Local Photographer Turns Construction Site into Beach Resort

Posted by Holly Whitfield | March 7th 2013 2064 0

Some people can find the joy in anything.

Local photographer (and photobooth guy) Jamie Harmon saw the massive hole in the median on North Parkway as something as more than a gaping, accidental pond. With the help of his wife Leah, he turned it into an inner city beach resort.

Photo by Jamie Harmon (with permission)

(Photo by Jamie Harmon.)

Good job, y'all.

Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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  1. mikem says:

    Nice. Any lifeguards on duty or do we just need a tetanus shot?

  2. Jamie Harmon says:

    This was all Leah's idea… I just embraced it. Thanks Kerry. 

  3. Vince says:

    Ah, I went there for vacation once.  It was a hole in the ground 🙂

  4. Kate says:

    brilliant. spring break 13!


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