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Shaping the American landscape TEXT AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY ANDREW CROSS

Few things beat driving in America: the sense of freedom; empty, open roads; vaulting skies and an endless horizon. Roadside diners, anonymous motels, journeys measured in days rather than miles. For me it is the details that provide much of the pleasure. The interior smell of a brand new air-conditioned rental car, take-away coffee in Styrofoam cups, FM stations playing 70s rock, over-sweet donuts, the electronic ding....ding....ding that sounds each time you open the car door. These ...

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