US Submariners memorial

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Comments (20)

InTheBush on May 27, 2013

Well that looks a bit familiar Lex...but I have never been here in the dark :-)))


Proxima1977 on May 27, 2013

Nice! Good work. L Warm greetings from Cracow

GasGasL€X on May 28, 2013

Thankyou Caroline and Proxima, its a little dark but a lot of fun being here before dawn. Cheers , Lex

Stuart Smith on May 28, 2013

It is a bit on the dark side but it does add a sense of reverence somehow... (at least for me)

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Krystyna W. on May 28, 2013

Ciekawe foto ! like

GasGasL€X on May 28, 2013

True Stuart it is a bit too dark but the night is darkest before the dawn! ,hello Krystyna, Thankyou for once again stopping by.. :-)

Lady Harley on May 29, 2013

You've captured the atmosphere brilliantly (no pun intended) here Lex! An excellent photo!


Cheers :))

jockswa on May 29, 2013

Sounds like a line from a Mamas and Papas song Lex. Darn good song this image..darn good. VNPL mate. It's a very special connection with that US sub fleet in W.A.

GasGasL€X on May 29, 2013

Hello Judy & Jock, cheers guys . It is a tad too dark but you cant win 'em all ... Yes there were US subs here in WW2.. My regards to one and all. ~Lex

longdistancer on May 29, 2013

Excellent exposure. L#07

John J Slovinec, Sr on May 29, 2013

A wonderful capture of the sunrise!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Like * Greetings, John

Cindy Breen on May 29, 2013

Hi Lex

Yes my Mum met some of them in Geraldton :-))

Nice shot...LIKED

InTheBush on May 29, 2013

On the Dark Side....yep...he is :-))

GasGasL€X on May 30, 2013

If you go down the dark side forever will it something something.....etc.. :-)

spencer baugh on May 31, 2013

Beautiful shot here Lex. Definitely a must seeing enlarged. Love the color, light, stars, and silhouettes. Best wishes!

GasGasL€X on June 1, 2013

Cheers for that Spencer.!

& on June 6, 2013

very nice photo !! greetings!! like

GasGasL€X on June 7, 2013

Thanks again & :)

Diane MP on June 23, 2013

Beautiful photo! And, thanks, Aussies, for putting this up for our boys. :D LIKE!

GasGasL€X on June 24, 2013

Hello Diane that's quite ok, it was an pleasure to have the GIs based in Oz during WW2 helping to turn back the yellow tide..

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 27, 2013
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    by GasGasL€X
    • Taken on 2013/05/24 06:12:10
    • Exposure: 25.000s
    • Focal Length: 22.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash