The Presidents From The Base

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Comments (15)

Majid Salehyar on April 15, 2009

very Nice shot of the area

well done

Greeting from Iran

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Majid salehyar

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~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 15, 2009

Hi Majid, my friend. Thank you for visiting my Presidents. This is the state that I was born in and it holds very fond memories. I would love to live there except during the winter blizzards. I hope your week is going wonderfully. Thanks again, Sharon

PS I feel as if I am getting a lot of Overseas Friends. Reminds me of the Pen Pals I had when I was young, only with pictures. ;`)

Majid Salehyar on April 15, 2009

Dear Shaeurpo

We had a Discussion to my friend about this place, Can you Explain a little about that?

Are the new statues add to this place or not?

Thanks a lot for it

Greeting from Iran

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Majid salehyar

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~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 15, 2009

Hi Majid. Here is some information on Mt. Rushmore. I know that there is room for more if another President becomes Special enough to be put up there. Personally, I hope they never do add more. First of all, it would be hard to dynamite through Granite Rock without hurting or ruining the others. And I do not feel that any modern day President could do anything special enough. Maybe if a President got the countries of the world to get along and stop wars I would wish them up there for all time. Hopefully this helped. There was a special on The History Channel if you get that channel on television. Sharon

Steve Paxton on April 15, 2009

great shot you feel you are there by the shot steve

~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 16, 2009

Hi Steve. I was as close to the faces as I could get without getting Arrested. I wanted to climb up farther but Nooooo. Thanks for looking. Sharon

Mahdi Kalhor on April 17, 2009

all your photos are very well balanced.

You have lovely photos in your gallery!

My very best to you

You are invited to visit my pictures of 5*

Mahdi Kalhor

~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 18, 2009

Thank you Mahdi. I also feel that you have many magical photos in your gallery also. I have added you to my favorites area so I can watch your new work to come. Thanks again for looking at my work. Sharon

Norrel on April 20, 2009

I first saw pictures of Mt Rushmore after my dad visited this place in 1973. At that time I thought making sculptures out of mountains was a good idea, and didn't understand why this wasn't done more often.

~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 20, 2009

Hi Norrel. This is a great place and very interesting to walk around. When you see the true size of the president's heads you can't explain. I also think it is a good idea, but a very large undertaking. There is also a monument to Crazy Horse that I have a couple photos of in my gallery and that has been in the making for years and years because they do not want to use government money. Thanks for looking and have a great week. Sharon

samuelmartindelrio on April 20, 2009

Picture VOTED, such a nice shot. Congratulation for your picture and your Gallery. You have very nice selection of pictures.

Mine is no as good as your but if you want you also can check and if you like any picture you maybe can vote my April Context

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~~West Coast Sharon~… on April 29, 2009

Hi Samuel. I came back to vote for your Contest photos and there still isn't a vote button. Please let me know. And by the way, thank you for your very kind comments about my Presidents. Sharon

Dim Leventis #Visual… on May 2, 2009

Hi Sharon

Great shot

impresive image!!!


DIM from Greece

picsonthemove on October 11, 2009

Beautiful shot, Sharon, good point of view



~~West Coast Sharon~… on November 7, 2009

Thank you both for your kink remarks on my Presidents. This is a very special place to me. Sorry for the lateness of my reply. Sharon

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