Tag Archive: art

Shooting at Night with the ISO 400

It was already night time when a few days ago I was leaving The┬áSidebarto go home. The old buildings surrounding me were beautiful and I trusted the film in my camera to allow… Continue reading

The Sidebar

Because of the lack of social cohesion in many cities of the United States, many historic districts are still left out of the urban revitalization movement that have benefited places like Durham, North… Continue reading

Perplexed Geese

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The Color of Your Mood

The nearest mall to your location might now entice you to find the right color to wear for your mood. If there is a Lush store in your shopping mall, you will have… Continue reading

Train, Train

This is a silly post about the seemingly interminable trains of freight cars going through Atlanta, but I’m not complaining because in the United States, we all are nostalgic about train travel. Canon… Continue reading

Free Food!

The sudden agitation around a cart where free chips were distributed to Georgia State University students reminded me of the typical hectic behavior of pigeons fighting for scraps of food. This comparison was… Continue reading

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

Canadian Geese on the Chattahoochee River

These pictures were taken late in the day when the conditions seemed to be ideal for a slightly overexposed Kodak Ultramax 400, an inexpensive, lower quality film. In this case I am not… 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.

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