Tiananmen Square and the 38 meters (125 ft) high monument to the People's Heroes, Beijing
Monument to the People's Heroes at Tiananmen Square was erected as a national monument of China. It serves as a national monument of the People's Republic of China for the martyrs of revolutionary in the 19th and 20th centuries. The public memorial is located in Asia, Far East People's Republic China Capital City Beijing Megacity, Dongcheng.
The fine-art urban photographic print is taken during sunset creating a warm, soft glow. The only person visible is the guard standing just left of the stairs. The relative size of the man standing juxtaposed against the monument creates a sense of size.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2015