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Old Feb 4, 2007, 11:45 PM   #1
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Here is a shot of the outdoor swimming pool at Hearst Castle located in San Simeon, CA. The pool is maintained in pristine condition but is seldom used.

Scanned 35 mm negative.


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Old Feb 5, 2007, 4:35 AM   #2
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I heard quite a bit about the Hearst Castle but didn't realize how much money was spent on bad taste (totally personal statement).

It does look quite imposing and I think you shot goes a long away in making it attractive in a grandiose way.

Incidentally, I am sending this from Amercan Samoa - Talofa rather than aloha. The polynesian language groups do have some similarities.

Hopefully I can get in a few shots to create postcards.

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Old Feb 5, 2007, 5:13 AM   #3
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Wow, that is a beautiful pool! Great exposure and I really like the perspective! Kinda looks like the "Cement Pond" behind Uncle Jed's house in Beverly Hills.

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Old Feb 5, 2007, 8:45 PM   #4
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That's right Bob, the Beverly Hillbillies! Lovely shot!!! Donna
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