SRV at Sunset

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    This is the famous Stevie Ray Vaughan statue in Austin. It's almost as famous as that little statue of mermaid in Copenhagen, Denmark (at least to Texans). It sits on the edge of Lady Bird Lake and I see it almost every day when I go on a run. In fact, I saw it today. We've had over a week of 100+ degree days here in Austin, and it's getting a little old. I'm not the young man I used to be when it comes to this sort of thing.

    You can see a few cranes out there over downtown. They are in the middle of building two more high rise condos. I've been waiting patiently for them to finish so I can grab a shot of the new Austin skyline of 2010. 2010 - it's pretty close - can you believe it?

    From the blog at www.stuckincustoms.com

    DEVENDRA PAL(AWAY), and 73 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. adric1010 58 months ago | reply

      beautiful capture

    2. bald_eagle1125 58 months ago | reply

      amazing!! i am a huge fan of srv and this just amazing

    3. Jose Ole 58 months ago | reply

      the austin skyline is ever evolving... good luck getting "the" one.

    4. WAPPY AL 58 months ago | reply

      A cracking hdr

    5. Joseche. 58 months ago | reply

      Beautiful treatment!

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    6. carolsLittleWorld 58 months ago | reply

      Oh nice one. Feels like home.

    7. rabidash* 58 months ago | reply

      cOngrats..
      Seen in ExplOre ..#..

    8. buttersweet 58 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called *ARTISTIC* Photosworld* TIME TO VOTE - PLEASE STOP BY AND VOTE, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

      really beautiful.
      srv - one of my all time favorites

      congratulations on explore >:)

    9. DaveWilsonPhotography 58 months ago | reply

      Trey,

      Please accept my apologies! I've just checked and I was wrong with the spelling. The correct spelling is as you originally had it - "Vaughan". I originally spelled it "Vaughn" and got into bother. Remind me to check my facts before posting corrections in future.

    10. Apogee Photography 58 months ago | reply

      Beautiful shot! I need to find that statue, I hadn't seen it before.

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    11. stevenarens 58 months ago | reply

      my hero. well done.

    12. Dr. Ilia 58 months ago | reply

      wonderful
      Wonderful shot!
      So wonderful please accept this invitation to

      Flickr Bronze Award

      Post 1, and award 5

    13. Vamsi Illindala 58 months ago | reply

      brilliant shot!

    14. Lord Emsworth 58 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Creative Imagery (Contest Open), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    15. Tony Crescibene 58 months ago | reply

      Awesome picture of an awesome guitarist!
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    16. Playing By The Sea 58 months ago | reply

      Wow... I love the perspective... Great image.

    17. mlsnp 57 months ago | reply

      A true Texas icon! Fantastic shot!!

    18. oriana.italy 31 months ago | reply

      Wonderful Work!
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      Thank you

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