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The Bridge Operators View North

The Bridge Operators View North

Yup this was taken from inside the bridge operators location (why there are some strange reflections). I just happened to be there taking a shot looking north when the operator stepped outside to throw some trash out and we talked, I asked how to get access to see the inside and he said "You don't look like a terrorist - come on in!". I was very grateful and excited. My only regret was that I only had my long telephoto lens with me and not my shorter lens :-(

For a view north with the bridge still there see this image which strangely was taken exactly 3 years ago...

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Bryan Murahashi29-Nov-2012 04:50
Great shot and photo op. V
vatorman29-Nov-2012 02:26
A dreary day, again, and a landmark gone.
Nice that trust is still around too.
Coleen Perilloux Landry29-Nov-2012 01:00
Awww, the scene bridge is almost gone. Congrats on getting in. Did not realize you had so much water around you.
Brian with an Eye28-Nov-2012 23:40
You got the shot. Well done, Patti.
So what will the operator do now they have taken away his operation?
Tom Munson28-Nov-2012 23:36
Nice work, Patti, you were lucky to get inside the cabin!
Ed Preston28-Nov-2012 22:35
Haven't lost the gift of gab I see! Great shot from a place most of us couldn't get to!
Jim Coffman28-Nov-2012 22:11
You were lucky to get to step inside! Nice capture,Patti..
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