I love the concept of Jamais Vu–sort of the opposite of Deja Vu. It means seeing something familiar as if you’d never seen it before. This often happens to me, particularly in my funky westside neighborhood when it is infused with the magical changing New Mexico light.
Photographer Matt Morrow is a neighbor of mine on a parallel street.
He wrote about this: There have been days, lately, in which I have felt like I was somewhere else.
as if I’d never seen
my own neighborhood