Do you look at manhole covers? Do you even notice them?
There are actually a number of books about them – here are a few:
I’ve taken my fair share of pictures of manhole covers. They are actually interestingly unique and lovely.
Here are a few of my images; first, some with pretty designs:
Some don’t get any respect:
Here’s one on a cobblestone street:
One in the subway:
At Coney Island:
Made to commemorate the Millennium:
This one is hiding in the snow:
And this one is being treated for sewer lizards: