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By summ3r
No new puppies at the moment so here is something completely different from me!
This is a shot from a photoshoot I was asked to do last year in Jaywick near Clacton-on-sea. The area, which was once a thriving holiday village has become such a run down deprived area it is hard to believe people live there sometimes. As always the council has been promising to do something about it for years but nothing seems to get done, such a shame as there is a wonderful community spirit amongst most of the residents.
Hope you like it.

Tags: Photo journalism Derelict Black and white Housing Jaywick

Voters: glyndwr, AlanBW, MandyS and 10 more

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AlanBW 12 20 England
16 Nov 2008 4:42PM
Good toning and excellent perspective

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MandyS 11 9 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 4:43PM
This has a 60's feel to it, works for me.
~ Mandy ~
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 4:53PM
Definitely 1950s-60s in feel, it's the hard cold character of the conversion. The weeds and worn surface of the road tell the story.
horley 10 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2008 6:12PM
Very nicely seen.I spent my honey moon there many many years ago,I believe there was tumbleweed blowing down the road. horley
17 Nov 2008 11:33AM
Super nice B& brought out the spirit of this place.
foggytwo 15 36 1 Scotland
17 Nov 2008 1:51PM
I like the 60`s feel to this image Carol-Anne and the way the eye is taken along that narrow road. Mono works well in this one.

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