Fourth of July

Fourth of July front page from The Washington Post Howard Extra
Above, the cover of The Washington Post Howard Extra Fourth of July edition. Below, the inside spread.
Fourth of July doubletruck from the Washington Post Howard Extra

The Washington Post
Howard County, Maryland
The Project

Pictures can speak a thousand words. In this case the negative space between the photos has something to say, too.

For this local Fourth of July section cover I pieced together photos from previous year’s celebrations in a way that quite literally says July “4.” The attention of white space and text flow continues in the magazine’s center spread.