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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 19th March, 2010)

Nothin But A Hound Dog

Nothin But A Hound Dog
This photo was taken under the arches on the derelict viaduct, Brock Mill Lane.

Photo: Dave White  (Canon EOS 450)
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Comment by: alan on 19th March 2010 at 00:11

It is amazing how artistic some graffiti can be, yet others are just vandalism.

Comment by: gerald pilkington canada on 19th March 2010 at 01:35

same thing in canada

Comment by: Art on 19th March 2010 at 01:53

Good shot, Is it not Pendlebury Lane.;o)

Comment by: Ellen on 19th March 2010 at 04:18

At least it's amusing graffiti!

Comment by: Mick on 19th March 2010 at 04:51

Its very good but I always wonder where these graffiti artist get there money from to buy the spray paint.

Because its not cheap to buy and dosent go very far.

Comment by: Sheda (Singapore) on 19th March 2010 at 11:47

Mick, there's a place in Orchard Road, called the Xtreme Youth Park, where graffiti artists do their work on the walls there. It's free for the public to see. And these artists are funded by a charity organization. Anyone can make a donation for them to pursue what they loved doing.

Comment by: tricia on 19th March 2010 at 13:23

Hiya Sheda

Greetings to you in my particular Shangri-la !!! Miss Singapore a lot.
But Sheda, when I was there if anyone was caught doing this in other places it meant a public flogging and total humiliation...is that still the case???... there never used to be any anywhere else in the Lion City. (Temasek... I nearly called my house that )
Love Tricia

Comment by: COLIN HARLOW on 19th March 2010 at 19:41

Graffiti is another word for Vandalism, its horrible.

Comment by: karen costello on 21st March 2010 at 09:39

Good picture Dad, it must have taken quite a while to do all that.

Comment by: Sheda (Singapore) on 26th March 2010 at 05:46

Hiya Tricia, how are ya doing?
The rules are quite relax now, not so much of public flogging or total humiliation. However if you do it at places such as housing estates, you would still get caught and fined. That is why the government has built some parks specifically for these artists to showcase their talents.

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