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There’s fire.

Tribute to those men and women who daily place themselves in danger to protect and save that which is precious to us………

The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men. ~Henry David Thoreau

Shot taken 30th March 2008, North Island NZ

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  • Jeff Palm Photography
    Jeff Palm Phot...over 6 years ago

    Wow fantastic image!!!!

  • Thanks Jeffrey :))

    – Varinia - Globalphotos

  • Squealia
    Squealiaover 6 years ago

    Great capture, I always feel so sad when a house burns as so many irreplaceable memories are lost :O)

  • Very true, at least the occupants of this house were ok :) Thanks

    – Varinia - Globalphotos

  • MarissaBillings
    MarissaBillingsover 6 years ago

    excellent capture!

  • Thanks Marissa :-)

    – Varinia - Globalphotos

  • Al Bourassa
    Al Bourassaover 6 years ago

    Fire destroys hopes and livelihoods and many memories.

  • Certainly does Al, thankfully we have dedicated people to assist

    – Varinia - Globalphotos

  • VonMcKnelly
    VonMcKnellyover 6 years ago

    Fabtastic artsy/photojournalistic shot…so surreal looking.

  • Chipper
    Chipperover 6 years ago

    What timing! I don’t suppose you have a shot of that house before the fire, do you?

  • Thanks, have this one only :)

    – Varinia - Globalphotos

  • hilarydougill
    hilarydougillover 6 years ago

    Bless!! fantastic shot, but what a shame that someone is loosing their home, hugsxxx

  • Dreamscenery
    Dreamsceneryover 6 years ago

    cool shot…important message to the masses

  • Holly Werner
    Holly Wernerover 6 years ago

    As sad as it is this is a great shot.

  • Ravenor
    Ravenorover 6 years ago

    Excellent shot V..

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