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Jake Dobkin Captures the Real New York

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: bluejake & lifelounge
As in love with the city of New York as I am, I naturally fall prey to the 'tourist syndrome' in that I have never really seen the 'real New York.' But thanks to Jake Dobkin, that has changed--at least, it has a little. Granted, when I do go to New York, I usually stay with a friend in Harlem so...

Either way, Jake Dobkin gives you a great vantage point of areas and buildings that will probably not last the test of time--let alone the next few years. Abandoned, dilapidated and overall rundown, Life Lounge is right in assuming that the buildings "are destined to be destroyed or gentrified." Stats for Dilapidation Documentography Trending: Older & Mild
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