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Lens: DA* 50-135 Camera: K200D Photo Location: Turku, Finland ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/45s Aperture: F5.6 
Posted By: Horst-Helmut, 09-12-2010, 11:49 AM

Original idea was to shoot some warships that were staying in Turku for the weekend, I thought I go to a different location to take some picturtes but that place was temporarily declared as military area.

While cycling to the location I had in mind I found a huge metal sphere that had some interesting details. No idea what it is.

Edit: I just found out that it's an old gas storage ball
heres a link to pictures from google http://maps.google.fi/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=fi&geocode=&q=turku&sll=62.5933...id=po-30093834

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Very interesting (although unordinary) subject matter. Thanks for sharing!

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In the photos it looks more like a cylinder than a sphere. Interesting "industrial bleak" pictures. Communicate the idea of man-made but extremely inhuman and foreboding.
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