Photo Essay

the steamroller as artist

ordinary snail at the cote d'azur (that is what he thinks where he is)

art is the process or product of deliberately arranging elements in a way to affect the senses or emotions. It encompasses a diverse range of human activities, creations, and modes of expression, including music, literature, film, sculpture, and paintings. The meaning of art is explored in a branch of philosophy known as aesthetics.

a steamroller (or steam roller) is a form of road roller - a type of heavy construction machinery used for leveling surfaces, such as roads or airfields - that is powered by a steam engine. The leveling / flattening action is achieved through a combination of the size and weight of the vehicle and the rolls: the smooth wheels and the large cylinder or drum fitted in place of treaded road wheels.

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12 responses

  • Helle Bolther

    Helle Bolther gave props (3 May 2010):

    I like this very much. Another kind of streetart.Sometimes I make collages to.

  • Simon Kossoff

    Simon Kossoff (Deleted) said (3 May 2010):

    Excellent, excellent and.. excellent.

  • Spectre Photo

    Spectre Photo gave props (4 May 2010):

    Love this..very interesting..

  • Kevin House

    Kevin House gave props (4 May 2010):

    Great to see this little gallery of your excellent street shots!

  • Pascal Fellonneau

    Pascal Fellonneau said (11 May 2010):

    wonderful set of images

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (14 May 2010):

    Exceptional finds and set!

  • Jim Hart

    Jim Hart said (4 Jun 2010):

    great set

  • Michael Risenhoover

    Michael Risenhoover (Deleted) gave props (4 Jun 2010):

    My vote!

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (8 Jun 2010):

    love, Love, and more LOVE - voted ~ !

  • Lise Utne

    Lise Utne   gave props (14 Aug 2010):

    I love your take on the world through your images, and this is a great collection! Interesting piece of text too, and I'm looking forward to the continuation...

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (27 Nov 2010):

    Very nice, love your pov, got my vote.

  • Paul Andrews

    Paul Andrews gave props (7 Feb 2011):

    This is good! Voted Senor

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