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Painted Ladies San Francisco

The Painted Ladies in San Francisco California. In 1963, San Francisco artist Butch Kardum began combining intense blues and greens on the exterior of his Italianate-style Victorian house. His house was criticized by some, but other neighbors began to copy the bright colors on their own houses. Kardum became a color designer, and he and other artists / colorists such as Tony Cataletich, Bob Buckner, and Jazon Wonders began to transform dozens of gray houses into Painted Ladies. By the 1970s, the colorist movement, as it was called, had changed entire streets and neighborhoods. This process continues to this day.

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  • Uploaded on September 30, 2013
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    by Deodato Lourenḉo
    • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
    • Taken on 2013/09/14 13:14:25
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 200.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 2.00 EV
    • No flash