
We do it like you'd do it. Halfway Cafe. Boston area
Cook from Ruby's Diner with girlfriend on break
He said he owned the place. Providence, RI. 1989.
Dunkin Donuts and the smoking man. New England
Perhaps the inspiration for the All Star Jacket, style RSAN403. 1989.
The Friendly Spa. Cambridge, MA
In New England, a spa is an old word for a convenience store or soda fountain. 1989.
The Rosebud. North Cambridge, MA
Currently on the National Historic Register. 1989.
Welcome to Rubin's Kosher Deli and Restaurant, Boston's Best
Palm Springs, California
New York City Fire Station on 18th Street
British Petroleum Refinery. Carson, California
Night Time Summer Snack on Rampart Blvd. and 2nd St.
Montreal doors. Shot 2007.
St. Henri Neighborhood, where American Apparel had its first offices in the late 80's and early 90's.
Captain Crook, a supressed McDonald's
character survives at a Koreatown McDonald's
Social Commentary: Why do only the superficially good people survive?
Crazy KFC: An early 90s architectural landmark in the Wilshire Center district of Los Angeles.
Light art display and Etienne De Crecy DJ booth at Coachella, 2009.
Basou with his camel and Vinyl Weekender Bag in the Sahara Desert.
Photos by Sylvia Safdie, Dov's mother.
Dade & Broward Florida State Highway Scenes
The Walking Sausage Guy
Chinatown job posting. New York City.
The Mad Vac. Downtown Montreal.
At a 24 hour internet cafe in Downtown Montreal.
Meet the Superior Meats & Fish Cow
Claudia the Cow
At the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, by Joe Fafard
Miami International Airport Hotel
Our New Boca Raton Fla. Town Center Customer
Remarkable parking lot in lower Manhattan
JC Penny. Staten Island.
Great Swap Meet Signage in MacArthur Park
Tijuana Gas Station. 2007.
Mexico City Grasshopper
Cool Israeli Girls
At our Bayreuther Straße in Berlin
Two Different Libraries on St. Dennis Street
Owned by Bernardo Praschnik of Miami Beach, closes after decades. Spring, 2008.
Le Malheureux Magnifique
This impressive work was created for a student art contest in 1972.
92 year old Hilaro and his dog Nina
The Union Square, San Francisco
"Memphis" Burger King
Open since 1954, this classic dive is captured here in all its grit.
Vielle du Temple Paris France
Western Avenue, Los Angeles
Want-A-Be Green Vehicle in Cologne.
2000 sq ft park, Montreal
Leo-Ernest Ouimet (1877-1972), director, producer, presenter and distributor of films, as well as founder of Ouimetoscope, the first movie theatre in Montreal.
Ice Cream Girl
San Diego Convention Center, Pts. 1 & 2
Images of the Convention Center in downtown San Diego.
European Cars and Trucks...
They are so different.
East Los Angeles
Late Summer Evening Montréal
Habitat 67 and other Montréal landmarks.
Sculpture at Parc Serge Garant
Montréal. Sculpture by Jacques Carpentier, 1981.
Dov has fun at Tribeca Lighting, NYC
This Jewish deli has been around since 1930, and probably hasn't changed much since.
These Montréal bagels are amazing. Photos really don't do their chewy fresh deliciousness justice.
New York's Lower East Side deli since 1888.
Chung King Road
A now closed Chinese bookstore.
A Hasidic store in Montréal.
A gastronomic diary of memorable meals by self-proclaimed glutton, Glen Szabo.
Also called Westminster Hot Dog; located in southwestern Québec.
Glass buildings in Dallas, TX.
Moshe Safdie, Habitat 67 Montréal
Parts 1 and 2
Les Clochards Célestes
"Les Clochards Célestes,"
Montreal's Gay Village
The San Fernando Valley
Signs, signs, everywhere signs.
November in LA
Snapshots from the driver's seat featuring the fall skies.
Centre Georges Pompidou
Images taken in and around one of Paris's modern architectural treasures.
Paris in August
The summer streets of Paris.
Around Mexico City
Images taken throughout Mexico City.
Finsbury Avenue Square
Scene from outside London's Liverpool Street Station.
Saudi Arabian Boy Scouts
Saudi Arabian Boy Scouts on their way to Stockholm.
Gare Centrale, Montréal
Montréal's primary railway station.
Above Mexico City
Photos taken while flying over Mexico City.
New York City: February 14, 2006
A night out in Mexico City.
Downtown Los Angeles
The streets of downtown Los Angeles.
Bright lights, big signs, and more, in Japan.
From bustling streets to a day in the park - a quick look at Japan.
The Montréal metro system.
Downtown Los Angeles in Black and White
Black and white shots of downtown Los Angeles.
People and places in North Carolina.
Montréal and Toronto
Black and white photos taken in Montréal, QC and Toronto, ON.
Said to be one of the most frequented border crossings.
Images taken while on a location scouting trip in Florida.
Made in Downtown LA—Vertically Integrated Manufacturing