Sociology & Photography by David Schalliol

Las Vegas: In the Shadow of the Strip

October 26, 2010

Intrigued by the challenges suggested by the contrast between thriving depictions of the Las Vegas Strip and the area’s nation-leading foreclosure rate, I recently spent time in the region to gain a more nuanced perspective on its complexity.

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Children, Section 8, Stratosphere

Unoccupied Foreclosed Home, Man


Police Raid, Children Walking

For Rent, Statue of Liberty


Playing Boccette in the Back Room

Breakdancing on the Porch

Bicycle, Light, Moon

Las Vegas Trailer Park