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 Street and Wayfinding signs, signs which intention, in a clear and effective way, is to assist locals and travelers alike in their wayfinding. 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).
Way to Qutub Minar [ large preview ]
"Taken at New Delhi, India; it shows the way to enter Qutub Minar Compound." License: Its a public property, hence license not needed. Photo taken by Bhaskar Dutta from India.
Road to Hassan Village [ large preview ]
"Taken at Hassan Village, near Bangalore, India; it shows the way to different cottages in the village." License: Its a public property, hence license not needed. Photo taken by Bhaskar Dutta from India.
Blue Park Sign [ large preview ]
"A prominent park sign at East Coast Park, Singapore." Photo taken by Vandra Png from Singapore.
Yanoda’s Entrance Sign [ large preview ]
"A entrance sign at Yanoda Rainforest Cultural Tourism Zone, Sanya Hainan (China).." Photo taken by Vandra Png from Singapore.
Right Way [ large preview ]
"Boracay island Philippines alleyway." Photo taken by David Coates from UK.
Union square signage [ large preview ]
"Picture was taken atat Union Square, Bucharest; it depicts signages of tourist signts, and in the background signs for subway, highway, zebra crossing." Photo taken by Alexandra Haret from Romania.
Stunning nature signage 1 [ large preview ]
"Signage guide inside Lamesa Eco Park." Photo taken by Anna-Lyn Abulencia from Philippines.
Stunning nature signage 2 [ large preview ]
"Signage guide road tripper in Batangas." Photo taken by Anna-Lyn Abulencia from Philippines.
Stunning nature signage 3 [ large preview ]
"Signage inside the Bakers Hill Palawan." Photo taken by Anna-Lyn Abulencia from Philippines.
Your Where cars go [ large preview ]
"I always carry with my reflex camera and i like to take pictures of everything. On my first trip to Texas i wanted to visit the downtown there is where i saw this beatiful big letters and i just love them." Photo taken by Manuela Bonilla from México.
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!
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