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Veteran's Day 11-11-11

Posted by
Bill Brown (California, United States) on 11 November 2011 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

--- National WWII Memorial, Washington, D.C. ---
The memorial honors the 16 million who served in the armed forces of the U.S. during World War II, the more than 400,000 who died, and the millions who supported the war effort from home. It is the first national memorial dedicated to all who served during World War II. I salute all who served before and after ---- Thanks for your service!

Canon EOS 5D 1/750 second F/8.0 ISO 200 18 mm

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Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

nice shot
well done
great angle

11 Nov 2011 9:53am

@Shaahin Bahremand: Thank you!

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I'm gonna leave the same comments as I did on another site with a similar shot "Isn't the human race stupid"

11 Nov 2011 12:39pm

@CElliottUK: That is one way of looking at it!

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Magnificent perspective and processing, Bill. Man, I wish I had thought of this angke when we were there ;-) Beautiful piece here, sior and thanks to you for your years of service sir!!

11 Nov 2011 3:03pm

@Denny Jump Photo: Thanks for your comments Denny! Also a special thanks for your service.

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautiful image to commemorate this Remembrance Day Bill! Unfortunately we still need to fight to ensure our freedom and liberty! ;-)

11 Nov 2011 3:45pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks Eric! It seems that there is always another war to be fought.

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Wow ! amazing wide angle scenery, I specialy like those clouds on the sky...wonderful compsition !

11 Nov 2011 4:19pm

@Lena: Thanks Lena!

LauraS from Chico, United States

A beautiful tribute to veterans, Bill I love this photo.

11 Nov 2011 5:31pm

@LauraS: Thank you Laura!

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Totally beautiful. A great angle. Totally takes in the whole memorial and I love how the Lincoln Memorial is in the distance. Beautiful sky!

11 Nov 2011 10:22pm

@Elaine Hancock: Thanks Elaine!

myky from Ontario, Canada

Such an effective wide angle view of this memorial...and touching words for this day of remembrance.

12 Nov 2011 4:28am

@myky: Thank you Myky!

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice tribute Bill

12 Nov 2011 8:09am

@Nigel: Thank you Nigel!

Ralf Kesper from Attendorn, Germany

An amazing sky!

13 Nov 2011 12:10am

@Ralf Kesper: Thanks Ralf!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A very beautiful shot and lovely tribute. Thanks for your service.

13 Nov 2011 12:33am

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve!

Canon EOS 5D
1/750 second
F/8.0
ISO 200
18 mm

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