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Uploaded: 08/04/08 9:32 AM GMT
Truss Bridge
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This is one of the many truss bridges that lined the highway as I was passing through New Orleans this weekend to visit family. I thought about Pat Andre and Regmar while here and see why they call this state home.It has its own unique style with very beautiful areas but I also caught glimpses that still displayed signs of hurricane Katrinas wrath that hold many memories of despair I'm sure each time they're looked upon. Thanks for viewing and hope you've enjoyed.

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::100k_xle
08/04/08 11:36 AM GMT
Nice Capture Eileen.
You took this pic crossing the Bonne Carre Spillway area on I-10 along Lake Pontchartrain. If you'd pass this area two months ago you would have seen White Water Rapids running through this image. This is part of the Spillway area from the Mississippi River which was opened when the river became to high.
I am working a Seismic 3-D job in this very area as we speak.
What a Small World !

E J
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Ribbit ! Come on over to my Pad.
::allisontaylor
08/04/08 1:16 PM GMT
I like the cloudy atmosphere. Colors, details and composition are nice. Very small world.
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.Roseman_Stan
08/04/08 1:25 PM GMT
Nice capture indeed. Thanks for sharing it.

Stan
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::SEFA
08/04/08 5:22 PM GMT
A beautiful bridge and a beautiful atmosphere in this. Very nice work!
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::tigger3
08/04/08 9:17 PM GMT
Nice Image and I like how E.J. can pinpoint exactly where this is. I like the old truss briges and you can see them in Florida as well. YOu did a fine job Eileen and I hope you did enjoy your visit with your family. sandi♥
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life.
::cynlee
08/04/08 11:31 PM GMT
Such a poignant photo then. It is quite a nice image and almost looks like a painting. A gray day that you captured well.
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"Take it upon yourselves to be more forthright in your comments"* *Les (&purmusic)
::0930_23
08/05/08 12:34 AM GMT
I was going to tell you not to forget about Frogz (EJ) but he beat me to it. Great shot and I think I saw you in a vehicle from EJ's aerial photo. Great shot of the bridge and it does look like a painting. I think this song fits perfectly.

Tick
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I'll meet you at the edge of the sunlight, just behind the shadows. The Ghost
::danika
08/05/08 4:28 AM GMT
A wonderful atmospheric capture Eileen. Perfect angle & the detail is superb. Very well done.
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Best wide-angle lens? Two steps backward. Look for the 'ah-ha'. Ernest Haas
::doubleheader
08/05/08 11:09 PM GMT
wonderful image Eileen..Hope your trip went well..=D
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Live simply. Speak kindly. Care deeply. Love generously.
.kidder
08/06/08 6:10 PM GMT
Nice job capturing this unique looking (and long) bridge Eileen! Glad you made it back safe & sound! C):-)
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The squeaking wheel doesn't always get the grease. Sometimes it gets replaced! C):-)

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