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Adele Oliver

Community Manager , Vancouver, BC

The Race

Mural Art in Vancouver near Clark Drive .... the truck was being loaded there - so I had to make him part of the "picture story".

Murals - a way to brighten up bare walls of buildings and to keep away vandals from doing their ugly graffiti work - Vancouver has many, many, especially on the eastside of town ...

The Cyclist
The Cyclist
Adele Oliver

Comments 29

  • Silvana W. 02/26/2012 12:28

    Really interesting,Adele***These paintings in the walls are seen in the old Russia, wall Mexican Painting.and many other places of the world with different message.**
  • s. sabine krause 02/25/2012 15:28

    strangely enough, i had similar art associations as leonid: soviet-era paintings, social realism maybe, of the 1930s… something about the "urgency" of the cyclist, the raised arm and fist (?) in the crowd, the cogwheels for a backdrop… great how you managed to include the truck in the picture! in fact, it matches the mural theme (tracks and wheels! ; )) perfectly! my favorited detail: the tracks on the wall and how they seem to continue as shadows on the tarmac of the "real world" ; ))! hugs, sabine.
  • Sally Dunn 02/25/2012 11:26

    A nice mural depicting lots of movement with the bike and the train and the real truck in our world!
  • Pierre LAVILLE 02/25/2012 9:59

  • Leeb Monika 02/24/2012 20:45

    Es sind wirklich tolle Wandmalereien, auch der Ausschnitt gefällt mir gut!
    LG monika
  • Franz Bernhardt 02/24/2012 20:13

    Der Mensch ist ganz schön mobil geworden, das sieht man an deinem Foto!

  • eduard szattler 02/24/2012 17:41

    Very nice capture, a perfect decision for composition. This bus and the picture beautifully works
  • Ernst Seifert 02/23/2012 15:36

    Der Trucker hat es aufgegeben, diesen Radfahrer einzuholen. Er meint, zu stehen und ist ausgestiegen.
    VG Ernst
  • Perry Blevins 02/23/2012 14:05

    Wonderful capture and presentation of art.
  • Claudio Micheli 02/23/2012 13:29

    Bellissima tutta la serie.
  • Alfredo Yanez 02/23/2012 8:49

    Muy bien visto, me gusta la composición y el camión en primer plano!
    Felicitaciones Adele!!
    Saludos y buena luz!*
  • Frederick Mann 02/23/2012 6:00

    a massive project...
    looking very good
  • gemblue 02/23/2012 4:22

    I think the Truck fits realy well into the picture and does not take anything away from the mural. This one is my favorite!
    greetings, Gi
  • adriana lissandrini 02/23/2012 0:30

    nice series, Adele, this modern art is almost the only one where the artist paints
  • Rainer Golembiewski 02/22/2012 23:07

    grossartige Wandgemälde - die haben fantasie!
  • Inez Correia Marques 02/22/2012 22:44

    I love street art Adele. Fantastic mural, thank you for sharing, and the van gives it life. Kiss
  • Conny11 02/22/2012 21:46

    manche malen schon sehr schöne Bilder.
    Klasse schaut das hier aus.
    LG Conny
  • Helga Noll 02/22/2012 21:28

    großartige Malerei, Adele.
    Grund genug Fotos zu machen und so hervorragend zu präsentieren.
    Liebe Grüße Helga
  • Segura Carmona 02/22/2012 21:20

    Dos Estrellas
    Dos Estrellas
    Segura Carmona
    Bella imagen especial luz, color y gran edición, Un abrazo Adela.
  • CsomorLászló 02/22/2012 21:18

    A very good street pc!
  • Waldi W. 02/22/2012 20:22

    wow, great - I love such mural paintings
    lg waldi
  • Othmar W. Mayer 02/22/2012 20:15

    A very well brought into the picture graffiti work.
    Kind regards
  • Ernst Heister 02/22/2012 20:12

    Da ist viel Bewegung drin, da juckt es sozusagen auch dem stehenden Truck in den Rädern!
    Liebe Grüße, Ernst
  • Lawson McCulloch 02/22/2012 19:43

    This is possibly my favourite so far Adele, these are very skillfull artists doing this work.
    best wishes from Lawson.
  • willy ombret 02/22/2012 19:39

    bonne prise de vue
    très belle photo
    willy omùbret


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Camera Canon PowerShot S3 IS
Lens Unknown 6-72mm
Aperture 4
Exposure time 1/200
Focus length 9.9 mm
ISO 80