Where it all Began...

© Michelle Alton

Where it all Began...

Uploaded: July 03, 2015 | Entered: July 03, 2015 16:44:36

Description

This is a view of Philadelphia's Independence Hall, from a grassy area in Independence Mall. The Liberty Bell is housed in the building in the righthand foreground. Tomorrow Philadelphia will end a week of festivities with a gigantic "Block Party."

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 42.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Comments

Mitch Spence level-classic July 03, 2015

Oh, thanks for posting this today. Lets me remember the one time I got to see this area. Many years ago and on a business trip, so little time to photograph it then. I'm remembering that the Liberty Bell was, at that time, right in front of Independence Hall. Is that right? #1622931

Michelle Alton July 03, 2015

Well, Mitch...it wasn't always where it is now. But I have never seen it anywhere else! Or at least I have no memory of having seen it elsewhere. Must look it up. #11326759

Jeff Sielski July 03, 2015

Great view and capture Michelle! #11326773

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 04, 2015

This is outstanding Michelle! #11326893

John Connolly July 04, 2015

A great treatment of this image Michelle! Happy 4th of July to you! #11327163

Jeffrey R. Bange July 04, 2015

Beautiful capture and presentation Michelle, hope you had a great 4th of July. #11327252

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict July 06, 2015

Well captured and processed, Michelle! Love the people in the image, giving a sense of past and present! #11327731

Lindley Johnson level-classic July 06, 2015

I love the treatment, Michelle - very well done! #11328052

ALLEN O. HOWARD July 13, 2015

WOW! Very nifty treatment on a terrific composition! Excellent Michelle! #11330532

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe July 17, 2015 1

Oh my, how I do hope this piece goes further within this process. If not, trust that is not only a true 'study' of what our forefathers intended, but an excellent display of talent. #11332592

Emile Abbott level-deluxe July 18, 2015 1

A iconic historic location and great treatment Michelle. #11332941

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