Panorama 1072 | Reflections on the Smaltz Building 315 North… | Flickr

Reflections on the Smaltz Building 315 North 12th Street Philadelphia, PA Copyright © 2011, Bob Bruhin. All rights reserved. (via bruhinb.deviantart.com/art/Panorama-1072-274597380)

Listening Intently | Before a street festival. | Steve Ives | Flickr

Before a street festival.

Source: Listening Intently | Before a street festival. | Steve Ives | Flickr

Love in the Eraserhood | (via sweet.afternoon-love.com/post/… | Flickr

(via sweet.afternoon-love.com/post/78660775779/) Between the beautiful weather, the Backyard Barbecue at The Trestle Inn (featuring sidewalk burlesque by Bella Tricks), and the “Sweet Lovin'” Proposition Tent sponsored by Fringe Arts, Philadelphia’s post-industrial “Eraserhood” neighborhood was filled with light, love, and beauty this lovely July First Friday. — Luminance HDR 2.3.0 tonemapping parameters: Operator: Mantiuk08 Parameters: Luminance Level: Auto Color Saturation: 1 Contrast Enhancement: 1 —— PreGamma: 1

Cont. 301 Ridge Ave. N. at vine St.

Cont. 301 Ridge Ave. N. at vine St..

 

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