June 29, 2010

Skateboard Park, California

Photograph by Norma Warden, Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel

The curves and valleys of this skateboard park in Venice Beach, California, drew my attention. Despite the speed and daring of the skaters, it had a soothing effect.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

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