Kata Tjuta, also known as Mount Olga (or colloquially as The Olgas), are a group of large domed rock formations or bornhardts located southwest of Alice Springs.

Uluru and Kata Tjuta form the two major landmarks within the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

The 36 domes are mainly composed of conglomerate, a sedimentary rock.

This image, captured near the Valley of the Winds walk, shows a close-up of the unusually shaped domes.

The Olgas, Northern Territory, Australia.

Mamiya ZM film camera, as is.

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  • Trudi's Images
    Trudi's Imagesabout 3 years ago

    Great capture Michael, lovely colours

  • Thank you very much Trudi

    – Michael John

  • EarthGipsy
    EarthGipsyabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful image, Michael. Brings back memories of some wonderful walks.

  • Thank you for the comment and fave

    – Michael John

  • Donna Keevers Driver
    Donna Keevers ...about 3 years ago

    What a gorgeous setting… sigh

    Gosh, that’s beautiful…

    Fantastic capture, Michael!

  • Thank you very much for that Donna. It sure is an amazing landscape out there.

    – Michael John

  • David Davies
    David Daviesabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful, Michael!

  • Thank you very much David

    – Michael John

  • Rocksygal52
    Rocksygal52about 3 years ago

    Beautiful shot Micheal, well done.

    Cheers Jude

  • Thank you very much Jude

    – Michael John

  • myraj
    myrajabout 3 years ago

    Fantastic image Michael. Such true blue colour.
    (We are in WA at the moment and I sooo want go visit the NT}
    Myra

  • Thank you very much Myra. Hope you get there!

    – Michael John

  • Karina  Cooper
    Karina Cooperabout 3 years ago

    Great shot Michael,just been there myself….amazing place

  • Thank you very much Karina – it sure is.

    – Michael John

  • Virginia McGowan
    Virginia McGowanabout 3 years ago

    just perfection Michael, I did a painting of this bit a few yearsa go didn’t like the foreground so chopped it off, big mistake! , still trying to work out how to glue it back together..,…LOL [on a board!]

  • lol – Thanks for that Virginia

    – Michael John

  • TonyCrehan
    TonyCrehanabout 3 years ago

    Great capture of this oz icon, Michael.

  • Thanks for that comment and fave Tony

    – Michael John

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeabout 3 years ago

  • Thanks

    – Michael John

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