By MATT SCHULER, Digital Architect, Marx Layne

At Marx Layne, we know the perceptions of Detroit are muddled.  We know this city still has what it takes to be the best.

From a public relations perspective, it’s good to see some positive light being shed on the city in a series from Palladium Boots called Detroit Lives.

“Once the fourth-largest metropolis in America—some have called it the Death of the American Dream. Today, the young people of the Motor City are making it their own DIY paradise where rules are second to passion and creativity. They are creating the new Detroit on their own terms, against real adversity. We put our boots on and went exploring.”

Watch the story below, embedded in three parts.  There’s even a bonus feature embedded.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Bonus feature