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photo contest slideshow
Desert
waterfall with rainbow
Beauty of Simplicity
Desert
Desert
valley of chouragarh
Desert
woman and hills
Human vs built scale
Lady Burton Rope Squirrel
woman in Khajuraho temple
Chicagoscape
Train in the valley
Phantom 《魅鬽》
Desert Garden glowing in setting sun near Mobius arch
Conversation with nature-3
Red Umbrella
Rock Monitor at MkuzeGame Reserve
Walking Through Pilatus
Conversation with nature-1
The iron lady
A bug is walking over a chrysanthemum flower
Milky Way over Ghost Ranch in New Mexico
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Chicagoscape

The contrast between horizzontality and verticality is part of the american space. Chicago's history enhanced this scale in the built environment. The photo depict the contrast between the horizzontal closed, framed, foreground and the vertical open background, while the presence of a person gives the sense of a lack of scale in both the system.

TAGS: Chicago, Downtown, Illinois

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Roma, Italy
Member since 2019
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© Tommaso Berretta.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2019
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2019, 3:15 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Chicago, Illinois, United States of America