Ilse Bing - Self-Portrait with Leica (via New Yorker)
"No one has lived in some of these homes for 25 years and they are decaying. When we did the searches on some of them the water authorities said they had no records of any water being used."
Inside ‘Billionare’s Row’ / photo by Graeme Robertson
Almost 20 million people live in the Cairo metropolitan area, and housing is tight, even in the suburbs. In a neighborhood known as al-Arafa, residents have moved into a necropolis dating back to 600 A.D. In this City of the Dead, there is limited electricity and sanitation, and the deceased take up residency among the living.
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Julia Hetta for Stockholm S/S/A/W
Trellick Tower, London seen from Heathrow Express
Photo: Marc Funda | www.funda.de/boring/boring.htm
Flávio de Carvalho “The Fazenda Capuava” Valinhos, Brazil