Carillon

Uploaded: April 18, 2014 15:59:59 | Entered: April 18, 2014 15:59:59

Description

Within Arlington Cemetery, not far from the Iwo Jima Memorial, stands the Netherlands Carillon, a 1954 gift of the Dutch people in gratitude for American aid during and after the second World War. The tower rises 127 feet and houses 50 bronze bells collectively weighing 30 tons. The carillon allows for automated playing as well as live performances; Mr. Edward Nassor, carillonneur for Washington National Cathedral, also performs here.
04/14 Finalist - ManMade

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 4/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 17.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 6D

Comments

Michelle Alton April 18, 2014

Black and white and your POV elevates this image to higher plane. #1570446

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic April 18, 2014

Really great image Chris, especially on B&W! #11026097

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic April 18, 2014

Really great image Chris, especially on B&W! #11026098

Joy Rector April 19, 2014

beautiful #11026188

Christine Czernin level-classic April 20, 2014

Thanks for the explanation,Chris.
This is excellent, the perfect clouds add to the drama. #11026631

Chris Budny level-deluxe April 20, 2014

Thank you very much, ladies! #11026796

Sylvia Rourke level-classic April 21, 2014

Very dramatic, wonderful capture Chris #11027542

Chris Budny level-deluxe April 22, 2014

Thanks, Sylvia! #11027943

Michele Peterson level-classic May 30, 2014

Congratulations on this finalist, Chris! I love the drama of it in black and white, and such a cool perspective! #11055941

Peggy Pfister level-classic May 30, 2014

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Chris! #11056164

Sylvia Rourke level-classic May 30, 2014

Congrats on your finalist, good luck on the next round. #11056211

Chris Budny level-deluxe May 31, 2014

Thanks so much, folks! #11057328

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