There is a small concentration of Chino, California’s oldest commercial buildings on D street and the two brick structures in this are Owen’s Bistro. The structure on the left, with the tall openings and drapes is the outdoor dining patio, the building to the right houses the interior dining room. The fountain and sculpture in the foreground are titled “Internal Bridge Between Earth and Sky”. (I do not know who the sculptor is.) More on Owen’s Bistro here and here.
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The structure is the pedestrian over crossing at the downtown Pomona, California rail station. The two towers, in adaddition to serving as structural supports for the bridge also house elevators; the two structures jutting out from the towers are stair wells. The dark objects discernable passing below the bridge on the tracks are black tank cars which made up a large part of a freight consist passing through.
In addition to my usual work with Lightroom, HDR Efex Pro and Topaz Simpify stylizing this image, I also used Photoshop to remove an automobile that was in the left foreground.
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Also known as “Suicide Bridge”, the Colorado Street Bridge crosses the Arroyo Seco in Pasadena, California. Designed and built in 1913 by the firm of J.A.L. Waddell, It spans 1,486 feet (453 m) and is notable for its distinctive Beaux Arts arches, light standards, and railings.
This view is from the parking lot at La Casita Del Arroyo. The structure behind the bridge, which appears dwarfed by the Colorado Street Bridge is actually the Ventura Freeway (CA-134), and it is actually more massive than the Colorado Street Bridge, which is only two lanes, as opposed to eight lanes, and the freeway bridge is actually taller. This is a good example of how perspective can be deceiving depending upon your viewpoint. I think this image conveys the notion of “Suicide Bridge” fairly well with its dark tones and foreboding clouds and the stonewall, which I made darker than it was in real life.