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Old Dec 7, 2011, 9:16 AM   #1
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Default December 7, 2011: Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach

Photographed by Pam Wood from United States

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

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Old Dec 7, 2011, 10:01 AM   #2
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A very interesting choice given today. Wonderful photo and a stark contrast to the photos of Dec 7 70 years ago. The events of that day pulling the United States into WWII - 418,500 lives sacrificed. Total estimated lives lost between 50 and 70 million - or 2.5% of the world's population.

Millions sacrificed throughout the world - many of us not alive, but we have the freedom today to pursue this hobby and make peaceful photos of a beach like this because of their sacrifice.

Don't know if it was coincidence or plan to select this photo for today but I find it very appropriate.
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Old Dec 7, 2011, 10:06 AM   #3
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JohnG, it was a coincidence. However, now that you've posted this, I agree.
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Old Dec 9, 2011, 7:09 AM   #4
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Even the interesting landscape photo, but is not too exaggerated treatment of this rock? It seems unnaturally bright. I think that it ought to in this section was to write Anyway nice to watch.
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