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Bones of the Earth, Myanba Gorge
Celebration: countdown 37

An old miner once called this crooked waterfall near the top of the gorge the "Fafnir Vatnfall", after the old northern dwarf prince who through greed turned into a dragon guarding a cursed gold horde ( a fickle gold field was once found near here).

Seeing things (pareidolia) is a common condition when walking through the Australian bush. It is how we stay alive. Apart from strange, deadly encounters, the extremes of heat, drought and flood combine to give rise to all manner of yarns, and sometimes the stories stick to the locality. Still, i am not a great fan of transplanting names from the Northern Hemisphere into this South Land, but perhaps we can turn a blind eye here for this part of the river is home to many river dragons, large (5'+) monitor lizards patrol the gorge.

If you look too long you might see other things in the water sculptured granite: a koala, a heart, a kangaroo, a slippery dip or a fleck of gold dust. A preacher once stood here and saw beneath the arches of a great church, his pulpit.

Myanba Gorge near the locality of Cathcart is a massive southern gorge connecting the ocean with the Australia Alps. Along the blue granite bed of an ancient river that perhaps once flowed the other way back towards the Alps, Myamba Creek now cuts a steep path of multiple zig-zags through the Bones of the Earth to the Towamba River and the ocean. Like all who are young, it dallies along the way, sculpting strange shapes as it goes.

Celebrate: Thank you. To celebrate what we all achieved on G+, i am publishing the 50 most viewed posts in this collection until shutdown. This is a reprocessed image of the Fafnir Vatnfall (38th most viewed - viewed 1,888,761 times).

Image: This shot was taken above the fall, looking down onto the zigzag. The white rock has been bleached by the sun, and carries the stain of floods and a gather of leaf litter. Or is it bone, dry blood and gold flecks - and is the eye really shut? I have reprocessed a closer shot of the scene, drawing out the ambiguity latent in the image by toning for depth.

After shutdown, you can find me by visiting https://wheretofind.me/@peterquinton
Adventure with me at my website: http://www.silenttheory.net
The books we wrote here on G+ are now on Amazon: https://amazon.com/author/peterquinton
My footprints are on GoogleMaps: https://goo.gl/maps/r2CtN5y38XJ2

#CelebrateCountdown (please feel free to use this hashtag to celebrate your own favorite posts)
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say goodbye to the Gauntlet..

#alienabductionfriday is in full effect so just let it be.. the launch sequence is being meticulously prepared for that long ride home; we've been out here for eons.. met a couple of sonsofs whom we still cannot name ;) ran our beer tabs to the limit.. played poker for battle ready space ship pink slips and chased down some notorious AIG's

all in the name of science; and maybe some good ol' fashioned what the fuck why nots.. I stand here knowing full well; you can take the alien outta orbit but you can't take the stars from they eyes.. or some ish like that

+Alex Lapidus +Heiko Mahr +Janice LaMere Hackney and the one they call "Rubes" got my six so you better put your gear in reverse :) skrrt!

https://soundcloud.com/clammyclams/01-crystals-gta-v?in=emerjen-c/sets/clams-casino
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One of my early posts here on Google+

I'll be on
facebook https://www.facebook.com/ina.gat.2
instagram https://www.instagram.com/einfachina/
flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/inagat/
and maybe MeWe https://mewe.com/i/inagat

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Guru's Picks 3 - Longing for Spring

Part of this blog on my website:
https://anjawessels.photography/gurus-picks-en/

CAMERA: Canon EOS 650D
LENS Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro
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#photography #photo #bossom #flower #macro #Spring
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Here's an update where you can find me and my photos from now on. My primary space is my blog: https://blog.wayofcolors.me
But I'm also on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/my_way_of_colors/
and now on: https://mewe.com/profile/5c61caff58422b288a5def90
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Heart of Gold
Shot at Mt. Kushigatayama in Yamanashi Pref., JAPAN

Follow Yuga on:
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/KritaYuga
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kritayuga
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kuriyuga
Twitter: https://twitter.com/kritayuga
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Samsung několik posledních let pracuje na svém ohebném smartphonu, který bude zároveň fungovat také jako tablet. Doposud byl k vidění pouze prototyp, a to navíc ještě jen na okamžik. Příští týden však výrobce svou novinku, která nese prozatím označení Galaxy F, již odhalí v plné kráse. Jihokorejský gigant příchod přelomového modelu stvrzuje v oficiální pozvánce.
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Společnost Energy Sistem uvádí na trh novou řadu chytrých reproduktorů Energy Smart Speaker. Novinky nabízejí vedle pěkného designu a slušného zvuku také službu Amazon Alexa, jejímž prostřednictvím lze zařízení hlasově ovládat a zároveň získat potřebné informace o aktuálním dění.
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Wallagunda River Falls Second plunge and pool, Morton NP
Celebration: countdown 38

I remember this moment clearly. I scrambled down the slope to my viewpoint, but heavy fog blanketed the scene. I hesitated, starting to turn back, when a puff of wind opened the vista.
Through the highland mist, you can see the strange rock filters at the top of the second plunge - fragile honeycombed rock connecting pool and fall.

This is a single handheld shot through afternoon mist. I originally toned to emphasize structure rather than depth (the rock walls above the pool are difficult to image: the overhang and different lighting conditions/humidity make each shot different). I originally tried not to separate the colors by dehazing the drifting mist, preferring simply to let the eye wander the structures. This time i have dehazed a little, and reduced Magenta saturation and luminance (to compensate for the greens in the image.

Celebrate: Thank you. To celebrate what we all achieved on G+, i am publishing the 50 most viewed posts in this collection until shutdown. This is a reprocessed image of Wallagunda River Falls (38th most viewed - viewed 1,885,147 times).

After shutdown, you can find me by visiting https://wheretofind.me/@peterquinton
Adventure with me at my website: http://www.silenttheory.net
The books we wrote here on G+ are now on Amazon: https://amazon.com/author/peterquinton
My footprints are on GoogleMaps: https://goo.gl/maps/r2CtN5y38XJ2

#CelebrateCountdown (please feel free to use this hashtag to celebrate your own favorite posts)

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Somewhere deep in the Himalayas, on a 21 day trek. One of the best experiences of my life.

Join me on Instagram before G+ shuts down
https://instagram.com/clintburkinshaw
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Haan – Rooster (Baardkriel – Barbu)

New blog on anjawessels.photography: Proud to be chicken
https://anjawessels.photography/proud-to-be-chicken/

CAMERA: Canon EOS 80D
LENS Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro

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#photography #animal #zoo #chicken #rooster #Orchideeenhoeve #proud #baardkriel #Barbu
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A look back over the G+ Years

I haven't reshared the original post with this one, it needed reprocessing, and it's fascinating how differently you see a photo you've taken when you haven't looked at it for a while.

#TheGoodOldDaysofGplus

#CelebrateCountdown a hashtag started by +Peter Quinton

April 2nd will be the last day of G+ apparently, I'll be here 'till the end, but if you want to find me elsewhere you can get in touch via my website or follow me

https://www.chrissutton.com
Or
https://www.instagram.com/oldshakey/
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Tokyo Bay

This is Tokyo Bay in Tokyo, Japan. Only one month in winter the bridge is colored in the rainbow bridge color. Have a nice weekend. :))
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Netrpělivě očekávaná mediální událost společnosti Samsung je doslova za rohem a tak se nyní můžeme podívat na tiskové snímky chystaných smartphonů Galaxy S10e, S10 a S10+. Ty mají představovat to nejlepší, co se letos od jihokorejského gigantu objeví v obchodech.
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All mere complexities...

(Title from the poem Byzantium by William Butler Yeats)


April 2nd will be the last day of G+ apparently, I'll be here 'till the end, but if you want to find me elsewhere you can get in touch via my website or follow me

https://www.chrissutton.com
Or
https://www.instagram.com/oldshakey/
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Gibraltar Creek Falls Namadgi, Australian Capital Territory
Celebration: countdown 39

A 50m (150’) fall into a deep gorge. This is the only accessible deep fall in the Namadgi wilderness. After exiting the gorge, an unusual 'horizontal' waterfall (resulting from massive flows) can be experienced here.

Image: A panorama of three fast shots taken in falling light lightly toned for depth (to separate spray threads). While the result appears coherent, there is inevitable distortion in the bottom part of a shot, where the angle of the camera from horizontal is about 30 degrees. To address the optical distortion (ie, that the fall is developing a fan-like shape) , i have vignetted the image to darken the lower sides of the image.

Celebrate: Thank you. To celebrate what we all achieved on G+, i am publishing the 50 most viewed posts in this collection until shutdown. This is a reprocessed image of Gibraltar Falls (39th most viewed - viewed 1,847,993 times).

After shutdown, you can find me by visiting https://wheretofind.me/@peterquinton
Adventure with me at my website: http://www.silenttheory.net
The books we wrote here on G+ are now on Amazon: https://amazon.com/author/peterquinton
My footprints are on GoogleMaps: https://goo.gl/maps/r2CtN5y38XJ2

#CelebrateCountdown (please feel free to use this hashtag to celebrate your own favorite posts)

To my surprise, my G+ archive reports that my pictures received many hundred of millions of views (this week it hit 400 million). Lots of G+ artists and photographers would have had a far greater number of views - and your own posts were probably seen far more times than you might imagine. If anyone ever tells you that G+ didn't have any impact, tell them, it was an awesome place to be part of.

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Time Has Told Me

(Title from one of my favourite albums, "5 Leaves Left" by Nick Drake)


April 2nd will be the last day of G+ apparently, I'll be here 'till the end, but if you want to find me elsewhere you can get in touch via my website or follow me

https://www.chrissutton.com
Or
https://www.instagram.com/oldshakey/
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This town looks good in snow
Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi, Japan

Follow Yuga on:
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/KritaYuga
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kritayuga
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kuriyuga
Twitter: https://twitter.com/kritayuga
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A colorful sunset in southern Laos

Follow me on Instagram before G+ shuts down
https://instagram.com/clintburkinshaw
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Lama

This lama part of this blog: Faces in Blijdorp
https://anjawessels.photography/faces-in-blijdorp/

CAMERA: Canon EOS 80D
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#photography #animal #zoo #lama #blijdorp
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At the end

This is the view of Kamakura Japan. I shot it last year, Btw Google plus will end on April 2. Thanks for everything! :)
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