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Taking Point

By KevSB
1944 Us Mortar platoon from 9th Infantry Division take a few minutes to rest and take stock of there situation, Taken at the festival of forties this weekend, first time id met these guys and a pleasure to work with them. What I liked about this picture is its timeless, Uniforms change as do guns but this could be a scene from so many periods.

Tags: Petrol Soldier Black and white American Gi 1944 1040S

Voters: debu, Trevhas, andypitstop and 21 more


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debu 6 India
2 Aug 2013 3:48PM
Very nice mono.
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Hamlin 4 3 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2013 12:04AM
Well caught...reminds me of my WW2 re-enacting days some 20 years ago!

I would suggest softening the sharpness as photo looks too sharp for the era it portrays, otherwise really well doneSmile
derekhansen Plus
7 210 24 United Kingdom
3 Aug 2013 3:49PM
A great sense of realism achieved here Kev.
Derek
silverfoxey 7 9 1 United Kingdom
7 Aug 2013 4:45PM
Well executed in composition reinacted of the yanks involvement in WW2. James Wink

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