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#1951 John T Roberts

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Posted 13 July 2017 - 12:22 PM

After I took this shot, a couple from Florida stopped to ask me what building that was and when it was built.  I told them and they told me that this was their second trip to Fort Worth and they really liked the city.



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Posted 04 September 2017 - 06:31 PM

The annual Courthouse pic.

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Posted 17 September 2017 - 03:37 PM

September 16, 2017 Skyline Photo from the Amon Carter Museum

 

37099427536_a40e6b5054_h.jpgskyline-09-16-17 by jtrobert, on Flickr



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Posted 17 September 2017 - 06:57 PM

You will need to update the banner soon. Frost will have a bit of time in the limelight before 900 Commerce starts to rise.

Whats the furthest back photo you have from that angle? It would be interesting to compare over the years.



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Posted 17 September 2017 - 07:32 PM

Austin, I was going to wait until Frost appeared finished from a distance.

 

In digital form, my photographs from the Amon Carter Museum start in 2002.  I'm sure I still have some old prints from earlier than that.  I also went back and looked for some from other nearby points.  I actually have a scanned photo that was taken from the UNTHSC in 2000.



#1956 Now in Denton

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 06:31 AM

I had to share this picture I saw on twitter. I think Fort Worth looks so cool in this picture. https://twitter.com/...848823807553536



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Posted 10 November 2017 - 09:06 AM

That is a nice photo of the city.



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Posted 10 November 2017 - 10:27 AM

Looking SW along 121?  NW along 287?  Looks like it's an angled highway judging by the street grid.


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Posted 10 November 2017 - 02:32 PM

Looking SW along 121?  NW along 287?  Looks like it's an angled highway judging by the street grid.

I think so. If it were not for DT looking west that hwy looks to me like Jacksboro. It looks like it was taken with a drone ? 



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Posted 10 November 2017 - 03:10 PM

You think so.... which?  Read my post, I suggest two directions/highways.


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Posted 10 November 2017 - 03:24 PM

I know John (the photographer) he's really talented and a cool guy. Works at the Omni and often posts great drone pics.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 03:24 PM

Looking SW along 121?


It definitely is. The cross street about 1/3 of the way from the bottom is Hickory Dr. The yellow "Largest Inventory" billboard on the right side is visible in the Google Street View of the service road.

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Posted 11 November 2017 - 03:48 PM

I was going to reply on the location yesterday afternoon, but I didn't get to it.  JBB has nailed it.



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Posted 11 November 2017 - 06:35 PM

That is a beautiful shot.  That's a great quality pic to come from a camera on a drone.



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Posted 27 November 2017 - 10:18 AM

I have already posted this photograph on Architecture in Fort Worth's Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages, but I thought I would post it here on the forum.  I took this picture on Friday when the lighting conditions and the sky were just perfect.  It is a shot of two buildings that have been maligned here on the forum.  The subject matter is the Fort Worth City Hall (1971) by Edward Durell Stone and the AT&T Building (1926-1971) by Komatsu Associates.

 

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Posted 27 November 2017 - 02:24 PM

That is a real Alien vs. Predator situation there - whoever wins, we lose.

 

Seriously though, I prefer City Hall over the AT&T building. City Hall at least feels like it's trying to make some kind of coherent statement, even if it's not a particularly good one.



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Posted 27 November 2017 - 02:55 PM

.... It is a shot of two buildings that have been maligned here on the forum.  The subject matter is the Fort Worth City Hall (1971) by Edward Durell Stone and the AT&T Building (1926-1971) by Komatsu Associates.

 

Neither of these buildings is among my favorites, however you photo captured what qualities either has - linear perspectives.  Paired with one another,  the brilliant blue sky and the beautiful live oak provide a softening to the buildings so that the angular ATT and the low-to-ground/street make these buildings surprisingly tolerable.

 

I see and appreciate your ability to capture something that ordinarily is overlooked. 

 

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Posted 19 March 2018 - 09:15 PM

Recent skyline from 4th St bridge over the TRE tracks.

 

26039206937_2ed2f34376_b.jpgFort Worth by Micro55, on Flickr



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Posted 19 March 2018 - 09:58 PM

Very nice.  We've had some really beautiful sunsets recently.



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Posted 25 March 2018 - 09:52 PM

Chase Bank Building taken this evening in the company of Austin55.

27149648028_476fa36523_h.jpgchase by jtrobert, on Flickr

 

Here's 3rd Street, a few feet away.

27149673978_c7b333fe5d_h.jpg3rd-throck by jtrobert, on Flickr



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Posted 26 March 2018 - 11:46 AM

"Where is the parking garage?" :swg:



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Posted 01 April 2018 - 07:42 AM

I have added Mt. Zion Baptist Church on the main site, but I thought I would post the photograph of the building here.  It's located at 1101 Evans Ave., and it was built between 1919 and 1921.  A small education building was built to the rear of the church in 1960.

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Posted 10 April 2018 - 11:38 AM

Chase Bank Building taken this evening in the company of Austin55.
27149648028_476fa36523_h.jpgchase by jtrobert, on Flickr
 
Here's 3rd Street, a few feet away.
27149673978_c7b333fe5d_h.jpg3rd-throck by jtrobert, on Flickr


4th Street, a.k.a.: "Schwarz Row"

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Posted 10 April 2018 - 12:30 PM

 

Chase Bank Building taken this evening in the company of Austin55.
27149648028_476fa36523_h.jpgchase by jtrobert, on Flickr
 
Here's 3rd Street, a few feet away.
27149673978_c7b333fe5d_h.jpg3rd-throck by jtrobert, on Flickr


4th Street, a.k.a.: "Schwarz Row"

 

 

"Schwarz Row," I like it






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