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
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
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
View of the Candler building from Hurt Park at the corner of Courtland St. and Edgewood Ave in downtown Atlanta.
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
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
Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Building seen from parking deck across Forsyth street.
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.
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
Old bricks, strong walls.
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
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