Postcards from the Edge
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There I was at Hoover Dam along with hundreds of other tourists walking the road across the dam (soon to be replaced by the new bridge they're building) when I saw that no one was watching me...and I was looking at the "DANGER KEEP OFF WALL" sign...and I was thinking that if I just climbed up on the wall I'd be able to hang over the edge and look straight down about 700 feet...and maybe I'd get a cool pic...and fortunately Brenda had walked off so she wouldn't see me doing this...and...and right after I took the shot I had this awkward moment when I thought good thing no one came along...and...
Canon EOS 350D camera with a Sigma AF 18-200mm DC OS Zoom lens
iPhoto B & W with a Picnik Collage
3 March 2010
In the Diptych photo essay.
Also by John Linton
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