canon eos 50d
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this was taken just before sunrise on a beach in zanzibar. in fact it was before six in the morning. people were already walking or cycling along the beach on their way to work.

the original on flickr

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- high quality images – variety collection – 2010-06-14
- the tropical zone – 2011-08-24
- mozambique, the indian ocean, south africa, swaziland, tanzania, malawi, zambia, and zimbabwe – 2012-04-28


50d, aires, bike, canon, featuredim, indian ocean, landscape, seascape, sunrise, zanzibar tanzania


  • Lars Basinski
    Lars Basinskiabout 4 years ago

    Amazing range of colors and a beautiful simple composition!
    You know, I am a fan of simplicity and clarity :) A fave!

  • thank you, lars! i was so lucky to be there, and in so many ways!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • AnnieSnel
    AnnieSnelabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful scenery and colours!!

  • many thanks, annie!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • Rosej
    Rosejabout 4 years ago

    Lovely work – the colours are just stunning.

  • thank you. it was quite a magical moment.

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • azvicki
    azvickiabout 4 years ago

    This is fabulous! I’m a big fan – thanks for sharing.

  • thank you, vicki!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • JoyceIone
    JoyceIoneabout 4 years ago
    Excellent! "Art & Collectables Sales Group.*


  • thank you!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • pat gamwell
    pat gamwellabout 4 years ago
  • thank you so much, pat! ; ))

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • Veikko  Suikkanen
    Veikko Suikkanenabout 4 years ago

    So beautiful morning, well done Iris!

  • thank you, veikko. much appreciated!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • S .
    S .about 4 years ago

    stunning shot ! what a beautiful scene

  • thank you, shoaib!

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • rachaelgreig1
    rachaelgreig1about 4 years ago

    Beautiful, Great colours and composition! (:

  • many thanks again, rachael! ; )

    – Iris Mackenzie

  • YogiColleen
    YogiColleenalmost 3 years ago

    Ahhhhhh….. beautiful and serene! :)

  • ; )) many thanks, colleen!

    – Iris Mackenzie

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