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One Man's Quest To Capture All 42 Manhattan Neighborhoods

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Australian photographer, mathematician, and sports historian David Dyte moved to Manhattan in 1999. He hated it. (Probably because he was living in a basement apartment.) He later decamped to Brooklyn and, some one and a half decades later, decided to chronicle each of its 56 neighborhoods in pictures. He exceeded his $3,000 Kickstarter goal in 2013, and the book, As Seen in Brooklyn, is ready to order. Now, even as he's recovering from a stroke, Dyte has decided to revisit his first home in New York City, walking through each of Manhattan's 42 neighborhoods—from Battery Park City to Marble Hill—and shooting each one. He's raising money on Kickstarter to turn those photos into a 180-page tome, and though he's already raised $5,100 of a $3,000 goal, the fun project is worth a closer look.

↑ Turtle Bay

↑ Randall's/Ward's Island

↑ Harlem

↑ Garment District

↑ Financial District

↑ Civic Center

↑ Greenwich Village

↑ Morningside Heights

↑ Central Park

↑ Liberty Island

Here's everywhere Dyte shot.

Marble Hill; Inwood; Washington Heights (Fort Washington); Harlem (Hamilton Heights, Sugar Hill, Astor Row, Manhattanville); East Harlem; Ward's Island and Randall's Island; Morningside Heights; Upper West Side (Manhattan Valley); Central Park; Upper East Side (Carnegie Hill, Lenox Hill, Yorkville); Roosevelt Island; Hell's Kitchen; Times Square; Midtown East; Turtle Bay (Sutton Place); Tudor City; Garment District; Murray Hill; Chelsea; Midtown South (Koreatown); NoMad; Rose Hill (Curry Hill); Flatiron District; Kips Bay; Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town; Union Square; Gramercy; Greenwich Village (West Village, Meatpacking District); NoHo; East Village (Alphabet City); SoHo (Hudson Square); NoLiTa; Little Italy; Lower East Side (Bowery, Cooperative Village); TriBeCa; Chinatown; Civic Center; Battery Park City (World Trade Center); Financial District (South Street Seaport); Governor's Island; Ellis Island; and Liberty Island. It's debatable whether some of these are "neighborhoods," but that shouldn't detract from enjoying the photos.
· David Dyte [official]
· Manhattan, Top to Bottom: 42 Neighborhoods, 1 Photo Book [Kickstarter]
· As Seen in Brooklyn [Blurb]
· One Man's Quest To Capture All 56 Brooklyn Neighborhoods [Curbed]