As his book's title, "Growth and Decay," suggests, McMillan is
concerned with both the retreat of humankind and the reappearance
of nature. Landscapes in his photos, while bleak, feature
blossoming plants and trees bursting through manmade
structures.--Oscar Holland "CNN "
[David McMillan's] unhurried approach to documenting The Zone allowed time to find both unassuming and sensational scenes, giving rise to work that probes the relentless dichotomy between growth and decay in The Zone.--Photo News Daily
The photographs are stunning reminders of so many things from the failures of the 20th century to our morbid fascination with decay. All of which make this book a worthy addition to any coffee table collection.--Daily Beast