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To Good Hope cape

To Good Hope cape

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alexander stefanatos


Pro Member, thessaloniki

To Good Hope cape

Africa
South Africa
Cape Town
on the way to cape Good Hope


Travelling from Cape Town to the southest tip of the African continent, the Good Hope cape, one experiences sudden and most bizarre environmental changes regarding the shore line as much as the inland of the peninsula. The most fascinating are those along the shore with stretching areas covered with all kind of pebbles, sand and seaweeds washed out from an almost eternally agitated and frothy sea that extends sight to the deepest end of an horizon covered by colorful and most diverse cloud formations. On the way there are rocks, not very far from the shore, where nest seagulls, cormorans and sea lions and in various well protected rocky recesses, penguin colonies. Occasionally, deeper in the sea, a well trained and expert eye- definitely not mine- could spot the dark bulk of a surfacing whale....

Comments 7

  • SINA 07/04/2016 11:53

    auch ein grossartiges Foto wenn der Blick über die unwegigen Steine endlich zum Wasser gelangt
    SCHÖN Alexander
    herzliche Grüße von Kristine

  • Mirjam Burer 05/04/2016 16:25

    impressive and dramatic seascape Alexander...
    wish I was there...it must be fascinating...
    compliments, I like your pictures in colour... :-)
    me agapi
    Mirjam
  • sparkling light 03/04/2016 9:45

    This one of your Cape series is a fine example of how things are there. Ever changing weather scenarios even in summer. In other months you literally can have four seasons in a day. I like the Cape Point Nature Reserve very much and have done many of the lovely hiking trails there which lead you to fantastic places, as I spend some of our european winter time with my wife there on a quite regular basis.
    A very fine landscape photo from you, dear Alexander.
    all the best
    Jost
  • Harold Thompson 03/04/2016 8:55

    Good view along the beach and sky
    :-)) Harold
  • Sue Thompson 03/04/2016 8:35

    A beautiful sea/sky scape. The colours and details are excellent.

    :))
  • Carlo.Pollaci 03/04/2016 6:19

    Immagine spettacolare ed evocativa di un lembo di terra che segna il confine del mondo.
    Un caro saluto,
    Carlo
  • adriana lissandrini 02/04/2016 22:47

    magnificent landscape, truly spectacular
    made with excellent sharpness and depth
    surely this is the best part of this State
    Adriana

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Camera NIKON D200
Lens Sigma 10-20mm F4-5.6 EX DC HSM
Aperture 7.1
Exposure time 1/160
Focus length 20.0 mm
ISO 100

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