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Great Wall Ruins stands in the smog

This is a section of the great wall, a part of the "old wall" not rebuilt, extending into its entirety in the backdrop mountains that were almost engulfed by smog. I hope to show the magnitude of the great wall both in its historical sense and its structure.

TAGS: China, Culture, Environment, History, Ruins, Travel

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© Hong Xu.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2015, 9:20 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO200
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