Bottle Beach by Tod Seelie in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Bottle Beach is one of the places that keep me loving NYC. It’s such a strange place, yet within a bike ride from my apartment. A beach on top of an old landfill that just keeps vomiting up all sorts of old relics.

Name:Tod Seelie

Place you live: Brooklyn, NY at least half of the year.

Place your photo was taken? Bottle Beach.

Occupation: Photographer.

Preoccupation: New places and experiences.

A perfect day in Brooklyn? A day that is so packed that by the end of it feels like it’s been two.

If someone was visiting, what must they do? People-watch.

A perfect meal in Brooklyn? Breakfast in my backyard.

What is the best thing about your spot? It is consistently interesting and hazardous.

What is the worst? It’s probably wrecking the surrounding environment with pollution.

A little known fact about where you live? There’s a beach built on a landfill.

Where is your favorite place in the world? Somewhere I haven’t been yet.