Photo Gallery: COVID-19 From a “Distance”
April 8, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the daily lives of millions of people across the globe. From schools to supermarkets to parks, many public areas have been closed or readjusted to take the preventative measures to reduce the spread of the virus. Images of virus testing centers, gas prices, empty food shelves and parking lots will stain the memory of the early months of 2020 for the people of Tampa. The stay-at-home order issued for the state of Florida has further created a quiet town out of the busy city of Tampa. Below are a series of photographs taken by senior staff writer, Casey Martin, featuring glimpses of her own city, Tampa, as it is impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.