At the Wall

Uploaded: May 30, 2014 05:47:59 | Entered: May 30, 2014 05:47:59


My last post from Memorial Day.
Shot at Philadelphia's Vietnam War Wall of Remembrance.
The photo tells the whole story.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III


Monnie Ryan May 30, 2014

Touching - in every sense of the word! #1574675

Renata Gusciora May 30, 2014

Too cute, Michelle!Wonderful capture! #11055453

Val Feldman level-classic May 30, 2014

The photo does indeed tell the whole story...and then lingers with you. A very moving, compelling capture, Michelle. #11055531


Val said it all, I love this Michelle!

jo ann c. #11055535

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 30, 2014

It is Outstanding Michelle! #11055661

John Connolly May 30, 2014

A very touching image Michelle, well done! #11055907

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic May 30, 2014

The child, the wall and the flags all say so much and are indeed very moving. An awesome image. #11056019

Dianne Brin level-classic May 30, 2014

A wonderful heartfelt image, Michelle. #11056253

Terry Cervi level-deluxe May 31, 2014

A very moving capture, Michelle. Wonderful work! #11057318

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic June 01, 2014

We tend to forget that losses effect generations forever. What a stunning reminder... #11057677

Douglas Pignet June 02, 2014

lovely capture #11058069

Barbara Socor June 02, 2014

This image does indeed tell the story...A deeply moving image, beautifully captured.... #11058669

Leslie McLain level-classic June 03, 2014

Fantastic capture, Michelle. #11059394

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer June 05, 2014

The photo tells the whole story indeed, Michelle.

Very moving image. #11060163

Teresa Burnett level-classic June 10, 2014

This definitely touches the heart, Michelle!! Wonderful image!! #11063536

mary e. sydlewski June 11, 2014

very sweet. Makes you wonder what this little guys future will be. #11063841

Carol Quina level-classic June 17, 2014

Lovely capture. These Vietnam Veterans memorials are very touching. #11067109

David Van Camp June 18, 2014

Too cute! #11067861

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