Tag: wind

  • The Place Where the Earth Suddenly Stops

    written by trincheiras on 2012-07-13 in #world #locations
    The Place Where the Earth Suddenly Stops

    Cabo Espichel sets an abrupt frontier between the earth and the sea. With gigantic cliffs, magnificent views, and a rebellious ocean all in the same place, it sets the mood to deeply understanding how small human nature is.

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  • Brighton Pier

    written by lukaaus on 2011-07-08 in #world #locations
    Brighton Pier

    Located at the end of the Grand Parade, Brighton Pier is the centre point for the Brighton seafront. Hosting rides, food, and amusements for the majority of the year it is a prominent feature of this seaside city.

  • At the beach in Zandvoort

    written by spoeker on 2011-04-26 in #world #locations
    At the beach in Zandvoort

    Zandvoort in the Netherlands is always good for a nice day at the beach. The name comes from "sand" and "ford" (voorde) - and if Zandvoort is known for one thing, it's vast beaches. So put your suntan on and get ready to have the time of your life!

  • Atacama: Patchamama Esteve Aqui - Mother Nature Was Here

    written by ghidini on 2011-02-25 in #world #locations
    Atacama: Patchamama Esteve Aqui - Mother Nature Was Here

    Atacama is the driest desert in the whole world. And believe me, this is true. We spent four nights over there, including New Year's Eve; climbed a volcano, and had a great time meeting people from everywhere, but I must confess it was full of Brazilians.

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  • Jökulsárlón in Iceland – Lost in Attraction

    written by u-t-e on 2011-02-15 in #world #locations
    Jökulsárlón in Iceland – Lost in Attraction

    This is basically an advertisement for the country of Iceland, of Jökulsárlón in particular. Easily accessible through Route 1, which goes all around Iceland, the epitome of peacefulness is situated in the south of the country.

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  • Quickie Tipster: I Dare You Not to Wind!

    written by kamiraze on 2011-01-11 in #gear #tipster
    Quickie Tipster: I Dare You Not to Wind!

    Having trouble shooting those weird yet fascinating double exposures? It's really easy, as long as you let your camera do the work. This tiny tip will help you!

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  • The Beaches of the Outer Hebrides

    written by bensozia on 2010-09-23 in #world #locations
    The Beaches of the Outer Hebrides

    "Don't like the weather? Wait twenty minutes." - Scottish saying. I thought the bad weather would never end and I'd never get to see the beach on Benbecula that I'd dreamt about for weeks. Check out the beaches of the outer Hebrides!

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  • Lewis & Harris

    written by bensozia on 2010-09-18 in #world #locations
    Lewis & Harris

    Remote, isolated and gorgeous. Lewis and Harris or Leòdhas agus na Hearadh in the Outer Hebrides is the largest island in Scotland. Lewis, to the north, has a relatively flat landscape and is home to the island's main(only) city(large town), Stornoway or Steòrnabhagh and also the five thousand-year-old megalithic monument at Calanais.

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  • Windy Ericeira in the Cliffs of the Atlantic

    written by saidseni on 2010-07-30 in #world #locations
    Windy Ericeira in the Cliffs of the Atlantic

    Ericeira is a fisherman village placed in the cliffs facing the Atlantic and surrounded by beaches that attract both surfers and tourists. It is located 35km northwest from Lisbon. The cliffs where it stands provide great views of the Atlantic ocean and the magnificent sunsets over the sea.

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  • Wind takes Lomography

    written by sumsi on 2010-05-04 in #events
    Wind takes Lomography

    The second part of the triology water - air - earth will be exhibited in Athens. Admire over 150 great lomographs in the gallery M55.

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  • How I Survived the Hurricane called Oli

    written by vicuna on 2010-02-22 in #world #locations
    How I Survived the Hurricane called Oli

    For the very first time in my life I experienced a hurricane. It was Hurricane Oli that came over Raiatea island the 3rd of February 2010. And as it occurred exactly at the time of my stage of the LC-A race, I couldn't avoid to take some pictures and share this experience with you in a location, even if the hurricane in itself isn't a "real" location....

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  • Tipster of the Week: Long and Winding Film

    written by kernow_and_cambria on 2009-12-27 in #gear #tipster
    Tipster of the Week: Long and Winding Film

    What is it this time? Just had and bad day? Then why not pick up your camera and a couple of rolls now because you will definitely have a good time and will be feeling alright just by doing this simple and very fun Tipster! Yay!

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  • Windmills, Datca

    written by zekiyeayse on 2009-11-16 in #world #locations
    Windmills, Datca

    Withering mills of a windy peninsula.

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  • Paragliding in The Bavarian Forest

    written by vicuna on 2009-06-22 in #world #locations
    Paragliding in The Bavarian Forest

    One of the oldest human dreams is to fly like the birds. In the Greek mythology, Icarus and his father Daedalus tried to escape from their exile on the island of Crete by building themselves wings made out of feathers and wax.... but Icarus was so fascinated to feel like a bird that he came to close to the sun, the wax melted and he felt down in the sea.... Today, some crazy human beings are still trying to fly: the paragliders

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  • Cardigan, Wales

    written by tommynorth on 2008-09-11 in #world #locations
    Cardigan, Wales

    Wales, or West wales to be exact is a rugged, tough, windswept place where the people are made of steel and granite and courage. Every year i go there to visit my friends a few times. To this day i have not been there and not been rained on. But that's the magic of Wales.

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