This Guy Took a Photo Every Time He Saw Someone Reading a Book on the Subway

by Rachel Baker on January 12, 2015

This is pretty awesome. I would love to be able to see this exhibit. If you are in the area, be sure to check it out.

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Reinier Gerritsen doesn’t think books will be around much longer. That’s why you see them everywhere you look in his series, “The Last Book,” which is on display at New York City’s Julie Saul Gallery through Feb. 7.

Like a scientist cataloging the last of an endangered species, the Dutch photographer wandered the New York City subway system for weeks, snapping pictures of readers of printed books among an increasingly dominant population of iPhone and Kindle readers.

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