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PhotoHunt theme for the week beginning 2nd March is ‘Steel’

Seeing the forces involved to bend steel from the New York World Trade Centre, USA terrorism attack at a memorial to Firefighters in Christchurch, New Zealand was a sobering and awe filled visit.

NZ 2005 Bookcrossing ConventionThese steel girders were surreal in showing the forces of terrorism

Tribute to FirefightersTribute to Firefighters

Tribute sculpture viewed across the riverSeveral pieces of the World Trade Centre steel pieces were in the park

Tribute to Firefighters signThis sculpture “Tribute to Firefighters” was created by Christchurch artist Graham Bennet

Steel yourself to leave a comment

Click on the pictures to view the original on flickr

About the PhotoHunt

The Saturday PhotoHunt is a photography blog “meme” that was started in March 2006

To play, you simply post a photo on your own blog that represents the theme. These are snapshots that you might have taken on a trip, with your family, or in your home. It is important to use only your own photos.

We are not professional photographers . . . although some are. We are bloggers who are having fun with different themes and sharing our photography. You can see more PhotoHunt entries at Whistlestop PhotoHunt and on Facebook

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9 Responses

  1. Vane   Não são simples vigas de aço, há um contexto histórico oculto nelas. Um abraço!
    March 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am   #  

  2. Sue St Clair   A fitting remembrance for such a tragic event. Great take on the theme.
    March 4th, 2013 at 1:15 am   #  

  3. Jerry   WOW. I had no idea that pieces were shipped around the world - what a great way to remember the evil that was done and pay tribute to the victims. Great shot for this week's theme. Have a super weekend.
    March 3rd, 2013 at 11:53 pm   #  

  4. bing   steel pieces of sad memories...
    March 3rd, 2013 at 2:33 am   #  

  5. Carver   Great monument to feature this week.
    March 2nd, 2013 at 11:43 pm   #  

  6. Tina´s PicStory   great steel pics! :)
    March 2nd, 2013 at 8:59 pm   #  

  7. magiceye   Grim reminder
    March 2nd, 2013 at 8:02 pm   #  

  8. chica   Lindas tuas fotos e participação! abraços,chica
    March 2nd, 2013 at 7:43 pm   #  

  9. YTSL   I'm amazed to learn that there are pieces of what once was New York's World Trade Center are now in New Zealand as part of a thought-provoking memorial.
    March 2nd, 2013 at 2:08 pm   #  

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