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17-AUG-2007 Jannik Lindquist


Copenhagen, Denmark

The building to the right is my son Sikker's kindergarten. When the so-called "Youth House" was evicted 1 March 2007 this were one of the many places around Nørrebro where heavy fights between police and demonstrators took place. A small wooden shred behind the second building to the right - used to protect the bikes of the staff and parents from the kindergarten - were torn apart and used as material for the burning barricades.

On the large building to the left, you can se a sign reading "Empire". Empire is a high-end cinema that opened here in Guldsbergsgade around ten years ago. One of several signs of the change of this end of Copenhagen from hard-core "working class"-area into a complex mixture of "working class", students, families with small children and various ethnic groups.

Part of Copenhagen

Konica-Minolta Maxxum 5D
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Yiannis Pavlis09-Oct-2007 00:31
beautiful light and color...excellent detail and a great composition.V
wernere0124-Aug-2007 08:38
One of the most difficult images to manage: An everywhere scenerie with a great dramatic touch. Bravo! v
fred_il23-Aug-2007 22:24
Love this simple but very interesting daily street scene
laine8219-Aug-2007 05:56
How sad to think these things happen. All are lovely building too.
Guest 19-Aug-2007 02:45
Fantastic exposure and composition! V
Phillip Normanton18-Aug-2007 16:18
You seem to have captured a more tranquil scene! I like the sky.
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