The Bean and the Bicyclist

© Ralph Velasco

The Bean and the Bicyclist

Wayne Brasch 9/17/2004 6:36:14 PM

Wow, very impressive capture Ralph. Beautiful colour, detail and composition. What is the reflective surface (Bean)? #169932

Ralph Velasco 9/17/2004 8:44:32 PM

The reflective object on the left is indeed the Bean. It's actually called Cloud Gate and is a 110 ton sculpture that looks very much like a giant metallic jelly bean, hence the nickname. It offers some great photo ops. Thanks for the comments! #788253

Marilyn K. Lincecum 9/18/2004 12:16:37 AM

Very cool picture Ralph! I love the colors. #788367

Isabel L 10/24/2004 12:12:39 AM

Wonderful capture Ralph!
Great colors and composition.
Congrats on your POTD!!! :) #865443

Luciano Imperadori 10/24/2004 12:47:32 AM

Very, very nice and impressive capture.
Congrats from Italy #865460

Tom Andersen 10/24/2004 4:12:28 AM

Congratulations on POTD, Ralph! Great photo! #865628

Sharon Stead 10/24/2004 4:20:53 AM

This is a lovely image ... which certainly causes one to ponder! I love it! #865636

Ed Heaton 10/24/2004 4:42:25 AM

Great capture Ralph,
Congrats on POTD! #865675

Deborah C. Lewinson 10/24/2004 5:03:02 AM

Congratulations on your POTD for this outstanding image, makes me want to go there..impressive capture!

#865730

Scott Pedersen 10/24/2004 5:34:30 AM

Excellent shot Ralph. #865816

Wendy Stevenson 10/24/2004 6:34:41 AM

Congratulations on this most excellent POTD!!! Wonderful elements you've expertly captured!! #865943

Cynthia R. Martin 10/24/2004 7:02:48 AM

this is so awespome, cindy #866025

Josselyne Klecanda 10/24/2004 7:40:04 AM

WOW!Great Capture. #866128

Gerda Grice 10/24/2004 10:36:29 AM

Super capture, RAlph! One of the best "bean" shots I've yet seen! #866567

Dale Ann Cubbage 10/24/2004 6:25:08 PM

Congrats Ralph! A wonderful choice of POTD!

da #867175

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/25/2004 6:15:52 PM

Terrific shot, congrats on your potd!! #869240

Kathleen R. Struckle 10/27/2004 10:32:56 PM

Awesome image Ralph!! Congrats on POTD!! #873775

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Shot at Chicago's new and highly controversial Millenium Park. It just opened so either it's 4 years too late or 996 years too early!

Uploaded on 9/17/2004 6:17:00 PM

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