Peschanaya Bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia

Friday, 17th November 2017, 16:21:14
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Peschanaya (Russian: Песч́аная) is a village in the Olkhonsky District of Irkutsk region of Russia, a part of the Khuzhirskiy municipal unit. Located in the bay Nurganskaya Guba in the middle part of the western coast of Olkhon Island, in 12 km northeast from the village Kharantsy. In the late 1930s near the village a correctional labor camp was established for those convicted of hooliganism and larceny...
Peschanaya bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Peschanaya bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Peschanaya bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Peschanaya bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia
Peschanaya bay, Khuzhirskiy, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia

The Halligen Islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany

Wednesday, 10th May 2017, 01:11:33
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The Halligen (singular Hallig) are ten small German islands without protective dikes in the North Frisian Islands on Schleswig-Holstein's Wadden Sea-North Sea coast in the district of Nordfriesland. The name comes from a Celtic word hal, meaning "salt", a reference to the low-lying land in the region which is often flooded over with saltwater by the tides. A greater number of Halligen existed in the Middle Ages than in the 21st century...
The Halligen islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany
The Halligen islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany
The Halligen islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany
The Halligen islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany
The Halligen islands, North Frisian Islands, Nordfriesland, Germany

Bird's-eye View Aerial Landscape Photography

Monday, 8th May 2017, 22:09:55
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A bird's-eye view is an elevated view of an object from above, with a perspective as though the observer were a bird, often used in the making of blueprints, floor plans and maps. It can be an aerial photograph, but also a drawing. Before manned flight was common, the term "bird's eye" was used to distinguish views drawn from direct observation at high locations (for example a mountain or tower), from those constructed from an imagined (bird's) perspectives...
bird's-eye view aerial landscape photography
bird's-eye view aerial landscape photography
bird's-eye view aerial landscape photography
bird's-eye view aerial landscape photography
bird's-eye view aerial landscape photography

World Travel Landscape Photography

Monday, 8th May 2017, 22:07:57
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World is a common name for the whole of human civilization, specifically human experience, history, or the human condition in general, worldwide, i.e. anywhere on Earth. In a philosophical context it may refer to: (1) the whole of the physical Universe, or (2) an ontological world (world disclosure). In a theological context, world usually refers to the material or the profane sphere, as opposed to the celestial, spiritual, transcendent or sacred...
world travel landscape photography
world travel landscape photography

Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Thursday, 19th January 2017, 11:46:09
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Lake Baikal (Russian: о́зеро Байка́л Ozero Baykal; Buryat: Байгал нуур Baygal nuur, meaning "nature lake") is the world's oldest and deepest lake at 30 million years old and with an average depth of 744.4 metres; it is the second most voluminous lake, after the Caspian Sea...
Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia
Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia
Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia
Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia
Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia

Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland

Thursday, 24th November 2016, 12:06:59
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The Regenwurmlager (Camp Regenwurm, literally: Camp Earthworm) is an extensive underground fortification area constructed by Germany in 1920s-1940s, now in western Poland, near the city of Międzyrzecz (formerly Meseritz). It was a system of underground bunkers interconnected by tunnels and corridors of total length over 100 km. On the Soviet maps it was denoted as "Мезерицкий укрепрайон". In 1945 it was abandoned by the German troops retreating without significant fights...
Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland
Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland
Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland
Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland
Camp Earthworm, Regenwurmlager, Międzyrzecz, Poland

Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia

Thursday, 5th November 2015, 15:22:28
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Kupol Gold Mine is a combination underground and open pit gold and silver mine in the Bilibinsky District of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug of Russia. The mine, which produces gold and silver doré bars, is 100% owned by Toronto based Kinross Gold. The name Kupol (Russian: купол), literally means "dome". History Development of the mine began in 2005 on a property owned by the Bema Gold Corporation. Bema Gold financed construction through a series of loans totaling $425 million...
Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia
Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia
Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia
Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia
Kupol Gold Mine, Bilibinsky District, Chukotka, Siberia, Russia

Sama-Bajau People, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia

Monday, 2nd November 2015, 10:21:42
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Sama-Bajau people, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia
Sama-Bajau people, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia
Sama-Bajau people, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia
Sama-Bajau people, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia
Sama-Bajau people, Sulawesi, Greater Sunda Islands, Indonesia

Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal

Tuesday, 6th October 2015, 22:27:00
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Mount Everest (Tibetan/Sherpa: ཇོ་མོ་གླང་མ, Chomolungma; Chinese: 珠穆朗玛峰, Zhūmùlǎngmǎ Fēng; Nepali: सगरमाथा, Sagarmāthā) is the Earth's highest mountain, with a peak at 8,848 metres (29,029 ft) above sea level and the 5th tallest mountain measured from the centre of the Earth. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. The international border between China and Nepal runs across the precise summit point...
Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal
Mount Everest, Mahālangūr Himāl, Himalayas, Sagarmatha, Nepal
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