Adrian Nina

has been a member since May 2007 and goes by arcatera.

My aim, when I take a picture, is to capture the romance and beauty in seemingly mundane things - an old bicycle rusting in the rain, a discarded umbrella blown inside out from a storm, the face of an old man reading the morning paper on the subway. There is so much missed beauty around us, unseen in our rush to get "somewhere". I want to capture the essence of these unseen things, in the hope that the images will inspire people to appreciate the simple things once more.

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29 Mar 2011247 views, 9 favorites, 8 comments
In "Community Critique"


29 Mar 2011271 views, 17 favorites, 6 comments

Late Night Munchies

22 May 2009253 views, 3 favorites, 2 comments
In "Nostalgia"


7 Dec 20071070 views, 4 favorites, 4 comments
In "Split-second"

Never Grow Up

28 Nov 2007816 views, 15 favorites, 6 comments

Nothing like this

31 Oct 2007632 views, 1 comment


31 Oct 2007874 views, 3 favorites, 3 comments
In "Photo Challenge: Costume Contest"

Caveman Pizza

31 Oct 2007742 views, 2 favorites, 1 comment

Oh Superman...

31 Oct 2007963 views, 7 favorites, 4 comments

Don't go away

5 Oct 20071084 views, 10 favorites, 3 comments
In "Emotion Capture"

Noir Tar Sea of Brooklyn

13 Jun 20071041 views, 14 favorites, 5 comments

Buble Charm

13 Jun 20071176 views, 19 favorites, 6 comments

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