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Weekly Photo Challenge: Urban

The theme for this Week’s Photo Challenge is:  Urban.  My husband and I just moved to Lakeland, Florida in March after living in Tampa, Florida for the past 9 years.  We are both originally from the lovely State of Maine.  I already love Lakeland.  Although, it is a bigger town/city, downtown isn’t that big compared to the Tampa Bay area.  From what I have seen so far, downtown Lakeland, has both its busy and serene moments.  I hope you enjoy my vision of this Week’s Photo Challenge:  Urban.  To check out the Daily Post or to enter an entry of your own, click here.

Cafe Downtown Lakeland.

Polk Theatre

Kentucky Ave

Harry’s Seafood Bar and Grille

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17 responses

  1. Great post and shots!

    August 27, 2012 at 8:27 PM

    • Thanks so much!

      August 27, 2012 at 8:50 PM

  2. great series of shots, that old theater looks like a great photo op!

    August 28, 2012 at 11:14 AM

    • Thanks so much!!

      August 28, 2012 at 12:31 PM

  3. love the first shot…so befitting for the theme!

    August 28, 2012 at 11:44 AM

    • Thanks so much!!!

      August 28, 2012 at 12:31 PM

  4. My memories of Florida are Busch Garden, Sea World and beaches. This one looks like a charming little town which I’m sure is as rewarding, if not even better.

    August 28, 2012 at 3:20 PM

    • Yes, the more I explore the more I love! 😃. Thanks so much for your comment!

      August 28, 2012 at 5:55 PM

  5. Photo #1 Your husband, right?

    August 29, 2012 at 3:46 AM

    • Hi there. No this was a random shot and the gentleman in the picture is unknown to me. Thanks so much for your comment and stopping by.

      August 29, 2012 at 6:15 AM

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  7. I really like you Fresco’s! The perspective and composition. I would hang this picture on my wall!

    September 2, 2012 at 11:29 AM

    • Thank you so much Cedric! Wow, what a beautiful compliment. I am working on getting a website up to sell some of my work. 🙂 Guess I better hurry 😉

      September 2, 2012 at 11:31 AM

  8. Thanks for the like on my Weekly Photo Challenge – Urban

    September 2, 2012 at 11:55 AM

  9. The cafe shot in b/w really works…nice pic

    September 2, 2012 at 5:48 PM

  10. The Fresco’s shot is really, really nice. I bet you’ll be taking more of the Polk – it’s great it’s still there. What a change – Maine/Florida – wow! Looking on the map, I see Lakeland is inland – I spent some time wandering around the Fort Myers area & inland form there, and found it fascinating. Recently I moved from NYC to the Seattle area – so much to explore. That’s what I was doing when I took my Urban Challenge picture, and thanks for the like. Looking forward to seeing what else you turn up!

    September 3, 2012 at 1:36 PM

    • Thanks so much Lynn. I miss my home State of Maine but I must admit that Florida is starting to grow on me. That tends to happen when you let go a bit and open your eyes to all of the beauty that surrounds you. I lived in Maine for about 19 years total and been in Florida for 16 years. I have always wanted to visit Seattle! I can see by some of your posts that you are enjoying the culture out there. Thanks so much for stopping by!

      September 3, 2012 at 3:51 PM

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