2 Comments

  1. iif_milan
    iif_milan ·

    Hello, I am the contest administrator from the Italian Institute of Photography. Thanks for submitting the photo to our "What does dreaming look like?" contest. To complete your participation in the contest, please write in the comments section here a description of why this photo represents or interprets dreaming. Best of luck!

  2. lillyfrances
    lillyfrances ·

    This photo was taken in Asbury Park, New Jersey. It's another representation of a time and place I will never experience when it was at its height. It's still a tourist attraction, but for different reasons... the woman at the far left is my friend, who is taking a picture with a modern camera built into a contemporary device known as a smartphone. I would have liked to get closer with a toy camera with more capabilities, but I love the soft focus effect on everything except the word "CASINO." Asbury Park has an aesthetic that is truly unique, and I love the capture which creates softness and a dreamlike quality to this hardened shell of a building that has weathered so much throughout its life.