Holocaust Memorial

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Holocaust Memorial

Bojan Bencic level-classic 3/29/2010 5:50:37 AM

Great perspective and description, Renata. Impressive place. #1253239

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 3/29/2010 6:26:18 AM

Fantastic depth, tones and clarity, Renata. Great info too. #8493268

Mariann Kovats level-classic 3/29/2010 6:28:30 AM

Wonderful lines, perspective and details, Renata! #8493280

Rony Sagy 3/29/2010 7:24:19 AM

Very dramatic, Ranata, and thanks for taking me to this memorial, especially as we are approaching Yom Hashoa. It is very meaningful to me. #8493453

Jeff Robinson level-classic 3/29/2010 8:26:57 AM

Outstanding and a very powerful image Renata - Great presentation! Jeff #8493713

Tiia Vissak level-classic 3/29/2010 8:34:42 AM

great tones, details & framing! #8493776

Hal Bambrick level-classic 3/29/2010 9:31:34 AM

Very Respectful Capture and Description! #8493978

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 3/29/2010 9:57:11 AM


Wow what a picture,nice details, colors and a amazing capture.

Ysa... #8494064

John Connolly level-classic 3/29/2010 12:49:07 PM

A marvelous capture with excellent perspective and DOF Renata! Thank you for sharing the history of this imposing structure! #8494543

Joanna Madloch 3/29/2010 2:40:44 PM

Great perspective and color, Renata. Very well done! #8494842

Patti Coblentz level-classic 3/29/2010 5:29:24 PM

Incredible POV, textures, composition, DOF...a very powerful composition and meaningful image, Renata!!!

Patti #8495209

David Phalen 3/29/2010 6:15:45 PM

A fantastic capture of a powerful and beautiful memorial!! #8495420

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 3/29/2010 6:34:34 PM

The info is absolutely fascinating, Renata! I learn so much from you!
Wonderful tones, detail, clarity, perspective,lines, comp & lighting! Amazing work again indeed! WTG! #8495521

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 3/29/2010 6:56:46 PM

Beautiful capture! Any wedding date yet? #8495653

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 3/29/2010 10:50:57 PM

Terrific shot, Renata! #8496164

Barbara Waldoch 3/30/2010 6:19:40 AM

Fitting tribute to those who suffered. Great way to never forget. great capture here Renata.

Brian #8497104

Renata Gusciora 3/30/2010 7:21:39 AM

Shelly,we got married on 16th of January.:-) #8497351

Douglas Pignet 4/18/2010 5:31:57 PM

Congrats on your finalist...Well done #8543972

Rolando Rosito 4/18/2010 5:35:47 PM

Congratulations Renata, wonderful finalist! #8543996

Michael G. Marshall 4/18/2010 7:25:15 PM

Powerful image and finalist, Renata! Congratulations! Michael #8545086

Mariann Kovats level-classic 4/18/2010 7:26:01 PM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, Renata! Very well deserved! #8545090

Erica Murphy level-classic 4/18/2010 7:27:04 PM

Congratulations on this moving finalist Renata! #8545103

Patti Coblentz level-classic 4/18/2010 8:08:18 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Renata!!

Patti #8545495

Sherran Andersen level-classic 4/18/2010 8:10:22 PM

Congrats. #8545534

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/18/2010 8:31:39 PM

Incredible capture of this most moving monument Renata!! Congratulations! #8545773

Jennifer L. Alder 4/18/2010 8:51:09 PM

Congrats, Renata, on this terrific finalist capture :) #8545939

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/18/2010 10:38:05 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Renata! #8546434

ROLAN NARMAN 4/18/2010 10:43:59 PM

Big Congrats on your fantastic finalist Renata! #8546448

Brett Dolsen 4/19/2010 12:13:02 AM

Amazing image and story Renata!Congratulations! #8546843

Joao Martinho 4/19/2010 12:38:49 AM

Congratulations for this great finalist, Renata! #8546901

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/19/2010 3:43:23 AM

CONGRATULATIONS...on your wonderful Finalist, Renata!

UB. #8547216

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 4/19/2010 4:11:00 AM

AWESOME! Congratulations,Renata!! #8547307

Boyd L. Alexander 4/19/2010 4:58:11 AM

CONGRATULATIONS...on your wonderful Finalist Renata! Good luck in the next round!! #8547561

Beverley Scott 4/19/2010 5:17:54 AM

Congratulations, Renata, on this powerful finalist! #8547716

Luigi Di Serio 4/19/2010 5:52:00 AM

Congrats... this is just fantastic. Amazing leading lines! #8547975

Linda Blair 4/19/2010 6:04:49 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!!!!!!!! #8548096

Linda Blair 4/19/2010 7:06:21 AM

A very big congrats for you Finalist pick Renata on one of my favorite images from you. This is a very special and fitting tribute of history.

Brian #8548565

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 4/19/2010 8:08:17 AM

Very touching.....Congrats! #8548938

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic 4/19/2010 8:11:38 AM


WOW big CONGRATULATIONS on this very special photo.

Ysa... #8548960

Mitch Spence level-classic 4/19/2010 8:27:22 AM

It's an amazing image, Renata. Congratulations on your finalist. #8549061

Sarah G 4/19/2010 8:49:32 AM

And you got TWO this month. CONGRATS to you too!! They are both awesome images. #8549200

Melissa G. Meiselman 4/19/2010 8:49:48 AM

Big congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!! #8549202

Tiia Vissak 4/19/2010 9:15:45 AM

Congratulations! #8549427

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 4/19/2010 9:27:40 AM

As always, your work is impressive. Congratulations! #8549505

Ann Myers 4/19/2010 10:32:34 AM

Renata, Congratulations on your capturing finalists!! #8549799

Daniella Puente 4/19/2010 11:22:53 AM

Great capture Renata! congrats :)) #8550112

John Connolly 4/19/2010 1:51:53 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist award, Renata, this is well deserved indeed! #8550855

Anita Hogue 4/19/2010 1:58:47 PM

WOW, awesome perspective and textures, Renata! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! #8550883

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 4/19/2010 3:28:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Renata! WTG! #8551293

Jeana Clark 4/19/2010 4:52:11 PM

This is incredible Renata...
What an awesome Finalist!
Many congratulations!!!!

~J~ #8551632

Sam Britt 4/19/2010 5:53:18 PM

Congratulations, Renata! #8551872

Leslie McLain level-classic 4/19/2010 6:55:33 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist. #8552152

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic 4/19/2010 7:05:02 PM

Congratulations on your amazing finalist.
JP #8552196

Renata Gusciora 4/20/2010 6:57:11 AM

Thank you very much!!!:-) #8553861

Alex T. Mizuno 4/20/2010 12:28:49 PM

Great perspective of this impressive memorial! Congratulations on your Finalist Renata!!! #8554746

Alex T. Mizuno 4/20/2010 3:12:47 PM

Great Job Renata. I am so very happy for you.. Out of all the people I was rooting for to win it was this image I wanted you to win GOLD for.

Brian #8555149

Jessica Jenney level-classic 4/20/2010 3:34:57 PM

Conratulations, Renata on your beautiful and well deserved win! #8555242

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/20/2010 3:41:33 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding winner Renata! #8555275

Patti Coblentz level-classic 4/20/2010 3:43:53 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding winner, Renata!!

Patti #8555286

Joanna Madloch 4/20/2010 4:14:47 PM

Renata, congrats on your win! #8555412

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 4/20/2010 4:29:37 PM

Big congrats on this wonderful winning shot! #8555509

Rolando Rosito level-classic 4/20/2010 4:41:47 PM

Congratulations Renata, great winner!! #8555579

Anita Hogue 4/20/2010 4:59:03 PM

So stunning, Renata! A big congratulations for your win! #8555660

Michelle Alton 4/20/2010 5:18:03 PM

I don't know how I missed this when you entered it, Renata. It's breath taking and a well deserved winner! #8555781

Mariann Kovats level-classic 4/20/2010 6:33:36 PM

Congratulations on your awesome win, Renata! Breath taking! #8556127

ROLAN NARMAN 4/20/2010 6:43:34 PM

Huge Congrats on this fantastic winner Renata! #8556178

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 4/20/2010 7:59:08 PM

Heyyyyy Renata, CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible Winner! WTG! #8556378

Sam Britt 4/20/2010 8:08:21 PM

Big Congrats on your win, Renata! #8556404

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic 4/20/2010 9:43:18 PM

The terrific Win is appropriate for this impressive structure. Congrats! #8556606

David Van Camp 4/20/2010 9:54:04 PM

Oh, so awesome, wonderful and well deserved, honey!! I love you so!! :* #8556617

Tommy E. Burgess 4/21/2010 12:32:09 AM

Huge congratulations on your fantastic winner Renata!! #8556911

Bojan Bencic level-classic 4/21/2010 1:08:32 AM

Congratulations on your win, Renata! WTG #8556989

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/21/2010 3:13:09 AM

Huge CONGRATZ. on this outstanding Winner, Renata!!!

UB. #8557152

Renata Gusciora 4/21/2010 6:30:05 AM

Thank you everybody for all your comments!!!:-)I'm surely happy with this winner!!!:-) #8557715

Margaret R. Barry 4/21/2010 7:14:16 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding winner, Renata! #8557834

Carol L. Fowler 4/21/2010 8:23:00 AM

Congrats on the Winner! #8558032

Tiia Vissak 4/21/2010 8:31:29 AM

Congratulations! #8558079

Debra R. Harder 4/21/2010 9:09:15 AM

This is an outstanding image, Renata! So happy to see you win GOLD here. Huge congratulations! This one is going right into my favorites!!! Deb #8558284

David Phalen 4/21/2010 9:11:08 AM

BIG Congrats on a well deserved Winner!! #8558295

Rona L. Schwarz 4/21/2010 10:11:50 AM

Wonderful Winner, Renata! Fantastic perspective, tones, and textures. Thank you for this powerful composition - it is very meaningful to me. Congratulations! #8558599

Sharon Sawyer 4/21/2010 11:15:17 AM

Renata, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding SECOND Place Win!!! #8558804

Mike Clime 4/21/2010 11:31:38 AM

Congratulations on your winner! #8558882

maria Warren 4/21/2010 12:01:44 PM

Big congrats this is awesome!!!! #8558960

David M. Montero 4/21/2010 2:25:45 PM

Thank you Renata for sharing this powerful yet wonderful image. It's important we don't forget and you helped to preserve that. Congratulations on a well deserved winner! #8559324

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 4/21/2010 10:08:29 PM

HUGE congratulations,Renata!! #8560326

Erica Murphy level-classic 4/22/2010 5:09:09 PM

So happy to see this win Renata! It's so moving. #8562672

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 4/22/2010 6:46:32 PM

Congratulations on the Gold Renata!


jo ann c. #8562927

Laura E. Swan level-classic 4/22/2010 7:09:50 PM

Wow! Renata! Amazing to read about. So sad. Glad there is a place like this however that makes us all slow down ad ponder what really happened there.

So glad this won Gold. Congratulations on such a well done and well reported image. Having a moment of silence here at home for this place and what it means.

-Laura #8562994

Diane L. Thomas 4/24/2010 12:59:59 AM

Wonderful image. Thanks for the info about this scene. Congrats on a great find. #8565801

Rony Sagy 4/26/2010 10:44:15 AM

Huge congratulations, Renata. This is an awesome win. #8570811

Renata Gusciora 4/27/2010 5:49:05 AM

Thank you everybody!!!:-) #8573053

Anna M. Halasz 4/28/2010 6:03:23 PM

Amazing ! ~A~ #8576919

Renata Gusciora 4/29/2010 5:10:51 AM

Dzieki,Anna!!!:-) #8577884

Karen Slagle 4/30/2010 10:29:50 AM

Outstanding image and effects, Renata, and a sad reminder of our not too distant past. #8580780

Renata Gusciora 4/30/2010 1:17:51 PM

Thank you,Karen!!!:-) #8580942

Rony Sagy 5/2/2010 9:02:40 AM

Huge congratulations on this win. Super photo. #8584024

Renata Gusciora 5/2/2010 10:37:52 AM

Thanks,Rony!!!:-) #8584146

Nick Lagos 5/15/2010 3:29:24 AM

You always have a great sense of perspective and framing Renata.. a wonderful gift... #8612905

Renata Gusciora 5/18/2010 10:29:39 AM

Thank you,Nick!!!:-) #8619817

Anna Krukowska 6/20/2010 5:23:27 PM

Amazing capture. Very strong - graphically and emotionally. #8707090

Renata Gusciora 7/2/2010 5:17:07 PM

Thank you Aniu!!!:-) #8730926

Richard D. Love 7/7/2010 7:48:33 AM

Wow! Wonderful perspective with excellent lines. So well done, especially considering the location.

Rick #8740379

Renata Gusciora 7/7/2013 7:41:15 AM

Thank you Richard!!!:-) #10759162

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Designed by architect Peter Eisenman and engineer Buro Happold,the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe consists of a 19,000 square meter (4.7 acre) site covered with 2,711 concrete slabs or "stelae", one for each page of the Talmud arranged in a grid pattern on a sloping field.The stelae are 2.38m (7.8') long and vary in height from 0.2 m to 4.8m (8" to 15'9"). Building began on April 1, 2003 and was finished on December 15, 2004. It was inaugurated on May 10, 2005, sixty years after the end of World War II, and opened to the public two days later.
Berlin, Germany.

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