New Orleans, then and now…
A combo picture shows a man swimming by the Circle Food Store with the skyline in the background in flooded New Orleans on August 30, 2005 (top), and the same scene almost two years later (bottom) on August 23, 2007. New Orleans continues to recover from the damage incurred when Hurricane Katrina struck the city almost two years ago on August 29, 2005. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (TOP), Lee Celano (BOTTOM)
The photos that recreated scenes of the devastation of hurricane Katrina, and where they are today, were incredibly powerful and poignant.
Thanks for noticing. It was indeed a nifty project, and in case you missed it, have a look now: GBU Editor