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Friday Eye Candy: Where U.S. Roads Correct the Grid

Anyone who has traveled long country roads is familiar with the moment when a road makes a sharp turn to deviate from a direct path. Such "grid corrections" provide the subject for a photography project by Gerco de Ruijter.
April 22, 2016, 5am PDT | James Brasuell | @CasualBrasuell
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Just east of Arbuckle, California.

Geoff Manaugh shares "the work of Dutch photographer Gerco de Ruijter, who has been documenting the landscape phenomenon known as 'grid corrections,' or where the U.S. road system is forced to deviate in order to account for the curvature of the Earth."

Click through for more of Manaugh's poetic description of the project.

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Published on Monday, April 18, 2016 in BLDGBLG
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