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U.S. Civil War

U.S. Civil War
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Copyright: Eleu Tabares (eldancer1) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1374 W: 0 N: 4385] (23784)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-10-28
Categories: Daily Life, Event, Action, Mood, Portrait
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-01-02 6:25
Viewed: 903
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The American Civil War (also the War between the States, or simply the Civil War) was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 between the United States (the "Union" or the "North") and several Southern slave states that had declared their secession and formed the Confederate States of America (the "Confederacy" or the "South"). The war had its origin in the fractious issue of slavery, and, after four years of bloody combat (mostly in the South), the Confederacy was defeated, slavery was abolished, and the difficult Reconstruction process of restoring unity and guaranteeing rights to the freed slaves began. (From Wikipedia)

Taken during the U.S. Civil War Reenactment at the Mountain Spring Ranch about 15 miles west of Las Vegas.

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Hi Eleu,
Nice capture reflecting possible the most "bloody" and awful time in the US.Nice details on the soldiers and their horses.

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  • nicou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2777 W: 0 N: 5194] (50772)
  • [2013-01-02 7:51]


Quelle compo et captage superbe avec leur costume en plein mouvement avec les beaux chevaux dans ce beau pré vert grandiose.
bravo et amitié

Ciao Eleu, lovely composition with beautiful historical rievocation, excellent clarity, splendid light and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend, Happy New Year 2013, ciao Silvio

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  • rychem Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 736 W: 13 N: 634] (21244)
  • [2013-01-02 10:41]

Beautiful scene with a trio of riders in historical costumes, good details and colors, well done

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  • suzley Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1833 W: 317 N: 3045] (23928)
  • [2013-01-02 14:39]

Hi Eleu

It still never ceases to amaze what turns up here on a daily basis. Great movement captured, the horses have been turned to statues.

stv ;o))

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