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Coastal defense in Holland

Coastal defense in Holland
Copyright ©2005, Johann Ticoalu
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This is one of the coastal defense measures that the Netherlands has build to protect the country. It is one of the worlds biggest coastal defense projects and an example of Dutch water related engineering .

Photographer: Johann Ticoalu
Folder: scorpio images
Uploaded: 24-May-2005 21:22 CEST
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Camera: Olympus E300
Exposure time: 1/60
Aperture: f7.1
Focal length: 90mm
Lens: Olympus Zuiko 14-45mm
Focusing method:
ISO: 100
White balance: Auto
Flash: no
Image format: SHQ
Processing applied: Cropping and adjustment of saturation
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Image resized to: 556x940

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nice pic

Good Picture. But your wall is a joke. All defense measures are bullshit and wasting our money. Stopping poor migrants from a new life and letting bandits fly over. Anyway, you need to focus at hyperfocal distance for this image.

X Z at 06:52 CEST on 26-May-2005 [Reply]

nice pic

Could you please tell me what hyperfocal distance is? And thanks for the comment on the picture.

Furthermore the wall you see is not meant for keeping out migrants, but it is meant for keeping out the sea. It is a dam that can be opened and closed, depending on the sea conditions. The Netherlands is largely situated below sea level, therefore proper defense against the sea is necesarry to prevent flooding of a large part of the country.

Johann Ticoalu at 11:22 CEST on 26-May-2005 [Reply]

Delta Werken

Prachtige opname van de Delta werken in Zeeland, X Z weet niet waar die over spreekt, ik hoop dat hij wijzer is geworden na je uitleg....

Fonzy - at 20:25 CEST on 13-Jun-2005 [Reply]