Dome Lantern

Tammy M. Anderson Student 1/18/2013 4:30:31 AM

Amazing details. #1509643

Joy Rector 1/18/2013 4:38:37 AM

fantastic #10521169

Colette M. Metcalf 1/18/2013 5:28:36 AM

Wonderful image!!! #10521290

Sylvia Rourke 1/18/2013 6:13:20 AM

you've captured wonderful detail in the ceiling art, well composed #10521386

Sylvia Rourke 1/18/2013 6:13:22 AM

you've captured wonderful detail in the ceiling art, well composed #10521387

Christopher J. Budny 1/20/2013 5:27:57 AM

Many thanks, folks! #10523881

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Description

Looking up into the lantern of the massive dome of the Library of Congress. Allegorical figures abound; in the lantern's smaller dome,
a female figure in blue represents Human Understanding lifting the veil of ignorance from her eyes, while painted into the collar band
are figures representing vital contributions to the advancement of civilization, such as Rome/Administration, Islam/Physics, etc.

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 3/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 1/18/2013 4:04:37 AM

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