The Arches

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The Arches

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 22, 2011

Excellent perspective, clarity and comp. Denny. Great shot. #1379296

Robert R. Goodman level-addict May 22, 2011

Hi Denny.WOW!!!That is some bridge my friend.I can say for sure we have nothing like that here.Beautiful DOF and great detail!!!!! #9422798

Monnie Ryan May 22, 2011

Impressive bridge - terrific composition and detail, Denny! #9422830

Carol Teal May 23, 2011

Beautiful bridge and great leading lines. Love the gulls in the corner, and I enjoyed the info on the bridge! #9423021

Michelle Alton May 23, 2011

A fantastic image...full of eye appeal. #9423146

Dayna Cain level-classic May 23, 2011

Your composition is perfect. Great job! #9423920

Tammy Espino May 23, 2011

I hate bridges so bad and Oregon is certainly full of them! A great capture, love the gulls :) #9424343

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 23, 2011

Great pov and capture Denny!! #9424464

Debra R. Harder May 24, 2011

I was just there a week ago, Denny!! This is FABULOUS! Love how you captured the seagulls in the image. Your POV and details are excellent too. SUPERB! Deb #9425624

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe May 24, 2011

Thanks very much everyone! #9426695

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Yaquina Bay Bridge and the bay marina.
The Yaquina Bay Bridge is an arch bridge that spans Yaquina Bay south of Newport, Oregon. It is one of the most recognizable of the U.S. Route 101 bridges.
The bridge opened on September 6, 1936, at a cost of $1,301,016. A total of 220 people worked to pour 30,000 cubic yards of concrete and fabricate 3,100 tons of steel.
The main span is flanked by identical 350 ft steel arches. The rest of the structure is constructed of reinforced concrete.

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Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 280, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on May 22, 2011 Editor's Pick

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