This gallery presents the collection of photos submitted for the World Of Signage Photo Contest by the readers of Smashing Magazine. We received over 2,500+ photos from our readers across the globe, and present a selection of the most interesting photos in the overview below.
The topic of this gallery is Hotel and Restaurant signs, i.e. signs that more often than not very clearly state what their businesses have to offer. Please notice: each photo has a certain license, provided in the description of the photo. Before using the images for private or commercial projects, make sure that the license allows you to do so. Also, you can click on the photos for a larger preview.
Please feel free to take a look at other submissions as well (links to other galleries are listed in the end of this gallery).
Benjoe Rail Hotel [ large preview ]
"This is the photo of the enterance of a railway hotel in Goa which incorporates the cartoonic style of Mario Miranda." Photo taken by Manjith.M from India.
Bed and BreakFast Signage [ large preview ]
"Photo is taken in Mali Losinj in Croatia." Photo taken by Jurica Matesic from Croatia.
Reflections sparkle [ large preview ]
"A cafe’s window paint shows they have mimosas on South Congress Street, Austin, TX." Photo taken by Cristal Garcia from USA.
Bbq cat [ large preview ]
"Cat waiting for lunch." Photo taken by Ronan McKenna from Ireland.
Bilbao motel signal [ large preview ]
"Old city – Bilbao." Photo taken by Giovanni Gonzalez from Spain.
San Sebastian Street signals [ large preview ]
"Small street – San Sebastian." Photo taken by Giovanni Gonzalez from Spain.
Starbucks in Russian [ large preview ]
"Coffee by any other name would be just as sweet. The sign reads starbucks coffee just off Tverskaya street in central Moscow." Photo taken by Wajiha Said from UAE.
Lobster [ large preview ]
"This was taken at the Boiling Crab." Photo taken by Diane Hua from USA.
Pancake Circus [ large preview ]
"An intriguing venue in Sacramento, CA. Perhaps no information is needed beyond the name." License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Photo taken by Devin Sandberg from USA.
Beer sign [ large preview ]
"This is a sign for a danish pub. It’s simple direct with no nonense – letters in neon – highlights your goal in the dark… ØL/BEER." Licensed: © Attribution-NonCommercial License. Photo taken by Nanette Gaborit from Denmark.
Thanks to all participants for taking their time for preparing and sending submissions for the contest and creating a unique and diversified gallery presented above. We truly appreciate and respect your efforts and your time, folks!
You may want to take a look at other contest galleries, too:
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