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I gave myself an assignment yesterday: go to the last two criteriums in the Tour of Lawrence. A criterium, or crit, is a bike race held on a short course (usually less than 1km), often run on closed-off city center streets. Take one lens and one camera (I took a point-and-shoot as well, but hardly used it, so I’m not counting it). Wanted to see what I could come up with while Teresa and I weren’t drinking sangria at a sidewalk cafe. Cycling is such a beautiful sport: motion, strength, color and faces. It’s very intimate in that you can get very close and see faces. It’s sometimes hard to convey the speed and the power. Here’s what I saw.

I live across the street from a very unique artist–Nick Schmiedeler. I love his work. Henry is fascinated with it. People are always slowing down to take it all in. I tell them to drive through the alley so they can see the backside of the house. Check out some of Nick’s work:

Grassroots Art