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D-Day Landings 2 | by Balakov
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D-Day Landings 2

A Lego recreation of Robert Capa's 1944 photograph taken during the D-Day landings on Omaha beach during World War II.

 

Original here ... en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Capa,_D-Day2.jpg

 

Setup shot here ... www.flickr.com/photos/balakovsetup/2517087424/

 

Lego soldiers from www.brickarms.com

 

Wikipedia has an the story of the how Capa's original negatives were damaged during development at Life magazine ( en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Capa ), I had to simulate the effect in photoshop :)

 

Print available on Redbubble.

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Taken on April 26, 2008