Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Don't Try

Photographer Robert Misrach has been shooting the New Orleans area since the 1970s, but his new book, Destroy This Memory, concentrates on NOLA in the days, weeks, and months following Hurricane Katrina. The desperate scrawls on homes and storefronts that Misrach shot with his digital snap camera quietly and perfectly capture the scale and toll of the disaster.