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taking a walk on the Mandela Parkway in West Oakland
Oakland, California
Thursday, December 22, 2011

Here's my husband, Andrew (who is known as "alden" here on Fotothing) relaxing on a park bench in front of the old American Steel building.
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Jan 05 2012 08:19 GMT MargNZ
Great industrial shot Fleur . Hi to Andrew :)
Jan 05 2012 09:55 GMT sini
Nice shot!:)
Jan 05 2012 14:48 GMT wijnie58
Nice industrial shot Fleur...:-))
Jan 05 2012 21:23 GMT hans55 PRO
very nice picture ..must be great to explore this old building ..is it stil in use ??
Jan 05 2012 21:40 GMT bluesky
Happy New year my friend...nice catch of your hubby
Jan 06 2012 00:00 GMT potterjo
Lovely shot!
Jan 06 2012 00:54 GMT fhelsing PRO
>> is it still in use ??

Yes, it is! It has found new life as the Big Art Studios. Here's an example of one of the larger public art pieces that is on display in their outdoor gallery:
http://www.fotothing.com/alden/photo/434059e6dc91df3a6dade4eba8119eef/

For more info:
http://www.thebigartexperience.com/about.html
Jan 06 2012 08:08 GMT senna3
A great second life for this historic building!
Nice shot of Andrew!

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