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Pigeons in the city

Throughout the years, people interacting with pigeons in the city has been interesting subject matter for photographers. Years ago, the birds were more popular and were readily fed to great amusement of many. People tend to stay away now. Here’s an homage to the bird that was once used to move information for some of the first news agencies. — Leanne Burden Seidel and Lisa Tuite