galleryOccupy Caravan Demonstrates Across America (Photos)07.05.12galleryOccupy Caravan Demonstrates Across America (Photos)Photographer Alessandro Cosmelli traveled with the Occupy Caravan across the U.S., stopping in 15 major cities. See photos from the journey.07.05.12 8:45 AM ETOn June 11, 2012, photographer Alessandro Cosmelli departed from San Francisco with the Occupy Caravan and spent three weeks traveling across America with the members of the Occupy movement. They stopped in more than 15 major cities, where Occupy chapters organized demonstrations and events with the visiting caravan. Cosmelli's beautiful photographs not only offer a deep look inside the Occupy movement, but also provide an intimate portrait of America today. Reno, Nevada: June 11, 2012 Inside the Strega Cafe, the headquarters of Occupy Reno. Reno, Nevada - June 11, 2012Hector Roots, 19, during a protest march in downtown Reno. Hector is a member of Occupy Reno and has been an activist since the age of 16. Reno, Nevada - June 12, 2012Downtown Reno. Nevada desert - June 11, 2012Between Reno and Elko, Nev. Three men from Colorado head west to the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Interstate 80 - June 12, 2012Between Reno, Nev., and Salt Lake City. Allred, traveling with the Occupy Caravan, smokes a cigarette. Interstate 80 - June 13, 2012Between Reno, Nev., and Salt Lake City. Political billboard. Interstate 80 - June 13, 2012Between Elko, Nev., and Salt Lake City. Bonneville Salt Flats State Park. Salt Lake City - June 13, 2012Occupy Salt Lake City General Assembly in Liberty Park. Salt Lake City, Utah - June 13, 2012Occupy Salt Lake City General Assembly in Liberty Park. Salt Lake City, Utah - June 14, 2012Wasatch Mountain State Park, just outside Salt Lake City, where the Occupy Salt Lake City group has relocated after being evicted from Liberty Park in downtown Salt Lake City. US State 89 - June 14, 2012Driving through Unita National Forest, outside of Salt Lake City on the way to Denver. Vintage car. U.S. State 89 - June 14, 2012Near Salina, Nev. Abandoned gas station with llamas. Interstate 70 - June 14, 2012Nunas and Allred, both traveling from Oakland take a break on the way to Philadelphia for the Occupy National Gathering. Wichita, Kan. - June 16, 2012Occupy Wichita and Occupy Caravan members during a demonstration against the Koch Corp. Route 48 - June 17, 2012.Near Okemah, Okla. Allred, a member of Occupy San Francisco traveling cross-country from Oakland to Philadelphia to attend the Occupy National Gathering. Okemah, Okla. - June 17, 2012Main Street. Route 61 - June 18, 2012Near Jackson, Mississippi. Farm. Jackson, Miss. - June 19, 2012Allred, member of Occupy San Francisco and the Occupy Caravan, camps in the park. New Orleans - June 20, 2012Members of Occupy during a sound check.