An early Sunday morning foray into downtown Tucson resulted in photographs with fewer people and cars and lower temperatures. We strolled the streets looking for reflections in buildings and anything else that peeked our interest. Photographed with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ 28 and combined with two free texture layers from

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“Bicycle Bench” was featured in:
BENCHES/August, 2009
Top 10 in AROUND THE WORLD’s “Benches” Challenge/January, 2010


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I am a 60+ retiree who loves photography. I am active in the Green Valley (AZ) Camera Club where I teach several classes. Joining this organization has taken my photography to new levels. I consider my cameras and my computers to be my creative media.

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  • photojoey
    photojoeyalmost 5 years ago

    nice one Linda

  • Thank you, Joe.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Jan Fijolek
    Jan Fijolekalmost 5 years ago

    Nicely spotted and executed!

  • Thank you, Jan.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Linda Sparks
    Linda Sparksalmost 5 years ago

    Didn’t see that one. Put it in the bicycles challenge.

  • Thanks, Linda. Will do.

    – Linda Gregory

  • John Weakly
    John Weaklyalmost 5 years ago

    Pretty neat bench. Never would of thought of doing that with bicycles. Like the lighting and detail too.

  • Thanks, John. I thought the bench was really clever and the early morning light enhanced it with the shadows.

    – Linda Gregory

  • RicAlexander
    RicAlexanderalmost 5 years ago

    A great image linda, well done

  • Thank you, Ric.

    – Linda Gregory

  • aaeiinnn
    aaeiinnnalmost 5 years ago

    As a cyclist, I rather like this one. Have you thought of submitting to the ‘Benches’ group – could do with a bit of livening up!

  • Thank you very much. I used the grunge effect on this to give it more texture.

    – Linda Gregory

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1almost 5 years ago

    brilliant bench capture.. and yes lovely to have one capable of doing a ‘wheelie’ in our group…LOL

  • Thank you very much.

    – Linda Gregory

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1almost 5 years ago

    Congratulations this did ‘wheelie’ well! This lovely colourful work has been featured in the Benches Group



  • Thank you very much for the feature, Maggie. This bench was a lucky find.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Lilian Marshall
    Lilian Marshallalmost 5 years ago
    Whatever will they think of next .Very clever and unusual .Congrats on your feature .
  • Thank you very much, Lilian.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Susanne Correa
    Susanne Correaover 4 years ago


  • Thank you very much, Susanne, and everyone who voted for me.

    – Linda Gregory

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