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Anderson Bridge, Singapore

Anderson Bridge is a vehicular bridge that spans across the Singapore River. It is located near the river's mouth in the Downtown Core Planning Area of Singapore's Central Area.

The elegant bridge displays an excellent combination of intricate plaster and metalwork unmatched by any other bridge locally. It comprises three steel arches with supporting steel ribs extending across them, two rusticated archways and a fluted pier at each end.

During the Japanese Occupation of Singapore (1942-1945), the severed heads of criminals were hung on Anderson Bridge as a warning to discourage citizens from breaking the law.

pp: This is no HDR. Just blending 3 exposures with gradual erasing set at 30% steps to bring out dark and blown off areas.

Another shoot out with my night crawler buddy Reggie.

Best to view on BLACK

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Taken on September 6, 2009