Tim Kiser's photos with the parking lot landscape

Thorough provision of electricity.

Thorough provision of electricity.
Imagine these are palmtrees. The gravel area is a spread of white beachsand. The parking lot is the parking lot for the beach.

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In downtown Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, along the W. Scott Munn Riverwalk trail, nort…
Added on November 13, 2016

A huge dumpster enclosure for one puny dumpster, meantime over there there's another dumpster and it ain't even inside the enclosure.

A huge dumpster enclosure for one puny dumpster, meantime over there there's another dumpster and it ain't even inside the enclosure.
This being Atlantic City, nobody cares about the mismanagement of the space occupied by the dumpsters and the dumpster enclosure. Land areas are not precious around here right now.

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In Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 2nd, 2015,…
Added on October 23, 2016

Handsome shrub for a downtown parking lot.

Handsome shrub for a downtown parking lot.
Exploding green firework.

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In downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, on July 16th, 2016, on the south side of Albert Street East, east of East Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
QK201 Shrubs—C…
Added on October 16, 2016

Attractive lawn of parking lot adjacency.

Attractive lawn of parking lot adjacency.
If it's pretty it's not useless so the lawn's not useless. I'm an aestheticist.

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Southwest of Orlando, Florida, on June 24th, 2016, a view from the south side of West Entrance Drive on the grounds of the west hall of the Orange Co…
Added on November 21, 2016

Highway rest stop scenery of buslimo.

Highway rest stop scenery of buslimo.
"Buslimo" is pronounced byoo-SLY-mo. Buslimoes are tourbuses.

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In Tooele County, Utah, on June 3rd, 2016, at the Bonneville Salt Flats rest area on westbound Interstate 80, east of Wendover.

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Library of Co…
Added on November  9, 2016

4 good BB&T parking lot trees.

4 good BB&T parking lot trees.
4 was a good choice of number. I cannot name the kind.

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In downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, on January 3rd, 2016, trees at the northeast corner of West 3rd Street and St. Elizabeth Street.

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Added on October 12, 2016

Stripes liker.

Stripes liker.
There are 14 curbs in the lineup at the center of the picture. NOT INCLUDING THE ONES IN THE RIGHTHAND DISTANCE. They were fun to count!

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In downtown Owensboro, Kentucky, on January 3rd, 2016, at the northeast corner of West 3rd S…
Added on October  2, 2016

Favorite Toledo-in-November scenery.

Favorite Toledo-in-November scenery.
These ornamental shrubs have become unkempt! :-)

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In downtown Toledo, Ohio, on November 14th, 2015, at the northwest corner of Adams Street and 11th Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
SB435…
Added on November  9, 2016

Brilliant stripes of nonparking on a gravel lot.

Brilliant stripes of nonparking on a gravel lot.
"Just paint the gravel, man. You can just paint the gravel."

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In downtown Hastings, Michigan, on October 11th, 2014, at the southeast corner of Apple Street and North Jefferson Street.

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Added on December 22, 2016

Failure to park.

Failure to park.
Extravagant nonuse of parking.

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In Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 3rd, 2016, a former General Motors metal-stamping plant (operated 1930-2011) as viewed from the northwest corner of Oliver Avenue and South White River Parkway.

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Added on September  7, 2016

At a smalltown midwestern McDonald's!: Thunderclouds as dark as or darker than blacktop, full of hailstones as hard as or harder than gravel.

At a smalltown midwestern McDonald's!: Thunderclouds as dark as or darker than blacktop, full of hailstones as hard as or harder than gravel.
Regardless of weather condition, an empty McDonald's parking lot is always preferable to a parking lot full of McDonald's customers.

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In Alma, Michigan, on July 18th, 2015, on the grounds of a McDonald's on the west side of Wright…
Added on August 15, 2016

Ithaca, Michigan (population 2,910) looks to be mostly pavement and electricity.

Ithaca, Michigan (population 2,910) looks to be mostly pavement and electricity.
Which are you walking from your car to?: Robin's or the dumpster.

Robin's is "Robin's Hair & Tanning." Do not tan, it's cancerous!

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In downtown Ithaca, Michigan, on July 18th, 2015, off the west side of South Main Street, south o…
Added on May 13, 2016

I like it because the stupid-lookingness of it is comical.

I like it because the stupid-lookingness of it is comical.
The franchise owner doesn't realize people are laughing at the ridiculous sign.

Unfortunately the uplighting fixtures on the sign's appendages are light pollution. Maybe a local gun enthusiast could shoot them some night?

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In Gay…
Added on August 16, 2016

Parking lot landscape.

Parking lot landscape.
I assumed I would never see my car again. I took a last look, then turned and walked into the sand.

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In Muskegon State Park in Laketon Township, Michigan, on October 18th, 2014.

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Library of Congress classi…
Added on March 28, 2016

Tucson's "Badwater Pools" landform reflects the treetops of ornamental street palms.

Tucson's "Badwater Pools" landform reflects the treetops of ornamental street palms.
Dark clouds remind us to pray for strength and other virtues during troubled times ahead. For each gift I sought from my chosen deity, I deposited a Cheezit into the water.

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In Tucson, Arizona, on October 7th, 2015, a view toward…
Added on January 27, 2016

Active clouds, a variety of tall things, and a mildly elevated parking lot.

Active clouds, a variety of tall things, and a mildly elevated parking lot.
Unpretentious black foregrounds are becoming popular in the cities lately.

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In Tucson, Arizona, on October 7th, 2015, on the grounds of a Target store, off the north side of East Broadway Boulevard, opposite East Williams Circle.…
Added on November 20, 2015

Lineup of curbs & parking meters in a Tucson landscape with trees.

Lineup of curbs & parking meters in a Tucson landscape with trees.
Something I spotted while I was out PROWLING for FEATURES.

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In downtown Tucson, Arizona, on October 4th, 2015, a view from the west side of North Main Avenue, south of West Paseo Redondo.

We see the "Redondo Tower Apartments," er…
Added on December 18, 2015

A palo verde in a parking lot.

A palo verde in a parking lot.
It is not encircled by safety poles, so it is vulnerable to being repeatedly rammed by hotheaded male Americans in trucks, angry about fights with their girlfriends, slights to their honor, etc.

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In downtown Tucson, Arizona, on Oc…
Added on April  4, 2016