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    I joined the others on the long walk to see the dead whale. On it's side, fin in the air, it was magnificent and enormous, more rusted sculpture than sea-creature. I watched people come and go; some took selfies, some a closer look. Most gestures were kind; flowers were left by the mouth, a sympathy card placed at the tail. These girls, completely unprompted, collected cobblestones and made little piles. I asked them why, "for the whale" they said. Pure and true.
    Composition 15
    Lighting 11
    Creativity 7
    Story 19
    Photo Details
    Date Taken: Apr 27, 2016
    Date Uploaded: May 3, 2016
    Location: San Clemente, California, United States
    Camera: Canon EOS 5D
    Focal Length: 24 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/250 sec
    Aperture: f/11
    ISO: 320
    Copyright: © Wednesday Aja
    Categories: Animals, Black and White, People
    Assignments: Pristine Seas