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Blue Island Train Trestles

The photo is a winter scene of three train trestles located in Blue Island, Illinois. The starkness of the photo belies the name of the town they're situated in. Blue Island is a gritty town located on the southwest side of Chicago.

TAGS: Cold, Illinois, Serene, Stark, United States

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Lisle, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2015
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Copyright:
© Perry Paliga.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2014
Total Views: 22
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2015, 7:56 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D700
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO2000
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PHOTO LOCATION Blue Island, Illinois, Illinois, United States of America