A few years ago, I read a disturbing article in the New Yorker about light pollution.

"Excessive, poorly designed outdoor lighting wastes electricity, imperils human health and safety, disturbs natural habitats, and, increasingly, deprives many of us of a direct relationship with the nighttime sky, which throughout human history has been a powerful source of reflection, inspiration, discovery, and plain old jaw-dropping wonder."

I started taking note of the overpowering light sources in my area; mostly blinding, jumbo-tron style casino signs shining miles into the night illuminating distant landscapes. With a simple long exposure photograph, I collect the travel of each sign's light and illustrate its gorgeous, gross reach.

***Soon to be released documentary on the subject: The City Dark.

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