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Forum: Photos 10-20-2014, 10:42 PM
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Posted By asajernigan
To emka: Statue

Malgo,
The statue is located in the city of Troy Alabama on the campus of Troy University. The university mascot is the Trojans hence the Trojan statue. I graduated from Troy University (Troy State...
Forum: Photos 10-20-2014, 11:18 AM
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Posted By asajernigan
To Royaldevon: Troy

Bev,
Yes I did attend Troy University. I graduated with a music education degree in 1984.
Asa
Forum: Photos 10-01-2014, 08:31 PM
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Views: 453
Posted By asajernigan
To Royaldevon: Catacombs

Bev,
We did venture into the catacombs on one occasion. They are interesting but much smaller than I had expected.
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 09-29-2014, 03:48 PM
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Views: 480
Posted By asajernigan
To PaulVDV: Catacombs

Paul,
The catacombs are open to visitors, you can go in for a small fee and it is included on the Salzburg Card.
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 08-18-2014, 11:09 AM
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Views: 458
Posted By asajernigan
To Royaldevon: Salisbury

Bev,
We were not able to do the tower tour due to renovations that were going on at the time we were there. We did get to see the Magna Carta, it was much smaller than I had expected.
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 07-23-2014, 12:08 PM
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Posted By asajernigan
To fritzi007: Typo

Typo corrected!
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 07-16-2014, 08:02 PM
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Posted By asajernigan
To Waylim: Hello

I had a job for a couple of years that consumed all of my time and TE is one of the things I had to step away from. Now that I have a new, much better job I am glad to be able to participate in this...
Forum: Photos 07-08-2014, 01:22 AM
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Views: 430
Posted By asajernigan
To emka: Thanks

My job took much of my time for a couple of years but now things are better.
I am looking forward to being on TE much more often.
Thanks for noticing!!!:)
Asa
Forum: Photos 06-11-2012, 02:50 AM
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Views: 258
Posted By asajernigan
To edge: Useable

Roger,
The bridge is indeed useable, we had to cross it on our way to the next bridge that I photographed that day.
Asa
Forum: Photos 02-22-2011, 11:36 AM
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Views: 227
Posted By asajernigan
To Ricx: Why cover bridges?

Rich,
The bridges were covered to protect the wooden span from the weather. The ice and snow damages the wooden planks through freezing and thawing. The expansion and contraction caused by ice...
Forum: Photos 02-16-2011, 10:59 AM
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Views: 138
Posted By asajernigan
To csabagaba: Bridges

Csaba,
The bridges were covered to protect them from the weather. The covers help keep the snow off the span and keeps the wooden planks from freezing and cracking. They also provided protection...
Forum: Photos 01-28-2011, 10:05 PM
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Views: 269
Posted By asajernigan
To raszid62: Why cover bridges?

Joseph,
It is said that the bridges were covered to protect the planks and structure of the bridge from rot. Wood was an easily available building material but the snow and ice would damage the...
Forum: Photos 01-24-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By asajernigan
To Angshu: Tamron 18-270

Angshu,
I bought the Tamron 18-270 last summer and have used it exclusively ever since. The quality of the lens is as good as any that I have had. It has replaced my standard lens, wide angle & zoom...
Forum: Photos 12-29-2010, 02:44 PM
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Views: 159
Posted By asajernigan
To ikeharel: Murren

Ike,
We did go up to Murren and to the Schilthorn. The area is so beautiful, we hope to return some day for a longer visit.
Thanks for your kind comments,
Asa
Forum: Photos 10-02-2010, 03:12 PM
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Views: 232
Posted By asajernigan
To dta: Style

This is not necessarily considered British style, more colonial style.
Many of the buildings in the area are built in this style. The British, French & Spanish all ruled St. Augustine a different...
Forum: Photos 08-06-2010, 03:43 AM
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Views: 217
Posted By asajernigan
To edge: Deland

Roger,
That area has developed so much you probably would not recognize it now!
We will be in Daytona this weekend to meet friends from up north.
Daytona is always a fun place to visit!
Asa
Forum: Photos 08-04-2010, 12:26 PM
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Views: 167
Posted By asajernigan
To snunney: Lightening shadows

Stephen,
Lightening the shadows was a good suggestion!
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 07-22-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 294
Posted By asajernigan
To PixelTerror: Harsh light

JY,
Do you have any suggestions on how to better handle this harsh midday light.
I used a polarizing filter but still did not get the quality that I wanted.
I know that a different time of day...
Forum: Photos 07-22-2010, 01:52 PM
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Views: 169
Posted By asajernigan
To bona: Brazilian

Andre,
There are not a lot of Brazilians in North Florida but in the Miami area there is a large Brazilian community. Fernandina Beach is the northern most point in the state of Florida, most of the...
Forum: Photos 07-19-2010, 02:26 PM
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Views: 231
Posted By asajernigan
To bona: Xunantunich

Andre,
The site is maintained by the National Institute of Culture and History.
The entire area was well maintained and had modern facilities and educational buildings that were under construction....
Forum: Photos 07-19-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 134
Posted By asajernigan
To Urs: Thanks

Urs,
I will definitely check the WB settings on my camera.
Your comments are greatly appreciated.
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 04-26-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 180
Posted By asajernigan
To Paul57: Marigot

Paul,
You are right Marigot is on the French side of the island.
Sorry about that!
Asa
Forum: Photos 03-19-2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 289
Posted By asajernigan
To Nelu_Goia: Critique

Nelu,
I have made a couple of attempts using HDR but have not had acceptable results. I guess I need to keep experimenting with that technique. Thank you for your honest critique and suggestions....
Forum: Photos 02-10-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 129
Posted By asajernigan
To AiresSantos: Closed bridge

Aires,
The bridge is privately owned and the owner has closed it to the public.
The bridge has some structural problems and looks like it need some repair.
Thanks,
Asa
Forum: Photos 02-04-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 130
Posted By asajernigan
To ciakgiak: Covered Bridge

I can not find any info about this bridge being used in a movie.
There are many of the covered bridges in Lancaster County and most of them are painted red.
Thanks for your comments,
Asa
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