Even though Go Skateboarding Day has come and gone, Austin, Texas is still celebrating with the one year anniversary of its 30,000 square foot Austin BMX & Skate Park.
Project Coordinator Gary Gregson worked with local BMX riders and skateboarders to create a space for both the experienced and novice. Not only was it built using a bond approved by voters, but functional metal artwork was commissioned through the city’s Art in Public Places program.
No-Comply Skate Shop is around the corner and owner Elias Bingham estimates 200 or more people use the park daily.
I stopped by just before 10pm with my LC-A+ to capture some of the action.
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An Argentinean writer and photographer living in the Pacific Northwest, Lorraine Healy is a long-time fan of plastic cameras and is the author of "Tricks With A Plastic Wonder," a manual for achieving better results with a Holga camera, available as an eBook from Amazon.com. In this article, Healy explains how you can find ways to do street photography even if you live in a rural area.
The Lomography site brims with photos that can send phobias ablaze. It’s not entirely for the sake of being Halloween-morbid that we’ve taken up the topic. We’ve observed that these fear objects tend to be photogenic, marked by ominous vignettes and exaggerated bursts of color. The first fear especially: pyrophobia.
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