© copyright 2010, Robert D. Barrett
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Austin, Texas…

I really love Austin, Texas, especially downtown. It’s picturesque and the people are amazing! I have to say that the city has its own ‘vibe’.

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They’ve just completed the Austonian in downtown which is now the tallest building in Austin. I wonder if they let folks up on the top to take pictures or if you have to live there?

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My favorite building is usually the Frost Bank Tower. I guess because it’s shiney – reflects the light well. Looks like an ‘owl’ sometimes. I haven’t placed my finger on it but I’ve sure taken alot of photographs of it.

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Some photographs I play with in Photoshop or paint shop pro. I think I found a tutorial on turning photographs in to paintings such as this, but I’ve since forgotten where and how to do it.

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Austin when the sun goes down is another story. So much to do, see, taste, smell. There’s music everywhere down 6th street and it’s just so ‘alive’ and beautiful.

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I guess you can see why I love this area so much. It’s interesting, weird, beautiful, musical and just makes me feel like I’m at home. Thanks for stopping by again!

Peace, Love, and Keep Austin Weird,

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3 Comments

  • Snerdey

    Frost is my favorite too. I installed communication equipment on top of the service section of the building. What a view. It really adds a lot to the skyscraper view from the lookout on 360 🙂

  • Bob-O

    I’m planning on going Mount Bonnell and see what I can see- I know the 360 bridge is over there- would also like to see how I could get to the top of one of those skyscrapers to see if I can take a shot or two! :c)

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