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Adele Oliver


Community Manager , Vancouver, BC

Under the Dome

BC Place Stadium - the world's largest AIR SUPPORTED DOME stadium (so I just read in Wikipedia). It was built in 1983 for EXPO 86 and holds 60.000 spectators. You will see it on TV for the 2010 Olympic Games celebrations.

I was lucky enough to get in after the Sun Run - and the benches were empty.... with my little Canon PowerShot 1/60, F 2.7, 6 mm, no flash

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Thank you for all your visits and recent generous comments!

Comments 32

  • Gina.. 01/18/2010 11:25

    uuufffff genial, tanto la luz como el angulo en que la tomaste, un beso en horabuena
  • Comy 11/08/2009 5:20

    looks great...
  • Kadriye AYDIN 11/07/2009 21:13

    wonderful,well done Adele,regards...Kadriye
  • alejandro m. 11/05/2009 22:24

    beautiful symmetry, great picture.

    alex
  • Sally Dunn 11/05/2009 21:39

    This is an amazing structure - air supported you say?! It is incredible what people can do these days! It is enormous, if it can seat that many people. Well done for getting a shot while it was empty.
    Sally
  • Dagmar Illing 11/05/2009 18:31

    A very well chosen angle to present this fantastic dome! Good composition and fine light effects.
    I am reall looking forward to the Olympics! Wish I could be there!
    Regards, Dagmar
  • Ernst Hobscheidt 11/05/2009 12:02

    auch hier hast du eine sehr gute Perspektive für den Bildaufbau gefunden. Klasse diese Struktur.
    Gruß
    Ernst
  • DRAGA PUC 11/05/2009 6:36

    great idea, well done!
    r
    d
  • Meike T. 11/04/2009 23:11

    Das sieht gewaltig aus...
    Tolles Foto.

    LG Meike
  • JOKIST 11/04/2009 22:32

    Gives a wonderful feeling !!!!!

    LG Ingrid und Hans
  • Waldi W. 11/04/2009 21:05

    das ist einfach erstklassig !
    lg waldi
  • Ruth Hutsteiner 11/04/2009 20:22

    Of course it´s a very interessting building and a good picture.
    Greetings
    Ruth
  • Ludwig F. Ellner 11/04/2009 19:58


    klasse und fast symetrisch abgelichtet.....

    lg ludwig
  • Angelika El. 11/04/2009 19:57


    Ein sehr gelungener Bildschnitt - ein imposantes Gebäude!!! Sehr schön sehen die vielen Lichter aus...

    LG!
    Angelika

  • Alfredo Yanez 11/04/2009 18:19

    Excelente imagen, gran composición!!!!
    Felicitaciones Adele!!!
    ++++++
    Saludos
  • j.a.j.jansen m. 11/04/2009 17:52

    I very much like the symmetry in this image, well done.
    Jan.
  • Leo_nid 11/04/2009 16:23

    Great piece of engineering and architecture combined
    Greetings
    L
  • JValentina 11/04/2009 15:24

    Magnifica..esas luces y esas lineas ..me gusta la arquitectura y el encuadre que le has dado
    un abrazo
  • groc 11/04/2009 15:10

    Another great geometric masterwork. Like it very much. Its light and colour are outstanding.
    Hug. Joan
  • Pia Musci 11/04/2009 13:49

    ottime queste geometrie!
    bravissima
    ciao
    pia
  • Claudio Micheli 11/04/2009 12:56

    .....simply great!
    Ciao
  • Werner R. Albert 11/04/2009 10:58

    Great panorama, Adele.
    Well done.
    best wishes
    Werner
  • Mark Billiau. 11/04/2009 10:33

    Perfect compo with great and beautiful symmetry.
    Well captured, Adele.

    Mark
  • Canan Oner 11/04/2009 10:15

    Fantastic capture of the dome Adele..I loved the symmetry and the blue tones...Great shot my friend..
    Hugs,
    Canan
  • s. sabine krause 11/04/2009 9:48

    i just love the cool – in both senses of the word ; )) – combination of blue and silver colors! the size of it all must be enormous – the blue seats look so tiny, and there's such a great quantitiy of them!! must be exciting to have the olympics coming up in your city, too! beautiful abstract, adele! hugs, sabine.