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Arched Hallway

© Terry A. Stoa

Arched Hallway

Uploaded: September 09, 2012

Description

From the National Park Service website:
Fort Point has stood guard at the narrows of the Golden Gate for over 150 years. The Fort has been called "the pride of the Pacific," "the Gibraltar of the West Coast," and "one of the most perfect models of masonry in America." When construction began during the height of the California Gold Rush, Fort Point was planned as the most formidable deterrence America could offer to a naval attack on California. Although its guns never fired a shot in anger, the "Fort at Fort Point" as it was originally named has witnessed Civil War, obsolescence, earthquake, bridge construction, reuse for World War II, and preservation as a National Historic Site.
Photo taken September 2012
Finalist (EOD) Sep 2012

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/13 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS REBEL T1i

Comments

Katarina Mansson September 14, 2012

Superb repetition and comp. Lovely tones and light. Like this a lot! #1486379

Carol Quina level-classic September 14, 2012

Love the repeating patterns. #10322808

Joy Rector September 14, 2012

great shot #10322847

Richard B. Hallick level-classic September 14, 2012

I really like the side lighting and the disappearing pattern of arches. #10323106

Terry A. Stoa September 14, 2012

TFL Katta, Carol, Joy and Richard! #10323348

Marcy B. Reman October 28, 2012

Congrats on your finalist. Love thte repeating pattern and coloring of this photo. #10388942

Katarina Mansson October 29, 2012

Superb repetition and composition! Congratulations on all your successful finalists you got this month Terrie! #10389676

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 29, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS Terry on this wonderful finalist, WTG!!! <>< #10391866

Terry A. Stoa October 29, 2012

Thank you Marcy, Katta, and Nancy! #10393427

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 30, 2012

Huge CONGRATZ on the Finalist award, Terry. Good luck in the Golden round!

UB. #10393977

Terry A. Stoa October 30, 2012

Thank you, Usman. #10394596

Merna L. Nobile November 02, 2012

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna #10401320

Terry A. Stoa November 02, 2012

Merna, you're so right. It's a real treat to be recognized. I enjoy getting an Editor's Pick and anything beyond that is the icing on my cake. #10401575

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