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Crescent Park | Landscape Architecture Magazine

July 05, 2018  •  Leave a Comment

Landscape Architecture Magazine published a 16 page story talking about Hargreaves Associates landscape design work at Crescent Park in New Orleans, Louisiana. One of my favorite shots of the park, the Mississippi River, and the New Orleans skyline was featured to close out the article.

Crescent Park | Landscape Architecture Photographer Mark BienvenuCrescent Park | Landscape Architecture MagazineCrescent Park on the Mississippi River in New Orleans, Louisiana


St. Louis, Missouri

April 25, 2018  •  Leave a Comment

Kiener Plaza Park and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri.  Do you know how to get the shot you want with only the people you want in places that are filled with dozens of tourists?

Gateway ArchGateway ArchGateway Arch in Downtown St. Louis, Missouri. Kiener Plaza ParkKiener Plaza ParkView of the Old St. Louis County Courthouse and Gateway Arch from Kiener Plaza Park.

 


Baton Rouge Water Campus

March 23, 2018  •  Leave a Comment

Picture of the newly constructed Water Campus building on the Mississippi River in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Water Campus | Baton Rouge Architectural Photographer Mark BienvenuWater CampusWater Campus on the Mississippi River in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Lake Martin Sunset

November 23, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Kayaking through the cypress trees at sunset in Lake Martin, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.

Lake Martin Sunset | Louisiana Landscape Photographer Mark BienvenuLake Martin SunsetSunset through the cypress trees at Lake Martin in Breaux Bridge, LA.


Henderson Swamp

November 04, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Henderson Swamp in Louisiana during the brief period of fall color we get to experience. This is a great place to explore in a kayak or canoe.

Henderson Swamp | Louisiana Landscape Photographer Mark BienvenuHenderson Swamp, LouisianaCypress trees showing fall color in Henderson Swamp.


Architectural Exteriors for Antunovich Associates

November 01, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

I worked with Chicago based architects Antunovich Associates to create exterior photos on three of their downtown Baton Rouge projects - IBM, 525 Lafayette, and Onyx Residences.

IBM Service Center | Louisiana Architectural Photographer Mark BienvenuIBM Service CenterIBM Service Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Photographed for Antunovich Associates. Onyx Residences | Baton Rouge Architectural Photographer Mark BienvenuOnyx ResidencesOnyx Residences in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Photographed for Antunovich Associates. 525 Lafayette | Louisiana Architectural Photographer Mark Bienvenu525 Lafayette525 Lafayette in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Photographed for Antunovich Associates.


Commercial Real Estate Photography

April 18, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Architectural photography for a commercial real estate project. The goal of this photo was to highlight the anchor tenant in a strip mall, present it as a clean space free of distractions, and to show people shopping at the store.

Commercial Real Estate | New Orleans, Louisiana Architectural Photographer Mark BienvenuCommercial Real EstateArchitectural photography for a commercial real estate project.


Louisiana Chapter of American Society of Landscape Architects

March 13, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

The Louisiana Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects held their annual awards ceremony on March 13, 2017.  I was fortunate to have been involved with two projects that won awards this year.

 

IBM Rooftop Terrace by Ryan McKnight of McKnight Landscape Architects won a Merit Award in the Built Environment / Commercial category.

IBM Rooftop Terrace wins ASLA Award | Landscape Architecture Photographer Mark BienvenuIBM Rooftop TerraceRyan McKnight of McKnight Landscape Architects sits in the space he designed. This project won a Merit Award at the 2017 Louisiana Chapter ASLA awards ceremony.

LASM Yazoo Plaza designed by Brian Goad of Suzanne Turner Associates won a Merit Award in the Built Environment / Urban Design category.

LASM Yazoo Plaza wins an ASLA award | Landscape Architecture Photographer Mark BienvenuLASM Yazoo PlazaBrian Goad of Suzanne Turner Associates sits in the space he designed. This project won a Merit Award at the 2017 Louisiana Chapter ASLA awards ceremony.


Downtown Greenway North Boulevard Promenade

December 31, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

The Downtown Development District announced the opening of the North Boulevard Promenade and held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newest section of the Baton Rouge Downtown Greenway on December 28, 2016.  The promenade consists of a two lane bike path and a separate walking path in the median of North Blvd. It begins in front of the Old Governor's mansion and extends to I-110.

Baton Rouge Downtown Greenway | Landscape Architecture Photographer Mark BienvenuNorth Boulevard PromenadeNorth Boulevard Promenade section of the Downtown Greenway provides bicycle and walking paths on North Blvd across from the Old Governor's Mansion. Baton Rouge Downtown Greenway | Landscape Architecture Photographer Mark BienvenuNorth Boulevard PromenadeNorth Boulevard Promenade section of the Downtown Greenway provides bicycle and walking paths on North Blvd across from the Old Governor's Mansion.


Baton Rouge Fog

December 28, 2016  •  Leave a Comment