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An early-evening shot of a very tall, narrow pyramid-shaped building taken from a low angle, surrounded by other smaller buildings. The low light of a winter sunset is hitting the building from the right, making it a warm gold color.
The Transamerica Pyramid at 50: From 'Architectural Butchery' to Icon
The Transamerica Pyramid turns 50 this year. But even after half a century, there's much about the backstory of this surprisingly controversial architectural icon that you still might not know.