Before Harpa, the new concert hall and conference centre in Reykjavík, could be built, first another building had to be torn down. It took months.
Here a digger is being used to break down the graffiti-covered wall enclosing the top of the building, which used to be a parking lot:
Support columns with reinforcing bars sticking out of them, looking like surreal stork nests:
A digger at work:
Digital photos, Canon PowerShot A430, the last one altered by tonemapping in Photomatix