With all things, I find I get better results when I have a theme or goal to focus on. Here's a few shots from a recent photowalk I did with a friend in Vancouver's Main Street area. My friend smartly suggested we focus on typography. I love the mixture and retro feel of some of these typefaces. I wish I knew the names. Anyone? Can you guess the locations?
I've always been inspired by beautiful and interesting signage and architectural details and when I visit somewhere new, inevitably my camera roll will be filled with many pictures of signs. My recent trip to Portland provided lots of interesting examples both retro and modern. I love the strong, masculine and heritage typographic forms found in many of the classic signs in Portland,but there were lots of fun, modern examples as well. Here are some of my favourites.
What do you think? Do you have any favourites?