Holocaust Memorial, Berlin

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Holocaust Memorial, Berlin

Uploaded: March 15, 2021 09:23:07 | Entered: March 15, 2021 09:23:07

Description

The massive, granite stelae commemorate those murdered by the Nazis during the war. Brightly dressed tourists, wondering the maze between the blocks, are an incongruous addition to the scene.

March '21 Contest: Travel/Place

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i; Shutter Speed: 1/125; Aperture: f/11.0; ISO: 400; Orientation: ; Date: 2021:03:15 12:21:17

Comments

Bojan Bencic level-classic March 15, 2021

Great composition, Oscar. The human figure provides a nice focus point. #1758389

Leslie McLain level-classic March 15, 2021

I agree with Bojan. Terrific capture, Oscar. #11883787

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic March 15, 2021

Great composition and tones Oscar! #11883792

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic March 15, 2021

Fantastic capture, Oscar! #11883801

Janet Criswell level-deluxe March 15, 2021

Beautifully composed and captured, and I agree with your text about the figures! #11883809

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe March 15, 2021

Outstanding capture, Oscar. Great inclusion of the person. #11883814

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe March 15, 2021

Great comp and tones Oscar... #11883823

Paul Coco level-deluxe March 15, 2021 1

Well done, Oscar. Wish I had gotten a shot this good when I was there. #11883827

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe March 15, 2021 1

You have performed with your photo perfectly the Memorial of the shocking crime of the Holocaust, Oscar! Great POV and composition of the granite stelae in memory! #11883845

Oscar J. Pung level-classic March 15, 2021

Thanks everyone! #11883848

Bob D. Hall level-classic March 15, 2021

Thanks for bringing back memories of this most horrendous tragedy in human history. The ability for man's inhumanity to man is beyond belief. Dwight Eisenhower was very wise when he had photo and film records made of what they found because some will deny it ever happened. Today some do. #11883861

Oscar J. Pung level-classic March 15, 2021 1

I agree with you completely, Bob. Those films are horrific and hard to watch but should be mandatory viewing, lest we forget... or deny. #11883870

Harvey A. Ravitch March 15, 2021

This is an important Message and Image Oscar ! This Can Happen again ! The sheer size and scale Say So Much , Incredible reminder and photo ! #11883879

Oscar J. Pung level-classic March 15, 2021

Well said, Harvey. #11883884

Terry Cervi level-classic March 15, 2021 1

I agree with Harvey as well. Its important to make sure one never forgets this travesty against our fellow man. #11883900

Terry Korpela level-deluxe March 15, 2021

Nicely Done Oscar! #11883930

Rudi Reiner level-classic March 15, 2021

Excellent comp and timing Oscar! #11883943

Gail Sullivan level-classic March 16, 2021

Very powerful image, Oscar! #11883987

Oscar J. Pung level-classic March 16, 2021

Thank you Terry, Terry, Rudi and Gail. #11884008

Elias A. Tyligadas level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your Gold Win, Oscar! #11895814

Paul Coco level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congrats on the gold, Oscar. Great image! #11895816

Leslie McLain level-classic May 01, 2021

Congrats on a beautiful winner, Oscar. #11895855

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Very powerful - Congrats on your Win Oscar! #11895883

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Oscar. #11895917

Dee Langevin level-classic May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your win Oscar with this very powerful and meaningful image! #11895936

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Many congrats on this moving image, Oscar. Well deserved win! #11895950

Bojan Bencic level-classic May 01, 2021

Well done, Oscar. Congratulations! #11895981

Terry Cervi level-classic May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your very moving win, Oscar! #11896037

Gail Sullivan level-classic May 01, 2021

Congrats, Oscar! #11896085

Bob D. Hall level-classic May 01, 2021

Big congrats, Oscar!! #11896121

Janet Criswell level-deluxe May 01, 2021

Congratulations on your well-deserved gold, Oscar! #11896129

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 01, 2021

Thanks everyone! #11896247

Rudi Reiner level-classic May 02, 2021

Congratulations on your gold Oscar! #11896315

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe May 02, 2021

Congratulations! Fantastic Gold Winner! ccc #11896472

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe May 02, 2021

Superb capture, Oscar! Congratulations on your well deserved win! #11896503

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 02, 2021

Thanks Rudi, Candice and Teresa. #11896532

Ujjwal Mukherjee May 02, 2021 1

Even after all these years, it's still so difficult in not be totally taken over by grief and pain when you visit such holocaust memorials across Europe. Congratulations on your wonderful and moving winning image,Oscar! #11896615

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 03, 2021

I agree and thanks Ujjwal. #11896629

LJ Corliss level-classic May 03, 2021

Excellent image. Congrats on gold :) #11896879

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 04, 2021

Thank you LJ. #11896970

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic May 07, 2021

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Oscar! #11897626

Oscar J. Pung level-classic May 07, 2021

Thank you Adilson. #11897641

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