Eighteen60One : January 24, 2009

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Model: Canon EOS 50D
Lens: Canon EF 70-200mm F/2.8L USM
Date: 12.22.08 4:51pm
Focal Length: 115mm (184mm)
Shutter: 5 s
F-Stop: F11
ISO: 100
Ex Bias: -1
Program: Aperture priority
Metering Mode: Evaluative
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Focus Mode: Manual focus

Eighteen60One

Comments: 2   Views: 382   Like/Fave (9)   Iowa State Capitol
01.24.2009
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Since the early 1920s, this large flag banner has been suspended by piano wire high in the Capitol's dome. The banner was the symbol of the emblem of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) and was painted on canvas by Joseph Czizek. Czizek painted the banner as a reminder of Iowa's valiant efforts to preserve the Union during the Civil War. The inspiration for the banner materialized during a Civil War convention in Des Moines. The banner was retained as a permanent decoration by order of Governor Nathan Kendall in 1922.

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Mark   01.24.09 7:28am  
Great detail! If people only knew how far away from this you were...
Colin   01.24.09 10:44am  
Only about 10 feet. Jason can fly, more so now that he has a 50D.

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