The accompanying image, captured by Bath Beach photographer David Tan, shows a store on the corner of 4th Avenue and 92nd Street over which the written word still rules.
The photo was appropriately taken using good old-fashioned Fuji Superia 200 film on October 8, 2012.
To see more of David’s handsome halftones, please visit his blog at dtan.blogspot.com.
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