City of Rio de Janeiro - Brazil

Challenge #3 in the Cities of the World series. Hosted by fotografiasol.
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Rio covered by the big gun
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Forte de Copacabana is part of pre WW I defense system for Rio de Janeiro constructed at very begining of XX century. That is the view from the twin Krupp 305 mm main guns complemented by twins 190 mm and several auxiliary gadnets (including then "super modern" electric searchlight batteries) all installations protected by 12 meter concrete walls...
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Submitted: Wednesday, 14th November, 2012 21:47 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 28th February, 2004
Focal length: 15 mm
Shutter speed: 1/80 sec
Aperture: F22
ISO: 100
Notes: Handheld camera
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