Big pics below.
Big pics below.

CenturyLink sign replaces Qwest's blue light over downtown Denver (PHOTOS)

A month ago, CenturyLink began taking down the giant Qwest sign that's cast Denver in a blue light for years. Last night marked the official switch-over -- and it was clearly a big job.

Look below to see CenturyLink photos of a transition that truly marks a sign of the times.

The way it was.
The way it was.
Give him a "C."
Give him a "C."
These guys had to be letter-perfect.
These guys had to be letter-perfect.
Heaven "Cent."
Heaven "Cent."
There's still something missing from this "Link."
There's still something missing from this "Link."
Almost done.
Almost done.
The completed job...
The completed job...
... and a new addition to the Denver skyline.
... and a new addition to the Denver skyline.

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