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Republic of Councils Monument

Republic of Councils Monument

This monumental sculpture is titled “Republic of Councils Monument” and was cast in bronze in 1969 based on a 1919 revolutionary poster. I liked this capture with the tourist in it (unlike usual!) as she gives an idea of the enormous size of this piece.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/100s f/9.0 at 52.0mm iso200 full exif

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Graeme21-Nov-2012 10:20
A fantastic and energetic statue that seems to be running with all guns blazing, Helen. Very oversized and mind provoking! BV
Walter O. Koenig12-Nov-2012 16:47
Great composition with the arch and this statue leaping into the frame. "V"
Jeff Real12-Nov-2012 14:19
A super composition with this excellent and interesting framing ~V~
Zoltán Balogh11-Nov-2012 15:02
What a clever compo, hats off! V
janescottcumming11-Nov-2012 02:08
Loved the way you framed this one! V
J S Quesada10-Nov-2012 23:34
Excellent framing! Somehow it is a bit scary... from this angle it seem that he is coming running at full speed and I am not so sure if he has friendly intentions. V
Mairéad10-Nov-2012 21:49
Very well framed - certainly a most imposing statue. V
Marisa D.L.10-Nov-2012 20:35
A very effective composition.
joseantonio10-Nov-2012 20:25
I love framings and this one is just perfect...V.
Colin Storey10-Nov-2012 20:22
Great monument and perfectly framed. v