Fort Barrancas

© Janet Fikar

Fort Barrancas

Kathy L. Clark 5/3/2009 2:50:53 PM

Very cool image Janet. Excellent light, comp and textures. I like your treatment as well. #1122710

Christina N. Seuser 5/3/2009 3:57:27 PM

Awesome image Janet, the texture and detail are wonderful. #7480637

JudyAnn Rector 5/3/2009 6:19:42 PM

Excellent image, Janet... VERY captivating with the texture, shadow play and incredible depth! #7480993

Janet Fikar 5/4/2009 1:08:44 PM

As always, thank you for the encouraging comments. It is much appreciated. #7484372

Susie Peek-Swint 5/18/2009 3:15:00 PM

Terrific comp and detail Janet ~ thanks for the background history .. looks like an interesting place to visit! #7534236

Dianna Murphy 6/19/2009 4:10:03 PM

Congratulations on your fine entry/finalist. #7650452

Anne M. Young 6/19/2009 7:23:02 PM

Congratulations - super capture! interesting history as well! #7652200

Eugenio Diaz 6/20/2009 7:21:56 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist! #7655426

Sharon 6/22/2009 3:06:05 PM

CONGRATS JANET ON YOUR WINNER!! #7666255

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 6/22/2009 5:23:36 PM

Congratulations on your win Janet! #7667050

Mary Beth Aiello 6/26/2009 11:56:23 AM

A well deserved Gold, Janet. Huge congrats. #7681110

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/19/2009 3:38:40 AM

Congratulations Janet on your Win!!!


Dominick #7866318


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Description

The site of Fort Barrancas has been involved in numerous events over the past five centuries. Starting in 1559 it was occupied by the Spanish and then it was destroyed by the French then was under British rule. From 1839-1844: it was under U.S. rule. In 1861 it was under Confederate rule. In 1862 the site was abandoned to the Union troops. From 1978-1980 Fort Barrancas is restored during an 18-month project and opened to the public as a National Historic Landmark.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/15 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 3200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 32.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Uploaded on 5/3/2009 2:35:40 PM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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