Air Force memorial

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  1. nakedyak

    nakedyak TPF Noob!

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    This is a relatively new "monument" or memorial, I think it was finished a month or two ago. It's very impressive but simple, certainly worth a visit if you are around the Pentagon. My 17-40 was barely wide enough, but i'll go back when i get a wider lens. Hope you guys like these

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  2. LaFoto

    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Wow, this IS an impressive monument, and you say it is near Pantegon? Then it definitely was not there in April.

    I think you already framed it quite quite well here, despite your finding that not even the 17-40mm could do justice.

    Many photos and no numbers makes saying "I like # so-and-so best" here, but I think I like the second one of this series really much. That one apparently also shows in its b&w version, which I like, too, AND I like a similar version of it in the last but one.
     
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    nakedyak TPF Noob!

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    thanks LaFoto!
     
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    Alison Swiss Army Friend Supporting Member

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    The last one is my personal favorite. I am disappointed we didn't get to see this one on our visit to DC last spring. Thank you for sharing these!
     
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    Nice series, it's the first time I see this monument and I like what you've captured. overall I like 10's sepia treatment and 11's composition. Though I find the jet trail distracting in some of the pictures.
     
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    Nice shots. I like #5, #7, #9, and #11.
     
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    nakedyak TPF Noob!

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    thanks guys! happy new year!
     
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    Wonderful shots.
    This is my first time seeing this :)
     
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    nakedyak TPF Noob!

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    visit it if you get the chance!
     
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    nakedyak TPF Noob!

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    bump
     
  11. EBphotography

    EBphotography TPF Junkie!

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    Wow! That's awesome! This is very new! Wasn't there when I visited last may!
     
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    (Ghastly) Krueger TPF Noob!

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    Same here, I like the pics a lot... and the memorial was not there when I visited... another reason to go back :D
     

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