Unemployement Equals Blight

© Pamela Shane

Unemployement Equals Blight

Uploaded: October 10, 2010


Shot this on the Northside of Youngstown, Ohio. The much talked about revitalization, of the immediate downtown area, has apparently failed to spread to other areas of the city.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 60.00 mm, Model: NIKON D200


Monnie Ryan October 10, 2010

Another casualty of suburban sprawl, unfortunately. The traffic in Boardman and Austintown is so heavy it takes forever to get anywhere. Well-done photo that tells a story, Pamela! #1316276

Robert R. Goodman October 10, 2010

Hi Pamela,sorry to hear that I think it's just about everywhere in the country.Even in my little town.Wonderful capture my friend!!! #8958518

Jack Ryan October 11, 2010

A sad but excellent image...nicely composed...nicely done. #8959810

Jill Odice level-classic October 11, 2010

Sad to see this all too common scene. You really caught the feeling of abandonment perfectly. Unfortunately this scene is repeated all over the country with empty buildings and homes everywhere... #8960223

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