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Challenge #3 in the Richard's Series series. Hosted by Richard Butler.
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It's sometimes too easy to take the 'obvious' photo, and this is even more true when you're shooting a famous landmark or place. A standard, archetypal image of that location or feature becomes popular and these inspiring buildings and places of wonder become the stuff of postcards. This challenge is about pictures of buildings and places that people know, captured in an way they're not used to. Make the familiar and famous look unusual, expected and exciting.
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Coils of The Great Serpent, Serpent Mound, Peebles Ohio
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From Wikipedia: The Great Serpent Mound is a 1,330-foot-long, three-foot-high prehistoric effigy mound located on a plateau of the Serpent Mound crater along Ohio Brush Creek in Adams County, Ohio. The serpent is the largest effigy earthwork in the world. Scholars believe it was built by the Fort Ancient culture about 1070 for ceremonial and calendrical purposes. Maintained within a park by the Ohio Historical Society, it has been designated a National Historic Landmark by the Department of In
Submitted: Monday, 2nd February, 2009 01:07 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 4th July, 2007
Focal length: 40 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
Views: 720
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