Frank Gehry Architecture in Las Vegas – Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health


While in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to take some night time photography of some Frank Gehry Architecture. One of my favorite architects, this building was designed by him and became the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

Though his architecture is different it is a work of art and I have this love for unique architecture. In order to get there, I ordered a taxi to take me and the taxi driver was totally clueless on why I wanted to photograph this building. I’m just a big fan and Love Frank Gehry architecture.

Architect Frank Gehry says he wanted a swirling stainless steel structure he designed for Las Vegas to be unique – to stand out from what he called “the cacophony” of high-rise casinos and condos forming the spine of Sin City’s sprawl.

Getting his first look at the nearly complete Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, he declared himself satisfied.

“It took my breath away,” he said. “I like the way it fits. I wasn’t trying to compete with the chaos around it.”

“I mean, some people may think it’s over the top,” he added. “I don’t think so.” And as far as Im concerned it’s LOVE at first sight. Frank Gehry – you are a a big fan of mine. I love your work. It is very different and that’s what makes it unique.

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While in Las Vegas I had the opportunity to take some night time photography of some Frank Gehry Architecture.  One of my favorite architects, this building was designed by him and became the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.

Though his architecture is different it is a work of art and I have this love for unique architecture.   In order to get there, I ordered a taxi to take me and the taxi driver was totally clueless on why I wanted to photograph this building.   I’m just a big fan and Love Frank Gehry architecture.

Architect Frank Gehry says he wanted a swirling stainless steel structure he designed for Las Vegas to be unique – to stand out from what he called “the cacophony” of high-rise casinos and condos forming the spine of Sin City’s sprawl.

Getting his first look at the nearly complete Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, he declared himself satisfied.

“It took my breath away,” he said. “I like the way it fits. I wasn’t trying to compete with the chaos around it.”

“I mean, some people may think it’s over the top,” he added. “I don’t think so.”   And as far as Im concerned it’s LOVE at first sight.  Frank Gehry – you are a a big fan of mine.  I love your work.  It is very different and that’s what makes it unique.

Photography by:  Lidia Carr Photography (copyrights)ImageImageImageImageImageFrank Gehry Architecture, Lidia Carr PhotographyImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImage

Wedding Photography by Lidia Carr


What can I say about Dalymar, Jason and the entire family. What a perfect day and beautiful memories. Love creating the story and even better that they chose me to capture their day to remember. Priceless. Weddings are very special and can be nerve wrecking all at the same time. You have to be confident enough to know that you can do this before you enter the world of Wedding photography. Wedding photography is something I did not choose to go in to; It Chose me! Why I shoot weddings is because the beautiful memories you capture and the fact that it’s not easy. This beautiful day was celebrated with pure love for family and loved ones. D+J-539

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Las Vegas Neon Yard


I was not in Las Vegas, but my sister Linda Williams was and found this Jewel – A Neon Junkyard. She took these photographs with her Galaxy and I post processed them in Lightroom 4. This just goes to show you what processing can do to your photography. Adding the punch of colors and character to tell a story of this old neon signage. I love anything vintage and now I have to go to Las Vegas and seek out this neon yard. What an amazing place. Neon Boneyard-500

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What Kind of Photographer am I


A lot of people ask me what I specialize in when it comes to photography. Well, I love it all and will photograph anything and everything. A photograph to me is not about being in a special field such as weddings, models, architecture, landscapes or anything else. My world is Photography and I will snap away at anything that I love and see. I guess you could call me a very versatile photographer that loves to have fun and bring forward a picture everyone loves. I have photographed many weddings, families, engagement and Love it all, but I also love everything else when it comes to photographing. So having said that – No I do not specialize in any particular field; I love to work in all of them. It’s an addiction and a true love of mine. Here is the Link:

http://www.lidiacarrphotography.com/

A Wedding Victory Style


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30It was such a pleasure photographing the wedding of Liz & Chris Field on board the Victory Ship in Tampa. What a great time. Everyone on board came dressed in vintage style and to have a wedding where the time period of the 1940’s was evident and truly creative. The history of the Victory ship you will find below and it is located in Tampa, Florida. I cannot begin to express my gratitude in being able to witness and had the honor of photographing their wedding all in vintage style. It was definitely one of the most creative events I have ever encountered.

Both Chris & Liz are also costumers and play a big part with being super comic heros – Captain America and his partner.

The story of Captain America is that in World War II a patriotic solider Steve Rogers recipient of the “Super Soldier Serum” became the…

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Lidia’s way of HDR Photography


I never play by the rules……but learn from them. Recently visiting Nevada – I was excited to find Eldorado Canyon. A photographer’s paradise. This series of photos I post processed using various techniques. Using NIK Filters FX Pro and Color FX Pro. Some will not like this kind of photography processing and others will. It’s just fun creating whatever floats your boat. To me it’s a huge stress reliever as the challenges that lie ahead with my mother battling pancreatic cancer. Doing this takes me away from all the worries and gives me time out.

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Southern Travels


We travel the back roads of Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama and find the history in the making. I love taking photography of buildings that are old and dilapidated. If the building could talk I wonder what it would say. The families that lived in the buildings and all that history. My husband and I have the best time venturing out and finding these old jewels. Such fun and excitement when I see a building with character worthy of photographing.

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