Shooting up at the World

Challenge #35 in the Photography 101 series. Hosted by AussieJo.
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Show me a photo where you (the camera) have been on the ground (or less than a metre from the ground) and what your subject looks like from that angle
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Washington Monument, eve of 9/11/11
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from as close as security would allow, this shot of the Washington Monument was taken from using a gorrillapod on the ground, in an attempt to capture the awe of this structure! setup right beside, and along with, 3 armed guards on the eve of the 10-year 9/11 anniversary.
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Submitted: Monday, 12th September, 2011 05:12 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 10th September, 2011
Focal length: 5.1 mm
Shutter speed: 2 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
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