Tag Archive: architecture

Castleberry Hill

Most of these pictures were taken at the Castleberry Hill Square where the Besharat Art Gallery is located. Castleberry Hill is at walking distance from downtown and is appreciated for its architectural heritage.… Continue reading

1996 Atlanta Olympics

About three weeks ago during the London Olympics, I took a picture of this bridge built for the 1996 Olympic games in Atlanta. There was some sadness in doing so at a time… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far

Because of the incongruous mixture of architectural styles, the building in the back seems closer than the one in front. Despite the clear perspective of their relative positions, an optical illusion is created… Continue reading

Hurt Park

View of the Candler building from Hurt Park at the corner of Courtland St. and Edgewood Ave in downtown Atlanta.

Traffic Lights Need Love Too

I was surprised to see that traffic lights would occasionally need fresh coats of paint, because I had never seen anybody paint over aluminium. Reaching to the traffic lights with a cherry picker… Continue reading

John Lewis

In a neglected historic neighborhood that I frequently shoot to inspire the need for a vision of prosperity for our local communities, I was happy to see new signs of pride to inspire… Continue reading

Exit Door

Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Building seen from parking deck across Forsyth street.

Coca-Cola Sign at Five Points

Surrounded by some of the tallest buildings in downtown Atlanta, this Coca-Cola sign was erected during the days when the Five Points intersection was a major urban attraction for business and shopping.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit

This picture was taken on June 30, 2012 when the thermometer reached 106°F, setting a new all-time high temperature record in Atlanta. There are a lot of unorthodox elements about this picture. First,… Continue reading

Sweet Auburn Bricks

Old bricks, strong walls.

Facelift

On the other side of this building is Marietta Street, the main avenue in downtown Atlanta. For a “Big City” look, a modern facade was built on the sides facing Forsyth and Marietta… Continue reading

Redscale Exposure – Part 2

A few feet down from the building shown in redscale yesterday, I also shot this building but with an over-exposure of two stops. The resulting effect is what is typically expected. The bright… Continue reading