We Didn't Start the Fire

Challenge #26 in the "Breaking Glass" series. Hosted by CharlesB58.
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READ CAREFULLY: Research the lyrics to this Billy Joel song. Using your choice of the people, places or events in the song, create a COMPOSITE IMAGE which you feel emobies the lyrics.
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No we didn't light it, but we tried to fight it...
by Chris2J
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A typical scene showing a fire in a shackland township near Cape Town. It is a composite showing people watching the fire from atop a row of community toilets, while others are evacuating all their earthly belongings to save it from consumption by the fire. Most often, these fires are caused by dangerous illegal electrical connections or paraffin stoves. But the effect remains devastating...
Submitted: Sunday, 2nd January, 2011 13:28 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 31st October, 2005
Focal length: 150 mm
Shutter speed: 100/24999 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 200
Notes: Taken handheld in bright daylight from the N2 freeway. Processed both photos using Photomatix and overlayed in Photoshop. Three exposures of each were created in Camera Raw.
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