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The Three Soldiers stand guard to the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington DC. The 3 bronze figures were unveiled 2 years after the completion of the Vietnam War Memorial, which had been considered an unfitting memorial by some veterans of the conflict.

Sony DSC-HX1

My pictures are taken with a Sony DSC-HX1. What you see is pretty much what comes from the memory card, with maybe a touch of rotation and or cropping.
I probably wouldn’t be taking so many pictures if it weren’t for the camera. It has been worth every penny as it has captured some great memories since I got it in 2009.
Feel free to comment on any of the pictures. I’m all for learning how to improve.

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  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeover 2 years ago

  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderover 2 years ago

    Great capture, the lighting around this statue can be challenging, well done! One of the issues with the “Wall” was that it was in a hole, buried…. sweeping the sacrifices of Vietnam Veterans, in effect, under the rug. Nobody could have envisioned the dramatic effect and tone that the Wall has created…. A true memorial that all visitors treat with the utmost reverance and respect. To those who servered and are serviing… Thank you!

  • Thanks. Somehwere amongst the many hundreds of photos I took in DC, there should be a couple of The Three Servicemen at night. I will see how they turned out and may add one if they’re anything like.
    It’s only since I returned that I have really found out that the Three is actually a part of the Vietnam War Memorial. I didn’t know the Vietnam memorial itself had initially caused such bad feeling. Personally I found the Vietnam War Memorial most interesting and to me it is perfect in its simplicity.

    – Barrie Woodward

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 2 years ago

  • Thanks very much, Marie

    – Barrie Woodward

  • Peter Doré
    Peter Doréover 2 years ago

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandover 2 years ago

    Superb piece and capture here…well done.

  • Thanks very much, Derek

    – Barrie Woodward

  • ctheworld
    ctheworldover 1 year ago

  • Thanks for including this in your selection

    – Barrie Woodward

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