A follow-up to my previous post of the A-Bomb Dome and Sakura at night, this one was actually taken earlier the same day.
From the Lonely Planet:
"The symbol of the destruction visited upon Hiroshima is the A-Bomb Dome. Declared a Unesco World Heritage site in December 1996, the building was the Industrial Promotion Hall until the bomb exploded almost directly above it. Its propped-up ruins have been left as an eternal reminder of the tragedy."
I tried different focuses - first on the sakura then on the building (posted as a workshop). I'd be interested to know which you prefer.
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pastadog (13111) 2009-04-01 3:53
Nice focus work Charlotte, in both shots, I believe this one as main post is more original, even giving a mood with the building back there defocused, regards, Daniel
Housegaijin (0) 2009-04-01 4:14
Hello Charlotte: a fine, delicate capture, fragile and resonant...
satinder (71) 2009-04-02 20:11
Flowers are not coming up brightly. Camera Flash should have been more powerful. Better would have been no flash at all.
atif_ge (700) 2009-04-22 1:16
Beautiful Capture. Great framing. TFS, ATif
- Copyright: Charlotte Dymock (charlotte_iona) (1111)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2009-03-31
- Categories: Ruins
- Camera: Canon Digital EOS350D, Canon EFS 18-55
- Exposure: f/6.3, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Travelogue: Desperately Seeking Sakura
- Theme(s): Hiroshima & Nagasaki, Hanami 2009 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2009-04-01 3:39
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