Time Machine

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Proder on November 24, 2008

What is that strange machine?

© Douglas MacGregor on November 24, 2008

It is a large outdoor metronome which has dominated the Prague skyline since 1991. The arm swings backwards and forwards marking the regular passage of time. It is on the site of a massive statue of Joseph Stalin, which was unveiled in 1955 but lasted only 7 years before falling out of favour in 1962.

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Photo taken in Letenské sady, Nábřeží Edvarda Beneše, 170 00 Praha, Czech Republic

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  • Uploaded on August 6, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by © Douglas MacGregor
    • Camera: OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. SP550UZ
    • Taken on 2007/08/02 14:45:39
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 4.68mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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